Paul C. Dreier, BSc., MBA
Paul has over 20 years of experience in the start-up, marketing, and managing of companies that provide software and instruments to the pharmaceutical and government sectors. He started his career as a chemist and product development manager, eventually working his way into the management field on an international basis. Paul has held equity positions in various successful exits. He served in various positions, including leading one exit including:
Camile Products – Software and instruments in pharmaceutical chemistry - Sold for over $10M
Argonaut Technologies – Instruments for pharmaceutical chemistry - Sold to Biotage AB
PartTec, Ltd. – Neutron detection instruments for medical, defense, and research - Sold to GE (now Baker Hughs Digital)
He also started, merged, and has been the general manager for four international sales and service centers outside of America. Paul successfully obtained seed capital to start new $12M start-up division in the biochemistry instrument market. He is a founder and current Chairman of the Board for zWorks, an incubator which has raised over $26M for Indiana start-ups. He gives back to many charities and as an executive mentor at the Purdue Foundry, the national leader in university entrepreneurship programs.