Chief Executive Officer and Director
John Hollister brings over 25 years of leadership experience in large pharmaceuticals, biotech, and medical device companies. He has extensive experience in all aspects of commercialization in the healthcare industry, including significant involvement with multiple products successfully undergoing review by the FDA. Most recently, Mr. Hollister served as CEO of NuLife Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: NULF) and CEO of NEMUS Bioscience (OTCQB: NMUS). Prior to NEMUS, he was vice president of marketing for Tethys Bioscience, a diabetes diagnostic company. Earlier in his career he was the CEO and chairman of EEG Spectrum, an EEG device manufacturer. John began his career working for SmithKline Beecham and Amgen. Mr. Hollister earned his B.A.in economics from Stanford University and his MBA from Claremont’s Peter F. Drucker Graduate School of Management. He serves as a board member for the Brain and Behavior Research Foundation (formerly NARSAD), the world’s leading charity for brain and behavior research.
Chief Financial Officer
Joe Biehl is a seasoned, C-level, strategic, operations and finance executive with 20 years of experience in leading private, public, and nonprofit companies through growth, mergers and acquisitions, and IPOs. He currently serves as CEO of CxCTeams, a provider of finance and accounting services exclusively to small businesses. He also serves as Executive Vice President and CFO of several of its clients, where he is responsible for all finance and accounting services on a part-time basis. In these capacities, he serves on a regular, part-time, continuing basis. Prior to implementing his current practice, Biehl served as an executive finance and operations officer of several larger public and private companies. He was the COO and CFO of Integrated Information Systems, a $100 million public IT consultancy corporation specializing in Microsoft custom application development solutions in Tempe, Arizona. He served as EVP and CFO for Sunstone Hotel Investors, a $300 million real estate investment trust, investing in and operating lodging assets, headquartered in San Clemente, California. He also served as the Corporate Controller for Starwood Lodging during its rapidly emerging growth phase. He has served as a Director on a number of nonprofit Boards including Native American Connections in Phoenix, Arizona. He is a graduate from the Brigham Young, Marriott School of Accountancy.