Navigation Links
Arno Therapeutics Announces Appointment of Brian Lenz, CPA as Chief Financial Officer
Date:8/14/2008

FAIRFIELD, N.J., Aug. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arno Therapeutics, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ARNI), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on oncology, today announced the appointment of Brian Lenz, CPA, as its Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Lenz brings over 10 years of financial and operational management experience in addition to significant experience in capital raising and M&A activities.

"We are very pleased to have someone with Brian's broad financial and public markets experience join our team," said Scott Z. Fields, MD, President and Chief Medical Officer of Arno. "We look forward to working with him as we continue to grow and expand our operations."

Prior to joining Arno Therapeutics, Mr. Lenz was Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of VioQuest Pharmaceuticals, Inc. since 2004, and prior to that served as the company's controller from 2003 to 2004. At VioQuest, Mr. Lenz was responsible for the financial and operational reporting, as well as capital raising and M&A activities. Prior to VioQuest, Mr. Lenz was a controller with Smiths Detection Group from 2000 to 2003. Before joining Smiths, Mr. Lenz was a senior auditor with KPMG, LLP from 1998 to 2000. Mr. Lenz holds a BS in Accounting from Rider University and received his MBA from Saint Joseph's University. He is a certified public accountant licensed in the State of New Jersey.

About Arno Therapeutics

Arno Therapeutics, Inc. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company that develops and commercializes innovative products for the treatment of cancer patients. Arno's lead compound is AR-67, a novel, third-generation camptothecin analogue in Phase I studies in patients with advanced solid tumors that has demonstrated high potency and significantly improved pharmacokinetic properties when compared with marketed second-generation products in its class. Arno is also developing two pre-clinical compounds. AR-12 is a potential first-in-class, orally available PDK1 inhibitor that blocks the PI3K/Akt pathway undergoing IND-enabling studies. AR-42 is an orally available, targeted inhibitor of the Pan-DAC and Akt pathways also undergoing IND-enabling studies. Arno is actively pursuing additional compounds to expand its portfolio. For more information on Arno please visit http://www.arnothera.com.

This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 that involve substantial risks and uncertainties. All statements, other than statements of historical facts, included in this press release regarding our strategy, future operations, outlook, milestones, the success of Arno's product development, future financial position, future financial results, plans and objectives of management are forward-looking statements. We may not actually achieve these plans, intentions or expectations and Arno cautions investors not to place undue reliance on our forward-looking statements. Actual results or events could differ materially from the plans, intentions and expectations disclosed in the forward-looking statements we make. Various important factors that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from the forward-looking statements that we make are described in greater detail in the reports we file with Securities and Exchange Commission, including those described under the caption "Risk Factors" in our Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on June 9, 2008. Arno is providing this information as of the date of this press release and does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statements as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Arno Therapeutics, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. BN ImmunoTherapeutics Announces Partnership With National Cancer Institute
2. Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics Reports Half Year Results 2008
3. Repair Stem Cell Institute Announces Industrys First Standards of Excellence for Global Stem Cell Treatment Centers to Protect Patients from Less-than-Competent Therapeutics
4. Halozyme Therapeutics Reports 2008 Second Quarter Financial Results
5. Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Schedules Webcast Discussion of Financial Results for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2008
6. IBC Life Sciences Kicks Off the 13th Annual Drug Discovery & Development of Innovative Therapeutics World Congress in Boston, Massachusetts
7. VIA Pharmaceuticals to Present at 13th Annual IBC Life Sciences Drug Discovery & Development of Innovative Therapeutics World Congress
8. CV Therapeutics Reports 2008 Second Quarter Financial Results
9. Horizon Therapeutics Announces Corporate Relocation to the Chicago Area
10. Amicus Therapeutics Announces Second Quarter 2008 Results Release Date
11. Cardinal Health, Prime Therapeutics Sign Primary Distribution Agreement
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... While the majority of commercial spectrophotometers and fluorometers use the z-dimension of 8.5 ... end machines that use the more unconventional z-dimension of 20mm. Z-dimension or ... the cuvette holder. , FireflySci has developed several Agilent flow cell product lines ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... 23, 2016 , ... UAS LifeSciences, one of the leading ... UP4™ Probiotics, into Target stores nationwide. The company, which has been manufacturing high ... its list of well-respected retailers. This list includes such fine stores as Whole ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... SILVER SPRING, Md. , June 23, 2016 ... evidence collected from the crime scene to track the criminal ... sick, and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) uses ... Sound far-fetched? It,s not. ... whole genome sequencing to support investigations of foodborne illnesses. Put ...
(Date:6/23/2016)...  The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) is pleased to announce 24 ... for prostate cancer. Members of the Class of 2016 were selected from a ... Read More About the Class of 2016 PCF Young Investigators ... ... ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:5/20/2016)... , May 20, 2016  VoiceIt is ... partnership with VoicePass. By working together, ... experience.  Because VoiceIt and VoicePass take slightly different ... engines increases both security and usability. ... excitement about this new partnership. "This ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... BANGALORE, India , April 28, 2016 ... subsidiary of Infosys (NYSE: INFY ), and Samsung ... global partnership that will provide end customers with a ... and payment services.      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130122/589162 ... for financial services, but it also plays a fundamental part ...
(Date:4/15/2016)... CHICAGO , April 15, 2016  A ... companies make more accurate underwriting decisions in a ... offering timely, competitively priced and high-value life insurance ... health screenings. With Force Diagnostics, rapid ... and lifestyle data readings (blood pressure, weight, pulse, ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):