PHOENIX - (December 5, 2011) – The Make-A-Wish Foundation®
of America recently named Dom Meffe, CEO of Triad Isotopes, to its national board of directors
Meffe has grown Triad from a startup in 2006 to the second largest provider of radioactive isotopes, which are often used to detect heart disease and cancer treatment and other medical uses, through a national network of 70 nuclear pharmacies. Meffe also is the founder of LegacyRx Pharmacy, a startup clinical pharmacy that Meffe launched to serve patients undergoing high-cost, complex drug treatment.
Prior, Dom was the founder and CEO of Curascript Pharmacy, a specialty biotech pharmacy which served patients undergoing high cost, complex drug treatment. He sold Curascript in 2004 to Express Scripts, retiring after growing it to more than $4 billion in revenues and 4,000 employees. He also served as COO and co-founder of Managed Prescription Network, a niche pharmacy benefit management and mail order pharmacy company.
“Dom is a successful entrepreneur and innovator in the healthcare and pharmacy arenas,” said David A. Williams, president and chief executive officer of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of America. “His strategic business insight and keen understanding of the medical industry will serve as great assets to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.”
Meffe earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of South Florida. He currently sits on the Council of Governors at MD Anderson, Orlando and has served on the boards of directors of several additional organizations, including Shepherd’s Hope, Florida Hospital’s Cardiovascular Institute, and Junior Achievement of Central Florida. He lives in Windermere, Florida.
About the Make-A-Wish Foundation
The Make-A-Wish Foundation grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. Based in Phoenix, the Foundation is one of the world’s leading children’s charities, serving children in every community in the United States, its territories and in 47 countries on five continents. With the help of generous donors and more than 30,000 volunteers worldwide, the Make-A-Wish Foundation grants a wish somewhere in the world every 23 minutes. It has granted more than 280,000 wishes since its inception in 1980. Visit the Make-A-Wish Foundation of America at www.wish.org and discover how you can share the power of a wish® .