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Phizzle Forms Industry Advisory Board; Pharma Industry Thought Leaders to Advise Leader in Automating Scientific Lab Instruments as Market Scales

San Francisco —Feb. 2, 2022— Phizzle, the leader in digitizing and automating multi-vendor scientific lab instruments used in pharmaceutical manufacturing and other clean environments, today announced three industry thought leaders have joined its advisory board. 

“We are humbled to have advisors who collectively bring decades of pharmaceutical industry expertise - and who have already helped us immensely as we prepare to scale our opportunity,” said Ben DavisPhizzle CEO. “The highly regulated nature of pharmaceutical manufacturing demands a rigorous understanding of process and procedure — we couldn’t be more thankful to have Lena, Joi and Guillermo on our team.”

The advisors include:

  • Lena Wu, Ph.D. is an Independent Director for Matterworks, Inc, developing tools for biomanufacturing. She is the former co-founder and CEO of Intabio, Inc that developed analytical systems for biomanufacturing and was acquired by SCIEX. She was previously the CEO and co-founder of Rogne Biosciences, a biotherapeutic company. Lena has 25+ years of corporate development experience in early stage life science companies. Lena received her Ph.D. in Molecular Pharmacology from Stanford School of Medicine.
  • Joi True is a seasoned life sciences professional with 25+ years of experience advising and partnering with research, early and late-stage development, commercial, medical affairs, and business development functions at all management levels to identify and resolve issues and meet company goals. Joi received a MBA from U.C. Berkeley in 2008 and a JD from U.C. Berkeley in 1993.
  • Guillermo Ardon is an investor and former senior executive at Johnson & Johnson including serving as Chief Applications Officer & Company Vice President for J&J Enterprise, Group CIO of Supply Chain and Vice President, and CTO and Vice President of Infrastructure Services. Previously, he held the posts of Global Director of IT Operations as well as Director of IT Infrastructure in Asia and South America at Ford Motor Company.  He is a graduate of The University of Arizona.  

About Phizzle

Phizzle EDGMaker is the only SaaS-based IoT solution to remotely operate multiple scientific instrument brands and systems from a single, cloud-based user interface – harmonizing the control and integration of data from these heterogeneous devices into automated workflow systems. Phizzle EDGMaker creates the most customer value in regulated or compliance use cases for pharmaceutical manufacturing, indoor air quality and cleanrooms.

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