Clarion Compliance Endorses a Cannabis Risk Management Framework

SACRAMENTO, Calif., (August 3, 2020) – Clarion Compliance, an independent third-party compliance company, announces it has endorsed the cannabis risk management framework developed by the Association of Certified Commercial Cannabis Experts (ACCCE) as a tool for risk management and for early identification of non-compliant activity and streamlined reporting processes in the high-risk cannabis sector.

Clarion Compliance chose the ACCCE cannabis risk management framework (CRMF) because it found this framework offers a cost-efficient roadmap to implement a compliance-based risk program that allows for more effective management and leads to greater compliance and increased profits for the cannabis business and ancillary sector.

“I am thrilled to work with and endorse the Association of Certified Commercial Cannabis Experts’ cannabis risk management framework (CRMF),” said Kirk Barry, CCCE, the CEO of Clarion Compliance. “Our data at your fingertips software solution partnered with the CRMF allows cannabis businesses to immediately identify potential risks and compliance issues before they turn into profit loss issues.”

With CEO Kirk Barry receiving his own Certified Commercial Cannabis Expert (CCCE) certification, Clarion Compliance will extend the opportunity for others to certify as a CCCE and receive discounts on ACCCE membership. Additionally, Clarion also offers inspection services, backend monitoring, auditing, and loss investigations.

ACCCE provides an international medium to exchange thought leadership, best practices, and industry standards and risk management for the cannabis sector.  ACCCE also focuses on professional education and has a gold standard certification program so that commercial cannabis Compliance experts have the knowledge to navigate the complexities of the sector. Experts from all over the world seek ACCCE certification to better meet the expectations of their respective organizations.  ACCCE is a valuable resource for continued risk management education. Clarion Compliance is pleased to be able to offer discounts on ACCCE membership and the opportunity to be certified as a certified commercial cannabis expert (CCCE). Interested parties may contact Clarion Compliance directly.


About Clarion Compliance
Clarion Compliance, an independent third-party compliance company, provides risk management and compliance monitoring oversight and reporting for the banking and insurance industries along with local and state governments on licensed cannabis businesses and cannabis clients. (

About the Association of Certified Commercial Cannabis Experts
The Association of Certified Commercial Cannabis Experts (ACCCE), the only international association for professional development and certification in the commercial cannabis industry, focuses on commercial cannabis industry risk management and best practices. Members have access to unparalleled professional educational material on risk management best practices, exclusive webinars that feature experts from multiple sectors and across the commercial cannabis industry, and the opportunity to become certified as a commercial cannabis expert on risk management. (

For more information
Dina Giovale, Proven Media, 602-421-3724,

Published On: August 18th, 2020 / Categories: Press Releases / Tags: , , , , , , /