CCI Announces Executive Leadership Appointments
Dale Hooper Becomes President and CEO; Brian Wagner Assumes Role of Chairman of the Board
TORONTO, March 25, 2019 /CNW/ – Cannabis Compliance Inc. (“CCI” or the “Company”), a global consulting firm with subject matter expertise in the regulated consumer product industry, today appointed Dale Hooper, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the company. Brian Wagner, CCI’s founder, will assume the newly formed role of Chairman of the Board. Both appointments are effective immediately.
“I am really excited to join the CCI family,” said Dale Hooper, President and CEO. “CCI has a great corporate culture with incredibly smart people and I look forward to be a part of this dynamic organization and in this exciting new industry.”
As founder of CCI, Mr. Wagner has been a cannabis-industry leader since the Company’s inception in 2014 and continues to be a thought-leader in the space.
Mr. Hooper has been working with CCI as a strategic advisor on a few key initiatives. In addition to refining CCI’s unique offering to clients, he also led the company’s efforts to define CCI’s long-term growth strategy.
“This is an exciting time for CCI,” said Brian Wagner, Chairman of the Board. “We are extremely lucky to have Dale join CCI and trust our clients will feel the same. Dale has a positive attitude and a passion for helping clients, which is integral to achieving the best results.”
Prior to working with CCI, Mr. Hooper was the Chief Brand Officer of Rogers Communications where he oversaw the team responsible for Brand, Advertising and Sponsorship. He also played a leadership role in driving the digital transformation to improve the customer experience and marketing effectiveness of the company. Before Rogers, Mr. Hooper held senior roles with PepsiCo Canada, where he spent thirteen years.
“I would like to thank Brian for his leadership and trusting me to lead the company,” said Mr. Hooper. “Brian built CCI out of a legacy of trust and respect and I look forward to continuing this as we embark on our next leg of growth and expansion into new markets.”
CCI is a global consulting firm with subject matter expertise providing end-to-end business service solutions to companies at every stage in the regulated consumer product industry. The company has a legacy of success based on its knowledge of safety and compliance best practices. CCI’s mission is to become a catalyst for change that empowers its clients to succeed by providing objective expertise, foresight and mentorship.
SOURCE Cannabis Compliance Inc.