Advisory Board

Our Core Team

Steven A. Kantor – Co-chair

Executive Vice President, Principal; KEH Insurance Agency

Robert W. Fesnak, CPA/ABV,CMA, CVA, MBA – Co-chair

Retired Partner, Entrepreneurial Service Leader; RSM US LLP




Sina Adibi

CEO; Adaptive Clinical Systems

Steven W. Bass, PhD

President; Bass BioPharm Consulting Group LLC

Michael Romano, CPA

Partner; RSM US LLP

Ryan J. Udell

Partner and Co-chair, Corporate and Securities Group;
White and Williams LLP

Partner & Owner; Ashton Tweed


Event Committee

Sina Adibi, President/CEO, Adaptive Clinical, LLC
Steven Bass, President/Founder, Bass BioPharm Consulting Group, LLC
Ken Blank, President, University Research Strategies
Shawn Fatholahi, President and CEO, MAXONA Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Robert Fesnak, Retired RSM Partner
Stefano Fratarcangeli, Principal and Owner, Princeton Enlace LLC
Matt Handel, President, ExpressCells
Steve Kantor, Executive Vice President, KEH Insurance Agency
Barry Levinson, Managing Director, Princeton BioPharma Capital Partners
Mike Loftus, Executive Director, Integrium LLC
Michael Romano, Partner, RSM
Melissa Scrimo,President and Founder, Applied Intelligence Consulting
Ryan Udell, Attorney at Law, White and Williams, LLP
Jordan Warshafky, Founder & Partner, Ashton Tweed


Princeton, NJ Breakfast Group

Steven A. Kantor – Committee Chair

Executive Vice President, Principal; KEH Insurance Agency

Martin Adelson

 Chief Operating Officer; Genesis Biotechnology Group

Sina Adibi

 Chief Executive Officer; Adaptive Clinical Systems

Arthur Alfaro

 Chief Executive Officer; 21MedTech

Greg Ambra

 Chief Executive Officer; DZS Clinical Services

Jim Berwick

 Chief Financial Officer; Clarion Brands

Ken Blank, PhD

 Chief Executive Officer; University Research Strategies

Joe Camaratta

 Chief Executive Officer; Medtech Playbook

Dan Conley

 Chief Executive Officer; OnCallCFO

Joseph Connell

 Chief Executive Officer; NeuEsse

Michael Daley

 Chief Executive Officer; OrthogenRX

Shawn Fathholahi

 Chief Executive Officer; MAXONA Pharmaceuticals, LLC

Robert Fesnak

 Chief Executive Officer; Catapult Advisors, LLC

Stefano Fratarcangeli

 President; Princeton Enlace, LLC

Thomas Goga, Jr

 Vice President of Sales; Pernix Therapeutics

Ramesh Gopalan

 Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer; Ayma Therapeutics

Walter Greenblatt

 Managing Director; Walter Greenblatt & Associates

Matthew Handel

 President; ExpressCells

Kevin Heyeck


Laura Hong

 President; Klus Pharma

Ping Jiang

 Director; CFO Consulting Partners

Sofija Jovic

 ; SpringBoard Enterprises

Mohan Kabadi

 Chief Executive Officer; DashPharma Consulting

Rashida Kamali, JD, PhD

 Chief Executive Officer; Tactical Therapeutics

Lou Kassa, III

 Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer; Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center, Blumberg Institute, Hapatitis B Foundation

John Lanza

 Partner; RSM

Barry Levinson Ph.D.

 Partner; Princeton Biopharma

Michael Loftus

 Executive Director,; Integrium LLC

Christopher Markham

 Director of IT; Clinlogix

JeanMarie Markham

 Chief Executive Officer; Clinlogix

Harold Meckler

 President; Pharmapotheca A

Bjorn Midtlyng

 Partner; Mpival

Randy Milby

 Chief Executive Officer; Hillstream BioPharma

Pnina Mintz, PhD

 Director of Research; CNNH NeuroHealth

Mark Mitchell

 Managing Director and Screening Committee Chair; Delaware Crossing Angel Investor Group

Bruce Mullen

 Chief Operating Officer; NeuEsse

Ryan O’Donnell

 Partner; Volpe and Koenig, P.C

Katherine O’Neill

  Jumpstart NJ Angel Network

David Owens

 Chief Executive Officer; BiologicsMD, Inc

Rob Rebak

 Chief Executive Officer; AbilTo

Rose Rios


Tim Rollender


Benjamin Ruder

 Chief Executive Officer; B Positive National Blood Services

Raghavendra Sahai

 Chief Executive Officer; Eutech Scientific Services

Matthew Scaliti

 Partner; RSM

Matthew Scaliti

 Partner; RSM

Renee Selman

  Board Consulting

Gary Shangold, MD

 Chief Executive Officer; InteguRx

Ira Spector

 Chief Executive Officer; SFA Therapeutics

Dennis Steadman

 Chief Executive Officer; BACKEDbySCIENCE

Paul Strange MD, PhD

 President; Integrated Medical Develop

Ihor Terleckyj, Ph.D.

