Vice President, Strategic Partnerships
In 2003, Pam Gardner implemented a unique model for assisting life science companies, institutes and organizations with a service that facilitates drug delivery, clinical, research and development, and manufacturing departments of all sizes in streamlining their supplier management by setting up customized on-site technology seminars, workshops and vendor product shows. Her company, Biotech Vendor Services Inc. (BVS), has an ever-expanding network and has held 2,000+ events for over 450 prominent clients and 1,000 suppliers, nationwide.
Ms. Gardner has personally been involved with assisting numerous companies and organizations with obtaining sponsorships and attendees on their behalf, along with orchestrating their internal logistics and marketing efforts for scientific, travel, investor, and supply chain conferences.
Prior to founding BVS, Ms. Gardner was a key contributor at Electronic Data Systems (EDS). While at EDS, she spent six years as an expat in the United Kingdom and South Africa, working on high profile projects related to nationwide outsourcing migration projects for Royal Bank of Scotland and Nat West.
Ms. Gardner holds a BA in Business Economics from the University of Pittsburgh. She is passionate about mentoring, helping entrepreneurs, and loves to travel, having traveled to 35 different countries.