LOS ANGELES, CA and SAINT JOHN, NB (CelebrityAccess) – Civilized Worldwide Inc. has announced that former Live Nation Chairman and powerhouse concert producer Michael Cohl is now an investor and a member of its board of directors.
Cohl brings his extensive experience and prolific network to Civilized, which currently produces exclusive branded experiences for both the cannabis industry and consumers, to help advance its event-focused line of business. The company also operates civilized.life, a news and entertainment website that reaches more than 2.5 million unique visitors per month North America-wide, and Civilized Studios, a multi-platform video network available to 100+ million viewers.
“I was looking for a media platform in the cannabis space where I could bring my expertise and I found it with Civilized,” says Cohl. “I’m excited about what we’ll achieve together, and the kind of events we’ll be offering audiences around the world.”
“Michael brings unparalleled knowledge, relationships and passion to the Civilized brand,” added Derek Riedle, CEO and Publisher of Civilized. “He joins Mitch Fox, the former Group President of Condé Nast and Publisher of Vanity Fair and Details magazines, who’s also a board member. With these two professional icons and our team, we’ll continue along our path of accelerated growth. It’s exciting times.”