SAN DIEGO, Feb. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Trucept Inc. (OTC Pink: TREP) Trucept Inc. names Norman Tipton as CEO. The outgoing CEO, Brian Bonar, has agreed to provide transitional consulting services through June 30.
Tipton is a native of San Diego. For the past 10 years he has been Vice President and General Counsel of Trucept Inc. Since 2007 Tipton has been an advisor to several publicly traded companies' boards. In 2013 he joined the Board of Directors of Trucept Inc. He has previously held management positions at SAIC, a Fortune 500 company, and the San Diego Union-Tribune. Since 1995 he has lectured as adjunct faculty in law-related upper-division courses at SDSU.
He attended San Diego State University, where he received his Master's Degree in Sociology and his Bachelor's Degree in Journalism. Tipton, a member of the California Bar, is a cum laude graduate of Thomas Jefferson School of Law.
Bonar, who is retiring, said that Tipton is the ideal candidate to succeed him. "Norman has been heavily involved with the company and its history, and plans for the future."
Trucept's Florida address is 15310 Amberly Drive, Tampa. Its phone is 866 961-5763.
Trucept Inc. relieves clients from business operations tasks, including payroll processing, human resources support, workers' compensation insurance, safety programs, employee benefits, and other administrative and aftermarket services predominantly related to staffing. It also offers employee and employer benefits and aftermarket products.
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