Jan. 3, 2023

Shane Needham PhD - Expert in Bioanalysis and Life Science Consultant

In this episode of Life Science Success my guest is Shane Needham PhD. Dr. Needham is a serial entrepreneur and founder of many scientific business including several bioanalytical CROs. Dr. Needham has more than 20 years experience leading and...


In this episode of Life Science Success my guest is Shane Needham PhD. Dr. Needham is a serial entrepreneur and founder of many scientific business including several bioanalytical CROs. Dr. Needham has more than 20 years experience leading and growing four different companies.

Introduction

 

01:45 Tell listeners just a little bit about yourself

03:26 About you were also a TEDx speaker. Tell everybody a little bit about your TEDx talk titled Never Be Out.

08:58 What made you want to do those? the powerlifting and then the bodybuilding?

17:36  Tell about in terms of your first laboratory experience. What made you start, what made you want to do that?

22:23 What made you want to do this and draw it up on the napkin and focus in on getting it executed? What was sort of the impetus for?

26:04 Who do you work with primarily? Are they, are they smaller companies that are investigating drugs, bigger pharma, organizations, and also do you do diagnostics

27:51 What are some of the biggest challenges that you've, in the industry?

29:33 Where do you, where do you see the biggest opportunities in life science?

36:04 How will your model be different and what specifically, you know, Are you thinking about?

37:31 There are three questions that I like to ask every guest.

          -What Inspires you?

41:06 -What concerns you? 

46:21 -What excites you?




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Shane Needham

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Dr. Shane Needham is Founder, CEO and President of Veloxity Labs LLC in Peoria, IL and Founder of Needham Scientific, Inc. in Moscow, ID. Veloxity Labs, LLC is a premier and unique LC-MS bioanalytical lab launched in 2021 that transforms timelines on how therapeutics are developed with our pharma and biotech partners. Needham Scientific, Inc. is a consulting company that solves, analytical and business challenges for clients. Shane has more than
200 publications in the area of LC-MS/MS. Shane is often an invited speaker, expert author and expert witness for analytical chemistry. Dr. Shane Needham is a serial entrepreneur and has founded at least six businesses that have an ROI of >70,000% since 2000. His companies have been listed as a fastest growing company by INC 5000 and have won start-up of the year awards. Shane is also a Ted Talk Speaker. Dr. Needham is also the father of four children, a podcaster, national champion bodybuilder and state champion powerlifter.