Growing like weed: Pot tech startups see big growth as Pacific NW becomes hub for cannabis innovation

An example of iUNU’s computer vision technology for monitoring cannabis and other indoor agriculture operations. iUNU’s cameras and AI monitors minute movements in plants to increase greenhouse efficiency. The company is based in Seattle. (iUNU Photo) If you happen to be searching for pot sales analytics today, look no further than the Pacific Northwest. Seattle[…]

Tech Moves: Former Intellectual Ventures exec joins Madrona; JetClosing names Zillow alum to board; and more

Patrick Ennis. (Madrona Photo) — Investor Patrick Ennis plans to join Madrona Venture Group at the end of May. Ennis worked at Intellectual Ventures for more than a decade, where he served as head of incubation and startup creation at the Seattle-area company. He’s also the CTO of Xinova, a spinout of Intellectual Ventures that[…]