IRVINE, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Stason Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a vertically integrated cGMP contract development organization announced today that it has appointed Diana Wood as Vice President, Business Development. Ms. Wood will be responsible for all business development functions, including guiding Stason's global business development activities. Ms. Wood is a senior executive with extensive experience in sales, marketing, business and strategic planning, product development and general management on a worldwide basis. She will report directly to Chief Executive Officer Harry T. Fan. Most recently, Diana Wood served as the Executive Vice President, Business Development at Chiltern International, Inc., where she oversaw the company's global business development and marketing functions, and advised clients on their product development platforms. Prior to joining Chiltern International, Ms. Wood served as the Director, Product Development for Oncology at Chugai Pharma USA in San Diego.
"We are pleased to welcome Diana to Stason," said Mr. Fan. "As a seasoned business development executive, she has built a highly respected track record and earned the trust of the pharmaceutical community. Diana will be a strategically important asset to our company. Furthermore, by bringing an extensive knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry and its regulatory environment combined with confidence and multifaceted business experience, she will continue to broaden and strengthen our relationship with our drug development partners."
"I am delighted to join Stason, a fast-growing and forward thinking organization," Ms. Wood said. "Today's product development landscape is changing rapidly and paradigms are shifting towards a more technologically driven development process from the bench to market. Stason embraced these changes early on, reducing overall development time and costs. I look forward to bringing new opportunities to Stason and to further expand our global growth."
About Stason Pharmaceuticals:
Founded in 1994, Stason Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has evolved into a vertically integrated cGMP contract development organization with affiliates and locations in Texas, Massachusetts, Japan, China and Taiwan that provide complete turn-key drug development solutions for API, prototype and final product, clinical supplies for all phases, and commercial production and distribution. Stason also out-licenses internally developed technologies to companies worldwide. Stason is specialized in developing and processing high-potency products, including oncology drugs.
CONTACT: Diana Wood of Stason Pharmaceuticals, Inc., +1-949-380-4327, ext.
Web site: http://www.stasonpharma.com/