Remember that new job Denver created specifically to focus on marijuana?

Well, the position has been filled.

Yes, it's a real, professional role with the city, and Denver says it found the right guy for the “Cannabis Process Navigator” job.

Joey Peña is a former journalist who worked for Marijuana Business Daily.

“He's done some really in-depth pieces about rules and regulations -- about how they are working and how they are not working,” said Denver’s Excise and Licenses Director Ashley Kilroy.

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