Oct 31, 2018
DENVER – Mayor Michael B. Hancock and Excise and Licenses executive director Ashley Kilroy will hold a media availability tomorrow, Thursday, November 1, at Denver’s Marijuana Management Symposium. The availability will take place at 9:00 a.m. on the third-floor Rexford Room at the Embassy Suites on 1420 Stout St. in Denver. Mayor Hancock and Executive Director Kilroy will discuss:
The media availability will take place following Mayor Hancock’s opening address at Denver’s Fourth Annual Marijuana Management Symposium, attended by approximately 350 marijuana regulators and government representatives from across the U.S., Canada and the Netherlands. The symposium provides presentations and discussions about such topics as:
More information about Denver’s Annual Marijuana Management Symposium can be found online here. Media are requested to RSVP attendance at the media availability by emailing Eric Escudero at Eric.Escudero@Denvergov.org to guarantee admission into the conference for the media event.
About Denver’s Department of Excise and Licenses
The Department of Excise and Licenses (EXL) is the central business and professional licensing department for the City and County of Denver. The department issues approximately 180 different business license types including marijuana, liquor, short-term rentals, security guards and food trucks. EXL determines the qualifications for licenses under city ordinance and determines which licenses should be issued, renewed or suspended while ensuring consumer safety, protecting the community and promoting economic development. The department is also responsible for inspections and enforcement of business licensing requirements and the public hearing process that accompanies many business licenses.