Have you ever heard of the name Clay Siegall? Well, have you ever heard of the name Dr. Clay Siegall? Unfortunately, many people in today’s society has never even heard of this wonderful man even though he has done so much for society. Clay Siegall is a cancer-research extraordinaire to the highest degree. He has an extended educational background, and he has attained numerous degrees in the process. In addition to that, Siegall has been the winner of numerous medical-related awards such as the Pacific Northwest Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Lets dive a bit deeper into the life of Clay Siegall.
Dr. Clay Siegall started his professional career as a Senior Researcher for the affluent Bristol Myers Squibb. In addition to that, he has worked with other high-profile names such as the National Institute of Health. In 1998, Siegall co-founded a tiny startup company in Bothell, Washington. This company just so happened to be Seattle Genetics. This biotech-oncology company would end-up being the start to something new, especially when it came to fighting cancer. During the company’s early years of 1999 and 2000, it struggled to get a firm footing. Money was being spent faster than it was being earned, which resulted in big problems. Siegall and the small crew had to honker-down to get things in order. After implementing a dynamic sales staff, Seattle Genetics would finally catch its footing and the rest was history. To this very day, the sales staff of this phenomenal company is the actual face of the business.
In recent years, Seattle Genetics’ stock has tripled in a matter of a few years. Siegall has gone on to win multiple industry-related awards while holding onto 15 medical patents. What more can you say about this fantastic guy, and he’s looking to breakdown even more barriers in the future.