WASHINGTON, NJ, USA – May 1, 2017 – The Association of Commercial Professionals - Life Sciences (SAMPS) announces the addition of Tom Sellig, Senior VP of Global Sales at Patheon and Andy Bertera, Executive Director of Marketing at New England BioLabs to the Board of Directors.
Chuck Drucker, SAMPS President said, "As we complete our 5th year of operation, it is with sincere gratitude and appreciation that we thank previous Directors Tracy Tsuetaki and Angelo Giordano for their service to the SAMPS community, and we welcome Tom Sellig and Andy Bertera to the Board of Directors."
With the departure of Angelo Giordano from the Board of Directors, John Dahler has been appointed to the non-board role of Treasurer of SAMPS. In addition, as a result of Tom and Andy's roles on the Board of Directors, SAMPS seeks to replace Tom and Andy's roles on the SAMPS Advisory Board.
The Association of Commercial Professionals – Life Sciences (SAMPS) is the first organization for life science commercial professionals (sales, marketing, business development, client services, commercial operations and technical support) dedicated to selling and marketing to organizations (academic, government and commercial) that perform research, discovery, development, and manufacturing of pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, medical device, and diagnostic products and therapies.
The purpose of SAMPS is to serve its members, who are among the ~60,000 people globally who work in commercial roles for life science products and services companies. Those companies include contract research and contract manufacturing organizations (CROs & CMOs), scientific equipment manufacturers, reagents manufacturers, and consultancies. The association provides a dynamic forum for the exchange of knowledge through ongoing education, information resources, and opportunities for networking and professional development for life science commercial professionals. For more information and to join visit www.SAMPS.org.