When you do some internet surfing on Linkedln, you tend to run across some pretty interesting stuff. This is not just a site for posting your resume and a helpful tool for a job search, You can come across some pretty interesting business men and women.
Like today. Today I came across Clay Seigall. He’s the President and CEO of Seattle Genetics. I am telling you this because some of you might be looking to do some business with Seattle Genetics. In order to join in on any successful venture with a company like them, you have to know a little bit about their staff. More importantly, it helps to know a little something about their CEO.
So, let’s dive right in.
Under the awards and honors categories he has own two so far. He won for being Entrepreneur of the Year. He did this in 2012 for Pacific Northwest Ernst and Young. He also won an award for being Alumnus of the Year for Computer, Math and the Natural Sciences. He earned this achievement the following year in 2013. He was presented this award by the University of Maryland.
Now, let’s move on with some of his educational background.
He attended the same school for which he got the award I mentioned above. He went to the University of Maryland. He got a Bachelors Degree in Zoology. This might seem like an odd pick, but it did help him out with his business ventures years down the road.
He attended The George Washington University. He earned a PH.D in his doctoral program. He became a Doctor of Philosophy in Genetics.
Over the last 18 years he has served on the board of many Therapeutic and Pharmaceutical Companies. He is even on the board of the well-know bio-pharmaceutical company Alder. Since 1998 he has been the acting President and CEO of Seattle Genetics.
To find out more about him and how he can help you, get in touch with him at his official site. You can also find him on his official Twitter page. https://twitter.com/seattlegenetics