NEWS & PUBLICATIONS
DR. REGIS DUFFY - Chairman
Formerly Dean of Science and Chairman of the Chemistry Department, University of Prince Edward Island
Founded Diagnostic Chemicals Limited in 1970
Awarded Atlantic Canada's Innovator of the Year, 1986
Atlantic Canada's Entrepreneur of the Year - Manufacturing, 1994
Appointed Member of the Order of Canada, 1995
Inducted into Junior Achievement PEI Business Hall of Fame, 1998
Chair Emeritus, University of Prince Edward Island, 2007
Recipient, PEI Region Canadian Red Cross Humanitarian Award, 2008
Founder and former Chair of BioVectra Inc.
Past Chair of PEI BioAlliance Inc.
Board Member of Halibut PEI Inc.
Past Chair and Board Member of ViTRAK Systems Inc.
RON KEEFE - President
B.B.A. degree from University of Prince Edward Island
LL.B. and MBA degrees from Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
Partner with the Atlantic Canada law firm, Stewart McKelvey Stirling Scales
Past President of the United Way of PEI, currently serves on the campaign cabinet
Past Director and Board Chair of Maritime Electric Company Limited, a subsidiary of Fortis Inc.
President of Communities 13, Inc., a non-profit organization
Past Director of the Bank of Canada
Past Board Chair of Atlantic Provinces Economic Council
Board Chair of Halibut PEI Inc.
Board Chair of Synapse Applied Research and Industry Services (Synapse)
Board Member and Past Chair of PEI BioAlliance Inc.
Board Chair of ViTRAK Systems Inc.
Board Chair of Island Advance Advisory Committee
Board Member of BIOTECanada
Member of UPEI Board of Governors
Former Chief Executive Officer of BioVectra Inc.
DALE ZAJICEK - Director
B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering (1976) from Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL; B.S. degree in Business Administration (1991) from Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, IL
In 1975, joined G.D. Searle, Inc. in Skokie, IL as Chief Chemical Operator; in 1985, NutraSweet Division in Deerfield, IL as Operations Manager, and was appointed Manager, New Business in 1992
Joined BioVectra in 1995 as Engineering & Biochemical Operations Manager and was promoted to Chief Operating Officer & Vice President, Business Development in 1998
Former President of BioVectra Inc.
GORDON ROGERS - Director
B.B.A. degree from Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia in 1982; C.A. designation from the P.E.I. Institute of Chartered Accountants in 1984
Joined BioVectra in 1993 as Manager of Corporate Systems
Responsible for corporate finance, quality assurance, and regulatory affairs
Former Chief Financial Officer of BioVectra Inc.
LOIS WOOLDRIDGE - Executive Administrator
Joined Duffy BioScience in 2012
Over 35 years of experience in office management and bookkeeping
Professional background in executive administration, communications, marketing, human resources, website development and graphic design
Awarded the Valerie Taylor Spirit Award in 2012
Executive Administrator for BioVectra Inc. and the Duffy Group of companies
Certification in Systems Administration and Applications