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W. Tim Miller, MBA

Founder, CEO and President

Tim retired as President/CEO of Echelon-Frontier in August 2020, a position he had held since March 2002, a leading Utah biotech company, with a focus in oncology genetic marker detection and assay development, core molecular structures as oncology and other therapeutic drug discovery and development platforms, and diagnostic, industrial biological and chemical applications. His 50 years of management experience have been in medicinal science in diagnostics, devices, and pharmaceutical enterprises. He has directed multiple acquisitions and integrations, technology licenses, and product launches targeting pharmaceutical, agricultural, and industrial applications.He has been involved in multiple startups and successful exits.

Past senior management positions include Wyeth, Marion Laboratories (Aventis), American Hospital Supply/Baxter, Rorer, Sharpe Endosurgical, and Iomed.Tim has an MBA from University of Utah (UU), graduated first in class with honors and subsequently taught for 15 years as adjunct professor of business at the University. He was recognized with the Utah’s Governor’s Medal for Science and Technology, was appointed by the Governor to the Board of Trustees for Salt Lake Community College, Utah College of Applied Technology, and Utah’s STEM Action Board. 

He has been recognized as one of Utah’s top venture entrepreneurs, established Angel Flight in Utah in 1999 to provide free non-emergency medical/humanitarian air-transportation, started Santa Flight in 2001 for needy Utah children, and was team liaison with the US Men’s Ice Hockey Team during the 2002 Salt Lake Winter Olympics. He is a pilot, nationally recognized flight instructor, teaches woodworking and plays regularly in a local rock-n-roll and blues band.

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