THE EVOLVING BLOG

March 19, 2019

Safe Banking – Cannabis Industry’s Necessary Step

The cannabis industry as a whole continues to overcome significant challenges both nationally and locally in California. A multi-billion-dollar industry that operates as cash only simply isn’t a su...

February 28, 2019

TARGETING YOUR OUTDOOR LIVING DEMOGRAPHIC

The outdoor living concept has expanded exponentially. According to Hearth & Home Magazine, it has become a permanent part of the Northern American lifestyle. There are so many elements to cons...

January 24, 2019

Cannabis a Year Later – What’s in Store for 2019?

It’s been a year since cannabis became legal in California, and it’s been a changing and arduous year for the industry.  As of last week, the Office of Administrative Law (OAL) has officially appro...

January 4, 2019

Five Marketing Trends for 2019

Most business owner would like to ensure they are at the cutting edge of their industry.  We all look at trends, and often the trends are more a list of new inventions and technologies than the dir...

November 16, 2018

Health and Wellness of Cannabis

Oster and Associates recently hosted “Health and Wellnes...

October 29, 2018

Holiday Advertising - Focusing on Quality

The holidays are just around the corner and with Black Fri...

September 17, 2018

CBD market is on the verge of becoming a mega-industry

The cannabis industry is growing at a record pace and the CBD sub-market is on its way to becoming a booming mega-industry itself. According to a recent

September 6, 2018

Recognizing the Importance of Social Responsibility Branding

Today, consumers are increasingly aware of not only how their produce is grown, but also of the social impact a company can have on communities. This awareness prompted Oster and Associates to work...

August 30, 2018

Investing in Your Personal Brand - Why it's Important

When we hear the term brand what usually comes to mind is McDonald’s, Apple, Target – big name companies but in today’s online world, investing in one’s own personal brand is becoming more...

August 24, 2018

Planning for the Future of Mission Valley

The middle of San Diego is going to be the center of the action this fall as Mission Valley’s land surrounding and including where SDCCU Stadium (form...