RespiDerm® Corporation is a Health Care Technology Company headquartered in Little Rock, Arkansas. Through its novel transdermal drug delivery technology, RespiDerm® offers both commercial and home health care treatment providers and users the opportunity to safely, non-invasively, and effectively apply medical solutions into the body without the pain, the side effects, and practical difficulties commonly known with injection and other invasive transdermal delivery methods.
RespiDerm’s® research, development, and commercialization efforts focus on the development of practical applications which enable medical solutions to be safely and conveniently delivered into the skin capillaries, in virtually any setting. RespiDerm® is committed to providing non-invasive and pain-free transdermal delivery solutions to traditional and complementary health care providers and self-care users.
RespiDerm® continues with the research and development of innovative and user friendly solutions that bio-mimick natural processes, improving the quality of life and well-being of people around the world. The mission is to determine the best methods for combining the non-toxic health benefits of gaseous solutions with non-invasive transcutaneous-delivery approaches.
Tibor Salamon: Co-Founder - President & CEO email
After 17 years of experience in entrepreneurship, startup development, startup and small business financing, research and technology development, International Technology Transfer, IP development and management, and business administration, Mr. Salamon naturally became the key leader of RespiDerm®. It is not only because he earned the rights from the inventor, Mr. Török, brought the predecessor of the AirJector® technology from Hungary to the United States, and founded RespiDerm®, but also because of his solution-oriented and continuous learning aptitude, strong belief in transparency, tenable value creation, team work and strategic partnerships, as well as his unique education combining the fields of International Business Management and Medical Anthropology from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.
Grey Williams: Operations email
Mr. Williams brings over 25 years of experience in startup, sales, marketing, distribution, and general operations management with small and mid-size International corporations. Apart from RespiDerm™, he is one of the Managing Partners at Dextera Corporation, a multi-disciplined executive group assisting startups, and small and mid-size companies to launch, grow, expand, and exit their businesses with high value creation to stakeholders. Mr. Williams received his MBA from Yesderbilt University and is also an adjunct faculty member at Webster University.
Mauricio Plascencia: Sales and Customer Service email
With over 20 years of sales and support experience, including roles at top global investment services firms where he continuously improved and expanded sales territories by personally involved himself to serving customers. Mr. Plascencia`s skills include building trust-based long term relationships while brokering relationships and making connections between customers, resulting in valuable alliances and strong customer base. Mr. Plascencia relies on his sharp understanding of people’s needs, and utilizes his sales strategies and skills to B2B wholesaling. Mr. Plascencia received a double major in Philosophy and International Relations from the University of Southern California and holds professional securities licenses 6 and 63 as well as a life and health licenses.
Alan E. Hart: Financial Operations email
Mr. Hart has 35 years of experience in financial planning, analysis, accounting, and financial auditing for technology startups, and early stage and mid-size companies. His early career included positions in financial analysis, cost accounting and audit for Litton Industries, Weber Aircraft, and Haskins & Sells CPA in Los Angeles, CA. Subsequently, Mr. Hart held management positions in Southern California as Finance Manager at Litton Industries, Controller for Housing and Food Services at the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), and Manager of Accounting and Financial Planning at Transaction Technology. He has also held Vice President of Finance positions in leading high-tech companies. Mr. Hart has a B.S. in Accounting from California State University, Northridge and completed Masters Programs in Management.
Ernie Butler: Human Resource and Administration email
Mr. Butler has over 25 years of experience in human resources, investment banking, and business consulting. As president of I.E. Butler Securities Inc., he engaged in raising private capital for start-up and early stage companies. His main activities in this role included conducting due diligence, developing business plans to enhance the prospects, structuring transactions, private offerings document preparation, identifying prospective investors, assisting with transactions. Mr. Butler has also served in Human Resources at Texaco, Inc. He earned a Bachelor's Degree in Management from Rice University in Houston, Texas.
Donald P. Rivers: Attorney and General Counsel email
Since inception, Mr. Rivers has acted as General Counsel for RespiDerm™. He is the principal of Rivers & Company PC, a Los Angeles-based business law firm that provides traditional legal counsel and strategic business advice to small and mid-sized domestic and international businesses, high net worth individuals, and substantial family estates. Over 20 years, Mr. Rivers has represented clients in a broad range of industries including manufacturing, real estate, intellectual property and international trade. His business worldwide has taken him to Russia, Eastern and Western Europe, Asia and Central America. He is a 1980 graduate of the University of Southern California, Gould School of Law, and holds an MSc degree in Business law.
Attila Juhász: Regulatory email
Mr. Juhász brings over 20 years’ experience participating in developing and managing medical device regulatory management systems, particularly ISO 9001, ISO 13485 and ISO 14001 standards. Mr. Juhász is the Co-founder of SAASCO LTD., a consultancy support service firm for develop and support of the CE marking process of medical devices. Along with RespiDerm, SAASCO has assisted global medical device companies for over 20 years. Mr. Juhász is also an expert licensed educator on CE marking of medical devices (ISO 13485 internal auditor, ISO 14971 risk management, EN 62366 usability, etc.). He earned his degree at Budapest Technical University of mechanical engineering and production technologies.