Gabe Perlow has high hopes for his new company, PurePenn LLC.
Perlow, former general counsel at Pittsburgh-based McKnight Realty Partners, is also CEO of PurePenn, a company he formed with the intention of bringing a medical marijuana processing plant to McKeesport.
PurePenn applied last month to the Pennsylvania Department of Health for one of just 12 permits which will be awarded to marijuana processing and distribution facilities. Only two of those permits will be issued in Southwest Pennsylvania.
Read more: The Jewish Chronicle - Local entrepreneur looking to process medical marijuana