Peter H. Sayet
President, CEO, Chairman, Board of Directors
Mr. Sayet has over 25 years of experience in the health care industry. From 1981-1986, Mr. Sayet served as the key operations executive at Sayet Associated Pathologist Reference Laboratory, Inc. (SAPRL), a family owned company. He was instrumental in operating SAPRL through difficult financial times and was responsible for opening significant new markets and pioneering the computerization of the company during the early stages of the computer “revolution”. In 1987, Mr. Sayet conceived of, planned, founded and developed the Institute for Laboratory Medicine, Inc. (ILM), a 10,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art medical laboratory facility. In just 2½ years, under Mr. Sayet’s guidance, ILM became the largest physician-owned medical laboratory in the nation, boasting over 500 physician owners and almost $10,000,000 in annual revenues. Within the ILM business plan, Mr. Sayet conceived of and guided the creation of the first ever bi-directional communication link between remote client and lab. That lab linkup is still state-of-the-art today. After leaving ILM in 1991, Mr. Sayet has continued to work on various other business plans, culminating in the formation of the Company and the conception and development of the PSS Flow Control Device.
Francisco Tejada, M.D.
Dr. Tejada continues to have an outstanding career as a clinician, consultant, academician and health care administrator. He received his Bachiller en Medicina and M.D. degrees from Peruvian University Cayetano Heredia in Lima Peru, in 1967, and went on to obtain post-doctorate fellowships in both medical oncology from the National Institute of Health, and internal medicine and hematology from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He received board certifications from the American Board of Internal Medicine in both medical oncology and internal medicine. Dr. Tejada has spent most of his professional career as a clinician and Assistant Professor at the University of Miami, School of Medicine. He has also held a number of important administrative and board positions within the University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital and the Miami-Dade County Public Health Trust, including, as a member of the Board of Trustees. He has had vast experience as both an administrator and business executive in a number of different healthcare companies and public health organizations. Dr. Tejada has been an author of well over 100 published abstracts and articles on a variety of internal medicine topics. He has been a consultant to numerous organizations throughout North and South America, and holds professional membership in, or honorary appointments to, over two dozen medical organizations in both the U.S. and internationally. Dr. Tejada has received numerous awards and honors, including, the physician recognition award (twice) from the American Medical Association, and the Gold Medal from the Ministry of Education in Peru, and is listed in a number of Who’s Who compilations.
Mr. Balok joins the board as one of the largest and longest term investors in the Company and has had a varying career in a number of diverse areas of business, including in the restaurant business, ship building and general contract housing construction work, among other things.