The Road To Cannabis Business Success Begins Here...
The Green Seed Cannabis Business Accelerator program is dedicated to helping you succeed as an early stage cannabis entrepreneur. Still in the "I have a great idea" phase? We have you covered.
Your Private Invitation To Join An Exclusive Cannabis Accelerator Program That Will Provide Bigger-Than-Ever Breakthroughs In Your Income, Impact and Influence.
Creating Cannabis Leaders.
Our Mission:
To Help 1,000 Cannabis Entrepreneurs Achieve Success by 2025
A Message From Rick... 
Sneak Peek of What's Inside...
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Green Seed Accelerates Your Growth At Your Pace

It's not about our pace, it's about your pace. When you’re ready we’ll join you on your journey for 12 weeks straight, helping you every step of the way. While you focus on growing your company, we invest our time and mentorship, identify your gaps, provide direct, hands-on assistance, and connect you with expert mentors and set you up for potential investment if that's where you're headed.

We Meet You Where You Are

Another unique quality of Green Seed. We work with a small number of cannabis founders and that makes for a truly personalized and unique experience. Our focus on quality over quantity also means that we can flex to accommodate cannabis entrepreneurs at various stages of their growth cycle from early stage to advanced.
Where we've been:::
Instantly, You’ll Have The Connections, Guidance & Hands-On Mentorship Needed To Grow Your Cannabis Business Without Sacrificing Your Lifestyle Or Freedom and While Creating a Bigger Impact
All of our participants receive:
  • MENTORSHIP - The beauty of a 12-week program is that your mentorship will evolve as your operation grows and changes.
  • CONNECTIONS - Your network is your net worth. We’re a hive of connections to service providers, professionals, and industry experts.
  • FOCUS - It’s easy to get distracted by shiny objects, you ARE an entrepreneur, so we help you focus on what really matters: building strong traction with real clients paying real money.
  • PLANNING - Our leaders and mentors have led companies from startup to exit with strategic planning. Sensible scaling and long term growth is critical for optimal success and mapping it out with strategy is paramount to that.
  • COMMUNITY - You won't be alone. You'll be surrounded by a group of similar and growth minded cannabis entrepreneurs 
Our Team, Mentors and Advisors
Rick Martinez, Founder and Mentor
As a veteran, registered nurse, writer and successful entrepreneur, Rick brings a wealth of experience – and tremendous passion – for impacting lives. His story begins in the US Army, where Rick enlisted from 1988-1990. He soon earned his BSN degree from the University of the Incarnate Word and became a registered nurse (RN). After several years in nursing, Rick’s entrepreneurial spirit kicked in and in 2001 he bootstrapped started his first business. He is now Founder and CEO of Green Seed Cannabis Accelerator program (a cannabis company).

Our mission is to provide these fast moving, extraordinary entrepreneurs with the tools, accountability, community and vast experience to aggressively grow and master their businesses.

Rick is married to Lisa, his wife of over 18 years, and has three grown children.

Awards and accomplishments include:
• San Antonio’s “40 Under 40” award recipient
Awarded the prestigious Jefferson Award for community service 
•Recognized as one of the country’s “Top 100 Companies” by the U.S. Small Business Administration 
• 3x Amazon Best Selling author 
• Ironman triathlon finisher  
Cole Markus, Mentor and Advisor
Cole is a Denver native who has had his hands in everything from non-profit work, event planning, consulting, investments, and hemp research from the start of his Cannabis career. As a registered Colorado MMJ patient, former board member of the National Financial Cannabis Association, part of the The New England Cannabis Network (NECANN) Board of Advisors, owner of the Reno Cannabis Convention, and owner of Markus Investments; Cole is dedicated to the advancement of the legal cannabis industry. 

He is also an avid mountain biker that holds a degree in Finance from the University of Nevada, Reno.
Scott Fritz, Mentor and Advisor
Mr. Fritz founded Human Capital in 1997. He grew the company into a nationwide player with 2007 annual revenues of $170 million dollars. This hyper growth landed Human Capital and its affiliate division on the INC. 500 list in 2003 and 2004 with growth rates in excess of 1,000 percent. Human Capital was sold to a nationwide staffing firm in 2007.

In 2010 Scott authored The 40 Hour Work YEAR. The book chronicles Scott’s entrepreneurial journey first hand, as he shares strategic business methods, action focused exercises and the mindset philosophy that allowed him to achieve The 40 Hour Work YEAR and become a passive investor in his own business. Using his book as a platform, Mr. Fritz facilitates workshops and is a keynote speaker for dozens of groups every year.

As an active Angel Investor since 2000, Mr. Fritz has invested in over thirty separate ventures. His involvement with these companies ranges from passive investor to business coach and advisory board member.
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Peace, love and cannabis...
Rick Martinez
Founder and CEO, Green Seed Cannabis Business Accelerator
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