Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder
Dr. Siciliano co-founded Invisible Sentinel in 2006 and was the lead inventor of the Company’s Veriflow technology. In his role as CEO, he sets corporate strategy, including sales and marketing initiatives and the identification of strategic partnerships. He also leads the R&D team, drawing on his more than 15 years of experience in microbiology, immunology, and assay development. He earned a B.S. in Chemistry from Villanova University and a Ph.D. in Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis from Thomas Jefferson University. Formerly, Nick was a biomedical researcher in bacterial and viral pathogenesis, immunology, microbiology, and oncology, as well as a developer of antibody-based assays and consultant on projects in bacteriology, immunology, and antibody design. He has received several awards including Honoree on the annual “40 under 40” list compiled by the Philadelphia Business Journal to recognize outstanding entrepreneurs and business leaders. He was also a recipient of the 2015 Marcum/Smart CEO Innovator of the Year.
Chief Business Officer and Co-Founder
Mr. Pascal co-founded Invisible Sentinel in 2006. In his role as Chief Business Officer, he focuses on marketing and business development. He also works closely with the Sales function of the Company, helping to define sales strategies, identifying potential clients, supporting system implementation at key corporate accounts, and opening new international markets for the Company. Formerly he was a product developer at B. Braun Medical and the National Institute for Medical Research (London). Ben is an inventor on a corresponding patent to an antibacterial device and team member in the design of a functional cellular vaccine against malaria. He received a BS degree from The George Washington University in Biology and Political Science and an MBA from Lehigh University.
Vice President, Operations
Mr. Courtney directs manufacturing for the complete line of Veriflow test kits at Invisible Sentinel’s production facility at the University City Science Center in Philadelphia. He is responsible for Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and efficient delivery required to ensure that every Invisible Sentinel customer will benefit from the inherent advantages of Veriflow® technology. Prior to joining Invisible Sentinel, Patrick was the director of process-improvement and quality-assurance programs in various companies, including Medco Health Solutions, Fresenius Medical Care, and Centocor, Inc., and he is a Six Sigma Master Black Belt.
Head of Sales
Mr. Lydon joined Invisible Sentinel in early 2016. As Head of Sales he is responsible for leading the revenue generating efforts of both the domestic and international sales groups, drawing on more than 15 years of sales leadership and diagnostic experience with IDEXX Labs and Alcon Pharmaceuticals. He has been recognized several times for exceptional team performance, including being named to President’s Club (top 10% of the organization) 5 times in his career. He earned a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Richmond in Richmond, VA.
Director, Antibody Development
Ashley Brown is a Senior Scientist in R&D at Invisible Sentinel. Ms. Brown earned her B.S. in Biology from Drexel University and started at Invisible Sentinel as a part of Drexel's Cooperative Education program in 2009. She has been with the Company from its concept phase to where it is today. She has since been responsible for the development of many assays in the Veriflow product line. She continues to develop custom solutions for clients and leads junior scientists through product optimization initiatives.
Director, Human Resources
Ms. Gaudioso oversees human resources and administration at Invisible Sentinel. As Director of Human Resources she works with management to ensure employee and employer expectations and needs are met, as well as safeguarding our unique Company culture. Zara graduated with a B.S. in Biology from Rowan University in Glassboro, NJ and obtained her SHRM-CP in 2018.