Slone Partners Adds Four New Advisory Board Members to Get Ahead of Healthcare Changes

April 2, 2014

Today, Slone Partners, a premier national recruitment firm, announced the appointment of four new members to its Advisory Board to be proactive for the upcoming shifts in healthcare that will affect the job market.

The hiring demands placed on companies in the diagnostics, laboratory testing and life sciences industries are evolving rapidly and getting ahead of the trend is imperative.

“Our client portfolio is composed of several categories of companies, all of which have very specific needs. By bringing the expertise of our board of advisors to the next level, and adding a broad scope of competencies, we benefit from specialized insights to deliver better results for every aspect of the business, no matter what the need,” says Tara Kochis, President of Slone Partners.

"Slone Partners brings a refreshing knowledge of our personnel challenges to their assignments. I am honored to join the board, and I expect that we will provide unprecedented value to growing companies recruiting in our industry,” says Dr. Aggarwal after his appointment to the Slone Partners Advisory Board.

In addition to the new members listed below, Dennis Weissman of G2 Intelligence will remain on the board for another term.

Dr. Vijay Aggarwal, Ph.D. is a Managing Partner of The Channel Group. He has over thirty years of experience in both pharmaceutical services and clinical diagnostics, providing strategic advisory services to companies with operations or investments in the clinical diagnostics, molecular diagnostic and anatomic pathology sectors.

David Nichols, MBA is the founder of The Nichols Management Group. He has been fundamental in identifying, negotiating and closing twelve acquisitions worth over $800 million and launching five start-ups worth $675 million.

Bijan Salehizadeh, MD is a co-founder and managing director at NaviMed Capital. Before founding an investment firm focused on growth capital healthcare investments, he spent nearly a decade as an investment professional at Highland Capital Partners.

Elizabeth Hutt is the CEO of NuGEN Technologies, Inc., the global leader in the development and supply of genomic sample preparation products. Under her leadership, they have successfully completed 4 rounds of fundraising and achieved profitability.

To learn more about hiring premier talent in the diagnostics, laboratory testing and life sciences industries, please contact Tara Kochis at tara(at)slonepartners(dot)com.

About Slone Partners:
Slone Partners is a premier national recruitment firm that specializes in delivering top executive, management and leadership talent for the diagnostics, laboratory testing and life sciences industries. It draws upon a broad network of industry talent and a management team with direct experience in the diagnostic and laboratory testing industries to identify and recruit only the top candidates for its clients.

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