Melissa Pistilli

Melissa Pistilli has been reporting on the markets and educating investors since 2006. She has covered a wide variety of industries in the investment space including mining, cannabis, tech and pharmaceuticals. Working for the Investing News Network since 2008, and formerly the first managing editor of the Investing News Network, Melissa now serves as Senior INNspired Content Developer. She helps to educate investors about opportunities in a variety of growth markets. Melissa holds a bachelor’s degree in English education as well as a master’s degree in the teaching of writing, both from Humboldt State University, California.

mpistilli@investingnews.com

Articles

US Cannabis Industry to Learn From Canadian Legalization Experience

While the majority of new jurisdictions in the space are coming out of the wave of US states passing medical...

December 4th, 2019

Cannabis Cultivation Creating Demand for Advanced Irrigation Technologies

The global cannabis market is offering unique opportunities to cultivators, especially those implementing advanced irrigation technologies.

December 3rd, 2019

China’s War on Pollution Driving Demand for High-grade Iron Ore Pellets

High-grade iron ore pellets are in high demand as China looks to fight air pollution while maintaining its economic growth.

November 18th, 2019

Brand Differentiation in a Competitive Cannabis Beverages Market

Companies looking to differentiate their brands in the emerging cannabis beverage market are focusing on taste and consumer experience to...

November 7th, 2019

Why Legal Cannabis Requires Affordable Cultivation to Curb the Black Market

To compete with the black market, legal cannabis needs more affordable prices, and that requires low-cost cannabis production.

November 5th, 2019

How Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are Revolutionizing Mineral Exploration

Machine learning and artificial intelligence are becoming key components of mineral exploration programs as companies set exploration targets.

November 5th, 2019

Mining on the Resource-rich Island of Fiji’s Viti Levu

The Fijian island of Viti Levu offers rich resources and an extensive mining history that are both helping resource companies...

November 3rd, 2019