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Here comes another Tuesday, with the latest updates in the cannabis industry.

Mattio Communications Taps Aurora Vet Rob Kelly

Leading marketing firm Mattio Communications has added former investor relations exec Rob Kelly to its team.

Mattio CEO and founder Rosie Mattio cited Kelly’s “impressive background” and how “he was instrumental in builing and executing a comprehensive IR program” for Aurora Cannabis Inc. (NYSE: ACB).

Kelly was at Aurora for two years before jumping to Mattio.

“He has been an extraordinary addition to our team and I’m excited to be building our IR offering, together,” Mattio said. 

Kelly Williams Becomes OMMA’s New Interim Director

Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority deputy director Kelly Williams will replace Travis Kirkpatrick as interim director.

According to the Marijana Business Daily, the state’s cannabis regulatory agency appointed Kirkpatrick in January, after spending three months as interim director.

Kirkpatrick will supervise the OMMA from his new position of deputy commissioner of prevention and preparedness at the Oklahoma State Department of Health.

Williams, who was chosen by Kirkpatrick, said OMMA is “a young agency, and we have seen massive …

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