Cannabis has gained significant attention in the media since Trudeau announced a path to legalization. Neighbours trade stock tip, businesses are being bought and sold, and it seems every month a new country announces plans for legalizing cannabis. But there’s a serious challenge emerging in the industry that isn’t being talked about. The cannabis challenge is about supply and demand, but not about the actual product. It’s about people – the talented and trained individuals who are in short supply, but who are desperately needed by emerging cannabis companies. It’s a challenge with parallels in many booming sectors; for example, the artificial intelligence industry, which, similar to cannabis, is growing extremely fast. The challenge for startup AI businesses isn’t about sourcing … [Read more...] about Cannabis Industry Facing Shortage of Staff
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Cannabis Compliance Inc. Acquires NHP Consulting Inc. Toronto, ON — May 7, 2018 Cannabis Compliance Inc. (“CCI”), a Toronto-based compliance consulting firm, is pleased to announce the acquisition of NHP Consulting Inc. (“NHP”), a regulatory compliance firm dedicated to servicing the health products, cosmetic, food, and medical device industries. The transaction will result in a merge of the two businesses, incorporating the staff at NHP into the larger CCI family. Since 2004, NHP has gained a strong leadership position in Canada, having filed over 60,000 licence applications with various Health Canada departments. Historically, NHP has earned a strong reputation for its natural health product licensing services in Canada. Given the timeframe of the … [Read more...] about CCI Acquires NHP Consulting Inc.
Toronto, ON – April 16, 2018 Cannabis Compliance Inc. (CCI) of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, is pleased to announce the first launch of their workforce training programs to the global cannabis industry. The programs will focus on providing the workforce with training on how to work in specific careers in this emerging industry. The programs are instructor-led, online-deployed and rigorous. Training topics include production, quality assurance, and integrated pest management. We will also be offering a course in the legal history of cannabis in Canada as well as a retail consultant program. The courses were developed with a heavy participation from leading licensed producers in the Canadian industry, bringing the best subject matter experts into their development. “There is an abundance … [Read more...] about CANNABIS COMPLIANCE INC. (CCI) launches workforce training courses for cannabis industry.
Cannabis Compliance Inc. Appoints Deepak Anand as Vice President of Business Development & Government Relations
Toronto, ON — April 17, 2018 Cannabis Compliance Inc., (CCI) of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Deepak Anand as their Vice President (V.P) of Business Development & Government Relations. Mr. Anand joined CCI in November 2017 as V.P of Government Relations. Since then, he has helped CCI and our clients work with several regulators and key decision makers across the country navigating both the commercial production as well as retail distribution of cannabis for medical and soon non – medical purposes in Canada. In his new role as V.P, Business Development & Government Relations, Mr. Anand will execute on our international growth strategy taking what we do extremely well at home across various countries that look to grapple with cannabis … [Read more...] about Cannabis Compliance Inc. Appoints Deepak Anand as Vice President of Business Development & Government Relations
CANNABIS COMPLIANCE INC. (CCI) announces successful retail licence for its client National Access Cannabis (NAC) and gears up for private retail consulting.
TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2018 /CNW/ - CANNABIS COMPLIANCE INC. (CCI) of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, is pleased to announce the conditional acceptance for securing cannabis retail licence in Manitoba for National Access Cannabis (NAC). "We are excited for our client, National Access Cannabis, for their success in the RFP process thus far to operate cannabis retail stores in Manitoba," says Brian Wagner, CEO and Founder of CCI. "NAC is an established organization with an excellent senior team driving their success. We are privileged to support them in executing their plan to deliver secure, safe and responsible access to legal cannabis." Mark Goliger, CEO of National Access Cannabis said, "We'd like to thank the team at Cannabis Compliance Inc. for their assistance in executing this … [Read more...] about CANNABIS COMPLIANCE INC. (CCI) announces successful retail licence for its client National Access Cannabis (NAC) and gears up for private retail consulting.
CCI Appoints Mr. Maurizio Calconi as Vice President for CCI Staffing Solutions, a division of Cannabis Compliance Inc.
Toronto, ON – November 27, 2017. Cannabis Compliance Inc., (CCI) of Toronto, Ontario is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Maurizio Calconi to the CCI team as VP of CCI’s Staffing Solutions division. Mr Calconi holds an Arts & Science Degree from Wilfrid Laurier University. As a seasoned Executive Recruiter with over 12 years experience, Maurizio is passionate about finding the best candidates with the right fit for his clients by using his vast network of contacts to deliver top talent. Cannabis Compliance Inc., is the largest north American consultancy agency, focused on the new and emerging medical and recreational cannabis market. To-date Cannabis Compliance has recruited well over 150 Quality Control, Master Grower, Production, and Management Executives to the … [Read more...] about CCI Appoints Mr. Maurizio Calconi as Vice President for CCI Staffing Solutions, a division of Cannabis Compliance Inc.