 Chief Executive Officer; CuRAGE Therapeutics

Jerri Ann Thatcher

 Executive Business Advisor; Sanguis, LLC

Terrence Tormey

 Chief Executive Officer; Kibow Biotech

Gary Wachman

 Chief Executive Officer; Cetylite Industries, Inc

Vladimir Walko

 Chief Executive Officer; Hatch BioFund

Adam Warren

 Chief Executive Officer; Innovative Supply Solutions

Jordan Warshafsky

 Chief Executive Officer; Ashton Tweed

Cheri Wilczek

 Chief Executive Officer; ClinAudits

David Zeng

 Chief Executive Officer; GlutalorMed

King of Prussia, PA Breakfast Group

Michael Romano, CPA – Committee Chair

Partner; RSM US LLP

Harry Atkins

 Senior Director, Alliance Management; Incyte Corporation

Motti Attia

 Managing Partner; Gesher International Business

Chris Beck

 VP Operations; Formula Pharma

Baruch Ben Dor

 Ph.D, President and Chief Executive Officer; Infrascan

Jim Berwick

 Chief Financial Officer; Clarion Brands

Vidur Bhatnager

 Founder & Chief Executive Officer; Keriton

Priya Bhutani

 Founder & Chief Executive Officer; RegDesk

Stephen Bouikidis

 Chief Digital Strategist; Magma Digital

Sean Buckley

 Vice President , Business Administration ; Fibrocell Science

Warren Byrne

 President and Chief Executive Officer; Star Medical

Barb Carlin

 VP Finance; Egalet Pharma

Connie Davies

 Principal Consultant; C D Advisory Services

Ellen Derrico

 Marketing Consultant;

Susan Drexler

 Transition ;

Robert Ferrara

 Chief Financial Officer; Cutanea Life Sciences, Inc.

Richard Fitzgerald

 Chief Financial Officer; Eleven Biotherapeutics

Dawn Flitcraft

 Chief M&A Intergration Officer; WCG Clinical

Bruno Fontanot

 Senior Director, Financial Reporting & Compliance; Nabriva Therapeutics AG

Jack Foster

 Vice President of Finance; InClinica, Inc.

Erika Geimonen

 Vice President, Business Development; Amring Pharmaceuticals

Rhonda Gibert

 Expansion Strategies for Growth; R Y Gilbert Associates

Bruce Golboro

 Chief Financial Officer; OptiNose

Keith Goldan

 President; Prescia

Matt Handel

 President; SkyranBiologics

Joseph Homan

 President; Edspire, Inc.

Greg House

 Principle; Real World Outcomes LLC

Eshwar Inapuri

 Chief Executive Officer; Innamed

Andrew Jaeger

 Chief Operating Officer; MedStatix

David Kerr

 Vice President Business Development; Syneos Health Commercial Solutions

Tatyana Kosheleva

 Chief Financial Officer; Amring Pharmaceuticals

Ken Kovan

 Corporate Development; BinghamHill Ventures

Darshan Kuldarni

 Vice President, Regulatory Strategy & Policy; synchrogenix

Lauren Lear

 Chief Executive Officer; Novapeutics

Frank Leu

 Auditor; RSM

Matthew Levy

 Principal and Founder; Innovation Resolution

Ruth Levy

 Founder and Chief Executive Officer; Matthew Levy Enterprises, LLC

Dan McGuinn

 Founder; Harrier Health, LLC

Camilo Moncada

 Ph.D., Director Quality Control; Rockland Immunochemicals, Inc.

Jason Monteleone

 Chief Executive Officer; Clinipace Worldwide

Eduardo Nieto

 President & Founder; Electio Consulting

Drew Ortyn

 Founder & Chief Executive Officer; Nimble Leader

Linda Palczuk

 Chief Operating Officer; Verrica Pharmaceuticals

Matthew Pauls

 Chief Executive Officer and President; Strongbridge Biopharma plc

Oscar Perez-Leal

 Assistant Professor; Temple University

Kapila Ratnam

 Partner; NewSpring Capital

Rob Rebak

 Chief Executive Officer ; AbleTo

Peter Reiss

 Chief Executive Officer; MedStatix

Bill Schnell

 Chief Executive Officer and President; Schnell Management Inc.

Chris Schnittker

 Director, CFO Services; AC Lordi Consulting, Inc.

Melissa Scrimo

 President and Founder; Applied Intelligence Consulting

David Shearer

 Chief Executive Officer and President; Therapeutic Research Foundation

Dorothy Shearer

 Chief Business Officer; Therapeutic Research Foundation

Renee Stewart

Kim Susko

 Associate; RSM

Matt Taylor

 Former Merck; Senior Marketing Executive

Brad Tiffany

Amy Williams

 President and Managing Partner; Sageworks Rx LLC

Mark Williams

 Senior Account Executive; ASI Business Solutions, Inc.

Stephen Williams

 Senior Editor; Leaders in Pharmceutical Business Intelligence

Steven Zebovitz

 Managing Director; Pharmaceutical Operations Consultant

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