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Review Journal: Marijuana conventioneers try to apply business experience to emerging market

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MPS International was mentioned in an article by Review Journal about the current state of security int he medical marijuana industry and how they see the opportunity to approach those challenges.

One person who has used his strengths to carve into this burgeoning industry is Michael Julian, managing director of MPS International, a security company created specifically for medical marijuana collectives and dispensaries.

After sitting on a medical marijuana board, Julian said he saw an opportunity to get involved with security.

Julian has previously worked with executive protection, hostile terminations, union strike security and celebrities.

But the cannabis industry presents unique issues.

“What we’re now looking at is a business that has huge amounts of cash on hand all day,” said Julian. “That is a target for the criminal element, so they need physical security.”

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