Mark Doherty, Urban-Gro, Inc

Mark Doherty Urban-Gro To Speak at Indoor ag-con 2021

Indoor Ag-Con 2021 Speaker Mark Doherty is the Executive Vice President of Operations at urban-gro. Mark has a professional background in commercial-scale indoor aquaponic farming.

Combining his passion for advocacy with his agricultural background, Mark founded MedCann Advisors. He later joined the urban-gro team. Here,  he applied apply his expertise to support improved project management. He also supported operational efficiencies for large-scale cultivators across the U.S. To date, Mark has been involved with the design and start-up of over 300 facilities across North America.

His passion for positively impacting the cannabis industry comes from personal experience. Mark’s wife was diagnosed with cancer and had to undergo numerous surgeries. She also endured months of chemotherapy. Her doctors highly recommended the use of cannabis. However, Mark and his wife lived in a state that lacked a legal program at the time. Left without options, Mark’s experience as a caregiver propelled him into advocacy. He worked to to improve conditions for those who can benefit from the use of cannabis.

Mark has a BS in Business Administration from SUNY Polytechnic Institute. In addition, he has an MBA from the State University of New York Institute of Technology at Utica/Rome.

Mark will be participating in the October 4-5, 2021 Indoor Ag-Con panel discussion:
Aquaponics: Today’s Large-Scale Commercial Operations
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 | from 9:30 – 10:20 AM