Mr. Patrick has built two successful pharmaceutical startups and managed their profitable exits. At his first 1991 startup, Mr. Patrick held the position of COO for 16 years. In 2007, he built his second pharmaceutical startup, where he acted as CEO for ten years, exiting in 2017. Mr. Patrick brings a wealth of knowledge and insight with 30 years of executive leadership experience in all aspects of operations, company economics, company strategy, product positioning, federal government contracts, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and the development of SOPs and GMPs. He has built three manufacturing and distribution facilities, developed sales and marketing strategies, and positioned Ventis as his most successful venture yet.