Los Angeles, CA, June 29, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- MJIC Inc. has hired Paul Shively, founder of Paul Shively and Associates, the legal cannabis industry’s leading corporate compliance firm to lead MJIC Compliance.
Shively will be the Chief Compliance Officer, working closely with Larry Horwitz, MJIC Counsel. Shively brings more than 25 years of corporate compliance experience to the table. For the past 12 years he has been working with more than 500 dispensaries and industry businesses in the California medical cannabis community. Shively is well versed in designing the proper compliance procedures necessary for running a legal collective, grow/production facility or product in the state of California.
“I have worked with Paul for a number of years and have come to rely upon his years of experience in the industry,” said Larry Horwitz, MJIC General Counsel. “We believe that MJIC Compliance is uniquely positioned to create a strong culture of compliance in the industry. MJIC now provides a one-stop shop addressing all financial, tax and legal compliance issues. The regulatory environment is rapidly progressing creating business opportunities that did not previously exist. Paul’s extensive experience in creating compliance standards in the California medical cannabis community is a tremendous asset.”
“Compliance is critical for cannabis companies at all stages and sizes. A proper foundation for compliance can mean the difference between success and failure for a company,” said Shively. “I’m looking forward to leveraging the combined assets of our companies and taking what we’ve learned in California to help shape the legal cannabis industry as it expands.”
MJIC Compliance currently is working with dispensary clients throughout California to prepare for new regulations, which become effective in 2018. Those interested in receiving our MJIC Compliance Newsletter, please request at mjic-compliance.com.
MJIC Capital is a wholly owned subsidiary of MJIC, Inc. MJIC is a diversified holding company operating nationwide throughout the legal cannabis industry. MJIC’s operating divisions include MJIC Media which includes The Marijuana Investor Summit, MJINews and Themarijuanaindex.com; MJIC Solutions provides distribution and products to legal cannabis operations and MJIC Capital, provides financial, compliance and acquisitions services.