Dan Adams

A Massachusetts native and graduate of Emerson College, Dan Adams joined the Globe in 2011. He initially worked for the Globe’s West section and later in the Metro department as a breaking news and features reporter. Since 2014, Adams has served as a general assignment business reporter with a special focus on the alcohol and marijuana industries.

Latest stories

One year, 100 breweries. Grand prize: drink with beer legends

By Dan Adams , Globe Staff

Five craft beer fanatics will dine with the founders of Boston Beer, Harpoon, and Night Shift.

State’s Cannabis Control Commission gets down to business

By Dan Adams , Globe Staff

Chairman Steve Hoffman is optimistic recreational sales will start on time next summer.


Jim McGovern: GOP’s marijuana moves have me smoking mad

By Dan Adams , Globe Staff

The longtime Central Massachusetts congressman wants the feds to leave state-regulated marijuana alone.

Ex-Bain consultant who opposed legalization named top marijuana regulator

By Dan Adams , Globe Staff

State Treasurer Deborah Goldberg has named Steven Hoffman as chair of the Cannabis Control Commission.