旅美科技协会北卡分会讲座：Taking the Road Less Traveled – My Journey as a Life Sciences Entrepreneur
讲座人: Giles Shih, PhD and MBA, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, BioResource International
时间:2016 年5 月26 日(星期四) 6:00-8:00pm
6:00-6:30 pizza and social networking
地点: 2 Davis Drive, RTP, NC 27709
(Building name: First Flight Venture Center, I-40 号高速280 出口附近)
讲座人简介：Dr. Giles Shih has been managing BRI’s business development efforts since its inception in November 1999. Dr. Shih served as a consultant for venture capital firms with investments in the biotechnology industry prior to co-founding BRI with his father Dr. Jason Shih.
Under Giles’ leadership, BRI has achieved significant growth and profitability, resulting in accolades including Inc. Magazine’s 500 Fastest Growing Companies Award, Triangle Business Journal’s Fast 50 Award, Asian American Business Fast 50 Award, and the Pinnacle Award from the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce, as well as the Center for Economic Development NC Companies to Watch.
Giles serves on the Board of Directors of the CED, a North Carolina-based entrepreneur support organization, the Board of Directors of the North Carolina Biosciences Organization, and the Board of Directors of the North Carolina Agricultural and Life Science Research Foundation.
Upon receiving his undergraduate degree at Cornell University, Giles went on to complete his graduate training at North Carolina State University (MS in Microbiology) and Emory University (Ph.D. in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics), followed by an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.