DENVER, Feb. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Denver Consulting Group (www.denverconsultinggroup.com), the nation's leading cannabis consulting company, announced that Justin Jones, company co-founder, has joined the metrc™ User Group to make recommendations to the Colorado State Licensing Authority (SLA) and Marijuana Enforcement Division (MED). The metrc™ User Group consists of leading experts and influencers from Colorado's regulated cannabis industry.
Jones, who is considered one of the foremost authorities on dispensary operations, compliance issues and seed-to-sale tracking, said he is looking forward to working with government regulators to help improve this key component of the cannabis industry.
"I applaud the State of Colorado for including voices from within the industry to partner on a strategy to increase the effectiveness of metrc," Jones commented. "I am confident that our group will be able to provide valuable input that will improve the effectiveness of the current system."
This group's recommendation process will include detailed considerations of regulatory requirements, the level of effort needed to implement each recommendation, and the associated costs to stakeholders.
Metrc™ provides end-to-end tracking and tracing of marijuana plants and products, and was specifically designed for government agencies in charge of legalized marijuana enforcement. Metrc™ was deployed in December 2013 for the State of Colorado's Marijuana Enforcement Division. Denver Consulting Group (DCG) is a premier provider of metrc tracking systems and training for growers, producers and dispensaries in Colorado and Oregon. DCG trains personnel and provides expertise and support for all types of seed-to-sale tracking systems, in every state with a legal cannabis program.
DCG Co-Founders Justin Jones and Greg Gamet will be speaking at the Dispensary Next Expo and the Cannabis Collaborative Conference in Portland, February 1-4, 2016.
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Denver Consulting Group (DCG) is the nation's premier cannabis consulting service, and helps marijuana businesses get established, stay compliant, and thrive. Through a wide range of services, including license applications, location permitting, build-outs, grow optimization, employee training and SOPs, Denver Consulting Group helps growers, dispensaries, manufacturers and entrepreneurs in the cannabis industry. The company also provides regulatory audits powered by CannaScore, the new gold standard in compliance assurance.
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