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ATHENS, GA — Patients use fewer prescription drugs in states where access to medical cannabis is legally regulated, according to data published in the journal Health Affairs. Investigators at the University of Georgia assessed the association between medical cannabis regulations and the average number of prescriptions filled by Medicaid beneficiaries between the years 2007 and […]
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ALBUQUERQUE, NM — Patients registered to use medical cannabis decrease their use of opioids, according to data compiled by researchers at the University of New Mexico. Investigators assessed the use of prescription opioids over an 18-month period among patients enrolled in the state’s medical marijuana program compared to similar patients who were not. They reported […]
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WASHINGTON — A new poll released Wednesday by the Pew Research Center shows a growing majority of Americans support ending marijuana prohibition. The national survey of more than 1,200 U.S. adults found 57% think the use of marijuana should be made legal, up from 53% last year and 32% in 2006. Just 37% think it […]
DENVER, CO — A new poll finds Colorado voters are still upbeat about their decision to regulate and tax marijuana for adult use, and few would support repealing Amendment 64, the legalization initiative approved in November 2012. The results of the statewide survey, which was conducted earlier this month by Public Policy Polling, contradict claims […]
Boulder, CO (PRWEB) May 11, 2015
Canna Advisors is pleased to announce that they have added a new member to their expanding team. Starting May 1, 2015, Melody Moyer was brought on as Director of Operations for the Boulder, CO, cannabis business consulting firm, a new position that the company created to meet the increasing demands in the industry.
Diane Czarkowski, owner and managing partner of Canna Advisors, explained that as the cannabis industry grows, the company has more and more clients reaching out to Czarkowski and her team. Hiring Ms. Moyer as Director of Operations will help Canna Advisors with day-to-day operations, Czarkowski said, and she will also handle some project management work with facility development for the company’s nationwide client base.
Ms. Moyer has two decades worth of credentials working with small businesses and startups. Her skill span includes everything from office operations and digital marketing to community outreach in the nutraceutical, public health, and environmental areas; Moyer’s experiences in digital marketing and public health will also be valuable as the company develops medical marijuana marketing strategies for clients.
“Melody’s well-rounded experience with dealing with startups and small businesses, her understanding of large construction projects and their environmental impact as well as her understanding of medicinal herbs is very compatible with the content and the issues that we deal with in developing the foundation for the cannabis industry,” Czarkowski commented.
In addition to her work experience, Ms. Moyer also holds a master’s degree in urban and regional planning from the University of Colorado in Denver. She also has certification in botanicals and experience with essential oils and medicinal herbs.
Czarkowski added that Ms. Moyer also has an interest in cannabinoids, pain management, and women’s health and wellness, all of which contributed to the decision to add her to the Canna Advisors team.
About Canna Advisors
Canna Advisors is a Boulder, Colorado based company that has direct experience winning licenses, designing facilities and managing operations in the cannabis industry since 2009. Canna Advisors has designed facilities and developed procedures for the most regulated markets across the nation, winning licenses in every state engaged. For more information, please visit thinkcanna.com