CHI NEWS: CHI Announces Executive Promotionhttp://www.chi.org/wp-admin/post-new.php
(LA JOLLA, Calif., Apr. 22 , 2013) – The California Healthcare Institute (CHI) announced today the promotion of Holly Frisque, SPHR, to vice president of administration. Frisque, who has been with CHI since 2009, previously served as senior director of operations. CHI is a non-profit public policy research and advocacy organization for California’s biomedical R&D industry.
As vice president of administration, Frisque leads CHI in supervision of the human resources, communications, marketing, finance, membership services, corporate compliance and technology departments.
“For over four years, Holly’s leadership has contributed immensely to the positive direction and growth of CHI. This hard-earned promotion reflects CHI’s commitment to providing the highest level of member service and organizational management,” said CHI President and CEO David L. Gollaher, Ph.D. “Her diligence and professionalism will continue to make CHI a team-oriented and effective biomedical advocacy organization on behalf of our members.”
Frisque joined CHI as office manager of the La Jolla headquarters before being promoted to senior director of operations in 2012. Before joining CHI, Frisque served as the director of administration at Gizmo5 Technologies, Inc. and Linspire, Inc., two software development companies in San Diego. She also led administration for the biotech investment division of Enterprise Partners Venture Capital. Frisque has achieved the Senior Professional in Human Resources designation, reflecting her expertise in strategic management and highlighting her commitment to best practices. Frisque holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a minor in creative writing from University of California, Riverside.
CHI represents more than 275 leading biotechnology, medical device, diagnostics, and pharmaceutical companies, and public and private academic biomedical research organizations. CHI’s mission is to advance responsible public policies that foster medical innovation and promote scientific discovery. CHI’s website is www.chi.org . Follow us on Twitter @calhealthcare , Facebook , LinkedIn and YouTube .