Today at 1pm EST we are hosting an expert call on electronic cigarettes with Craig Weiss, CEO of NJOY, titled "NJOY and Developing Trends in the E-Cig Industry."
We also want to note that Craig and NJOY were featured in an NYTimes article over the weekend.
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- Conference Code: 959896#
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KEY CALL TOPICS WILL INCLUDE
- Industry trends and the developing landscape
- NJOY's company profile and share of the category
- The regulator outlook for e-cigs in the U.S. and internationally
- What the future holds for e-cigs
ABOUT CRAIG WEISS, PRESIDENT AND CEO OF NJOY
Before joining NJOY in June 2010, Craig Weiss, a U.S. Registered Patent Attorney, practiced law, where he focused on the drafting and prosecution of patent applications for medical device, eCommerce and business method inventions. Weiss has three patents to his name, including two for medical devices. He was also the managing member of a hedge fund focused on intellectual property. Weiss earned his law degree from Arizona State University and his bachelor's degree from the University of Pennsylvania.
NJOY is a private e-cig manufacturer, founded in 2006 and headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, with online sales and retail distribution in over 60,000 locations nationwide. NJOY has carved out a leading position in the category, offering a variety of rechargeable and disposable products in traditional tobacco and menthol varieties.
In April 2010 the company announced that it received a $20MM investment from the private equity company Catterton Partners. In June 2013, a collection of investors, including Sean Parker (formally at Facebook), announced a $75MM investment in the company.