Robert Finizio Profile Image Robert Finizio, Chief Executive Officer
16 years of successful, early-stage company development within the healthcare industry. Most notably, Robert co-founded CareFusion (CFN) in 2001, which was sold to Cardinal Health (CAH) in 2006. Robert also gained significant experience as an early employee with Omnicell Technologies (OMCL) and Endoscopy Specialists (TFX) in the healthcare IT and surgical space, respectively. He has a solid track record of successfully building new healthcare companies, while leveraging his background in women’s healthcare, pharmaceutical technology, clinical software, patient safety and distribution. Prior to his healthcare career, Robert was an English teacher at Homachi Bunka in Osaka, Japan and holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Miami.
John Milligan Profile Image John Milligan, President
Experienced, entrepreneurial healthcare executive with over 20 years of successful sales, management, business development and operations experience. In 2001, John co-founded clinical technology vendor CareFusion (CFN), which was subsequently sold to Cardinal Health (CAH) in 2006. Previously, John held executive sales and operations management positions with Omnicell Inc. (OMCL), a provider of clinical workflow solutions, Serving Software Inc. and HBOC, the latter two eventually acquired by McKesson (MCK). Throughout his career, John has consistently leveraged his knowledge of the complex healthcare environment to create and accelerate the growth of successful companies. John received his Bachelor of Science degree in Management Engineering from the U.S. Naval Academy.
Mitchell Krassan Profile Image Mitchell Krassan, Chief Strategy Performance Officer
20 years of operational and financial management experience. Mitchell was formerly the CFO and COO of The Reich Group and prior to that was a manager at Arthur Andersen, focusing on operational consulting for closely held companies. Mitchell is also one of the principals in EquiMark Limited, a private investment company. Mitchell received his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Maryland and his Master of Business Administration in Management from New York University.
Dan Cartwright Profile Image Dan Cartwright, Chief Financial Officer
20 years of financial management experience. Dan’s experience includes holding CFO positions in both public and private companies, and industry experience in healthcare, finance, telecommunications and cable television. Dan has been involved in several mergers and acquisitions including American Wireless Systems, Telegeography and WEB Corp. (Arush Entertainment). Before holding his CFO positions, Dan worked for KPMG and Pricewaterhouse Coopers and was a Certified Public Accountant in Texas. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Arizona State University.
Dr. Brian Bernick, MD Profile Image Dr. Brian Bernick, MD, Chief Medical Officer
Practicing and board-certified Obstetrician/Gynecologist with 20 years of clinical medical experience. Brian is the past Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Boca Raton Regional Hospital and has served on their Medical Executive Board. He has also served on the Board of Directors of the Palm Beach Medical Society and VitalMD Group Holding, the largest physician-owned and managed group of obstetricians/gynecologists in Florida. He is the recipient of several national and regional awards, including the American Medical Association Foundation’s Leadership Award. Brian holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Northwestern University, received his Doctorate in Medicine from the University of Chicago Medical School and completed his residency at the University of Pennsylvania.
Julia Amadio Profile Image Julia Amadio, Chief Product Officer
An extensive, 25 year background in general management and leading pharmaceutical marketing and product development organizations, starting at J&J’s McNeil Pharmaceutical, Wyeth, Rhone-Poulenc, Aventis and Daiichi. Julia has a B.S. in Accounting from St. Joseph’s University and a Masters in Business Administration from Drexel University. Julia is an active member and leader in the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association. She was an adjunct lecturer at St. Joseph’s University in their pharmaceutical MBA program, has authored a chapter on Marketing, Market Research and Insights in the book Pharmaceutical Development for Women, Wiley & Sons.
Christian Bloomgren Profile Image Christian Bloomgren, Vice President of Sales
14 years of leadership experience in the pharmaceutical, bio-technology and diagnostic industry. Prior to TherapeuticsMD, Christian was on the management team at ViaCell Inc. (VIAC), building a successful national sales channel, which was acquired by PerkinElmer (PKI). While there, he helped lead the Specialty Diagnostics business. Prior pharmaceutical experience includes roles at Eli Lilly & Company (LLY) and KV Pharmaceutical (KV). Christian served as an Officer in the United States Air Force and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from California State University and a Master of Science degree from Troy State University.
Jason Spitz Profile Image Jason Spitz, Vice President of Marketing
23 years of marketing, advertising and general management experience in pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical markets. Jason recently served as Managing Director, Oncology & Hematology at Beacon Healthcare Communications. Jason started his career at Schering-Plough as a sales representative, rising within the organization over 15 years to lead a global pharmaceutical franchise. He also held commercial leadership roles at Aesgen, Inc. and MGI Pharma, which was acquired by Eisai, Inc. Jason received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from The University of Texas at Austin and his Master of Business Administration in Pharmaceutical Studies from Fairleigh Dickinson University.
Marlan Walker, Corporate Counsel Profile Image Marlan Walker, Corporate Counsel, Vice President of Marketing