SPOKANE, Wash. -

Another Spokane business owner has announced they were selected to continue with the retail marijuana application process in the City of Spokane.

Of the eight spots available, Sam Calvert of Green Star Cannabis announced the company was given the seventh spot. 

“I’ve been an entrepreneur my entire life, from Kool-Aid stands, to paper routes, to my last successful real estate venture, nothing has compared to the to-date work and the continued efforts required in this emerging recreational marijuana market," said Calvert.

Calvert is also a member of the Spokane City's Marijuana Policy Sub-committee, a group that meets once a month to discuss the best practices to ensure compliance with Initiative 502.