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Business Advisory Board

The Business Advisory Board currently oversees the company’s financial position. In addition, it assists with strategic planning and operational logistics.

John P. Stofko, MBA

Mr. Stofko is a biopharmaceutical industry executive who leads cross-functional teams through development and commercialization of new drug products and their medical device delivery systems when applicable. Demonstrated achievements in designing commercial strategy and building operations, product development plans, life-cycle management strategy, as well as successfully launching first-in-class molecules. Skilled collaborator and careful listener who leads and develops high-performing matrix teams over the long term. Brand experiences include Rituxan®, Avonex®, Tysabri®, Plegridy®, Gazyva®, YESCARTATM, Zevalin®, and Zinbryta®

Career Highlights:

• Vice President, Program Management | Kite Pharma (May 2017 – Present) 
• Vice President, Chief Of Staff To CEO | Biogen (2015 – Nov 2016)  
• Vice President, Program Leadership & Management | Biogen (2011 – 2015)  
• Assistant Professor | Massachusetts College Of Pharmacy And Health Sciences (1994 – 1996) 

Education:

• Master Of Public Health (MPH) | University Of California, Berkeley (In Progress)  
• Master Of Business Administration (MBA) | Babson College, Franklin W. Olin Graduate School Of Business 
• Bachelor Of Science (BS), Pharmacy | University Of Connecticut


Edward A. Dohring, MBA

Mr. Dohring’s extensive several decades-long experience in business cannot be overstated. He has built businesses from the ground up successfully several times over, taken over and exponentially improved company production, sales, and distribution multiple times, and successfully managed/supervised mergers, acquisitions, and exits of many more companies. 

Career Highlights:

• Member, Rochester Angel Network (RAN) 
• US Navy & Merchant Marine Officer, Ret. (1955-1959) 
• Former President, CVC Products Inc (1973-1986) 
• Former President, GS Thinfilm / GS CPA (1986-1998)
• Former President, Rochester Instrument Systems (1989-1991) 
• Former President, Advantage Production Systems (1991-1992) 
• Former President, SVG Track Systems (1992-1994) 
• Former President, Silicon Valley Group Lithography (1994-1998)

Board Of Directors Highlights:

• Advantage Production Systems (CA) 
• Association for the Handicap (NY)
• Chapman Instruments (NY) • CVD Products (NY) 
• IDEMA (International Disc Equipment Manufacturers Association) 
• Mechanical Technology, Inc (NY) 
• New West Technology (CO) 
• SEMI (Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International) 
• Tegal (CA) 
• Tropel-Fairport (NY) 
• Xilnex (CA)

Education:

• Matriculated | New York Law School 
• Masters Of Business Administration (MBA) | Seton Hall University 
• Bachelor Of Science (BS), Engineering | State University Of New York Maritime College


Ted R. Kreitzman, MD

Dr. Kreitzman has served as an executive officer of his medical practice group for over 15 years. In addition, Dr. Kreitzman actively pursues outside business opportunities and facilitates investments by a group of physician angel investors in medically related and software business startups. 

Career Highlights:

• Executive Officer, Metro Anesthesia Consultants 
• Clinical Assistant Professor, Midwestern University / Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine 
• Former Acting Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiovascular Anesthesia, Stanford University Hospital 
• Former Medical Director Healthsouth Surgery Center (Scottsdale, AZ)  
• Business/Medical Advisor Anzu  
• Business/Medical Advisor Kloojj  
• Executive Officer, Franchise Owners Group, Aero-Colours, Inc., a Division of Meineke  
• Business Advisory Board, HiTek Aqua Systems dba AquaLabz  
• Franchisee, Lunchbox Wax  
• Liaison, Physician Angel Funding

Education: 

• Chief Resident, Anesthesiology | Stanford University Hospital 
• Residency, Anesthesiology | Stanford University Hospital 
• Internship, Internal Medicine | Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (NJ) 
• Doctor of Medicine (MD) | Rutgers School of Medicine 
• Bachelor Of Arts (BA), with Honors | Rutgers College


Nick Albero, MBA, PE, PMP

Nick is a versatile business process management consultant, early stage financial officer and market situational analyst with a balanced experience base in Fortune 500 firms along with founders/friends/family and venture backed startup enterprises.  Across four startup enterprises, Nick has developed the go-to-market strategy and supporting capital structuring plan transcending the Seed Round for implementation of the C-Level Suite Mantra of “Grow Fast or Die Slow”.

Career Highlights: 

• Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at network development and operations (DevOps) startup in the design and deployment of software defined networking (SDN) automation, optimization and virtualization technologies.  
• Director of Operations at enterprise network hardware startup in the design and production of multiple independent levels of security (MILS) domain access allowing for even the highest assurance security architecture to support the coexistence of untrusted and trusted components.
• Senior Analyst for mergers and acquisitions at SAIC, leading a stable of cross functional advisory teams through each phase of candidate company initial targeting, synergy analysis, deal structuring, due diligence and integration optimization.
• Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at wireless telecommunications startup in identification, evaluation, evolution and expansion of sites underpinning market launch of next generation broadband cellular network technology.

Accreditation: 

• Project Management Professional | Project Management Institute 
• Licensed Professional Engineer (VA) 

Education: 

• Master In Business Administration | University of Virginia Darden School of Business 
• Bachelor Of Science | Virginia Military Institute