Founded in 2012, Metro Detroit Medical Marijuana Consultants is a team of communicators and leadership experts, working to help small business owners become more profitable. Our goal is to make the cannabis industry accessible to ALL business owners. Our team has seen the numerous changes in Marijuana laws and has kept up-to-date with everything so you can focus on your business.
Dustin is a Business Broker, Licensed Realtor, an aspiring Attorney, and a graduate of Hillsdale College where he earned a Bachelor's degree in Political Economy. He has spent most of his years as a leader and problem solver: Dustin was President of Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity, Captain of the Hillsdale Rugby Club, Manager in Hillsdale's Call Center, and earned the rank of Eagle Scout before entering college.
Dustin now works as an expert on Marijuana Legislation and the Licensing Process. He understands the old legislation and stays up-to-date on any changes made by the MRA. Dustin's primary goal is to make MDMMC's clients better understand the process they are undertaking, and helps get them through the paperwork.
Jim Tishkowski is the Founder of Metro Detroit Medical Marijuana Consultants. Since 2012, Jim has seen many changes to the Medical Marijuana Industry in Michigan and Nationally. He has worked with numerous Clients by providing Guidance and Consulting Services to help them establish and expand their Businesses. Over his previous Career efforts he has managed and owned residential and commercial real estate for the past 20+ years. Some of his commercial ventures are Ownership of Standard Auto Sales, Standard Auto Services, Standard Auto Towing in Chicago and Melrose Arms Boutique Hotel in Chicago, Coffee Beanery Restaurant/Coffee shop in Berkley Michigan, as well as rental homes in Dearborn and Canadian Lakes Michigan.
During this same period, Jim was an Executive at International Harvester Company, Chrysler, and retired from DaimlerChrysler. One of his Outstanding Achievements in these companies was that he Leader in developing the Just In Time Standards for the Automotive, Agricultural, Trucking and Aerospace Industries.
Bob has extensive experience providing legal, tax, and business advice for individuals, corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies/associations. Bob is a graduate of University of Detroit (1967), University of Detroit School of Law J.D. magna cum laude, (1971) Georgetown University Law Center, L.L.M (1992). He is also a Real Estate Broker with the State of Michigan and has extensive experience in business brokerage and real estate transactions.
Bob's professional experience includes specialization in tax planning for business/individuals:business succession planning; business plans for financial services integrating the multi-discipline approach to such representation. Within this Scope, Bob represented a "rock and roll" musician who obtained 5 platinum records and 4 gold records in his career. Bob is a member of the Detroit Zoning Board of Appeals which gives him a deep knowledge base regarding Medical Marijuana efforts and compliance with Federal laws and the State of Michigan legislation and zoning ordinances in the City of Detroit. Bob is also a member of the Rosedale Park Civic Association and President of the Michigan Business Brokers Asociation.
We Are Experts in: Marijuana Laws, Marijuana Licensing, Marijuana Buildings, and Growing your Business!
James R. "Tish" Tishkowski
"Metro Detroit Medical Marijuana Consultants helped get me on the right track for entering the Marijuana Industry. Not only did they help me understand the licensing process, but they gave me advice on how I can apply my business to this new industry and try to profit from it without being a direct part of it." - Youssef Jaber, Dearborn, MI