Robbinsville, New Jersey February 19, 2020 – The Board of Directors of the Drug, Chemical & Associated Technologies Association is pleased to announce that it is honoring two of its long-term volunteers with the DCAT Volunteer Spirit Award: Lori Hoffman, Senior Director, Alliance Management at Frontida BioPharm, Inc. and Scott Price, Vice President, Sales at Ren-Pharm International. Ms. Hoffman and Mr. Price will receive their awards at the Volunteer Luncheon on March 25, 2020 during DCAT Week in New York City at the InterContinental Barclay Hotel.
This distinguished award was created to honor and recognize individuals with outstanding, long-term service to the DCAT organization. Recipients of this award have shown a passion for volunteering that ultimately has enriched the professional aspects of our member’s lives.
“This award recognizes outstanding volunteers who create, innovate and serve in a way that strengthens the overall organization,” said DCAT President Paolo Magri (Advitech SA). “I can’t think of two more worthy recipients. Their leadership and contributions have been an enormous part of the organization’s success.”
Lori Hoffman serves as a Director on DCAT’s Board of Directors and volunteers on the Alliance for Industry Women Committee. Previously, she served three years as chair of the committee and was instrumental in the establishment of the popular DCAT Week Women’s Networking Breakfast and the committee’s lunchtime webinar series. In addition, she has served on the Education Committee and its task forces to develop programs for DCAT Week and Sharp Sourcing.
Scott Price has served on the Science & Scholarship Committee since 2014 and as its chair for the past four years. During his tenure, the committee partnered with the International Science & Engineering Fair (ISEF) to award scholarships to promising young scientists around the globe and to support ISEF’s Education Outreach Day that brings underserved students to the event. Currently, the committee is planning an Industry Career Exploration Day for DCAT Week 2021.
The Drug, Chemical & Associated Technologies Association (DCAT) is a not-for-profit, global business development association whose unique membership model integrates both innovator and generic drug manufacturers and suppliers of ingredients, development and manufacturing services, and related technologies. We are committed to provide programs, events and services that help our members meet their business objectives, expand their network of customers and suppliers, and gain insight into industry trends, markets, and those issues impacting pharmaceutical development and manufacturing. With over 400 corporate members, DCAT is headquartered in Robbinsville, New Jersey.
DCAT Sr. Communications & Technology Specialist