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Full Bio : Jimmy Young is the founder of Pro Cannabis Media. He is a native New Englander, growing up in Newton, MA. In 1979 he graduated from Tufts University where he started his 40 year career as sports producer at WBZ TV4 at the age 20. Hired by the CBS affiliate in Portland Maine in 1981 as a sports anchor/reporter, Jimmy worked at WGME TV13 for 11 years hosting shows, reporting from major sports events, and doing play by play for area colleges and high schools. In 1992, he returned to his hometown of Newton, MA where he joined the original team of New England Cable News. He hosted "Jimmy Young's Sports World" at NECN from 1992-98. He also won a regional Emmy Award for the nation's first TV sports talk show for kids, Kid Company's Sportworld with Drew Bledsoe as special guest. He currently lives in Needham, MA.

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He's been a creative video producer and a personality in New Jersey for the past 20 years. Rock It Growth Agency's Chief Rock N'...

Episode 62: Oregon’s Best Budtender in 2016 is Emma Chasen, now she’s teaching. On...

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Episode 61: In The Weeds with Jimmy Young and Special Guest Dr. David Cunic...

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Episode 59: Study Cannabis? Now you can in college! Educator Rob Mejia of Stockton...

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Episode 53: CBD, the Cure or Snake Oil? Is it safe? Flower and Tonic...

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