Latest News & Updates

Benefits of Foreign Trade Zones

A Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ), U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) writes[1], is a secure area supervised by CBP, but treated as being outside United States trade boundaries.  Companies utilizing an FTZ have the legal opportunity to pay lower duty rates or possibly avoid paying them altogether as...

Thursday, September 30, 2021 | Read More

Resilience Analysis of Vaccine Supply Chain

Released by Sentry BioPharma Services In, as it says, what now appears to be a prescient discussion described in an article written in April, 2020[1], Tim Gunn wrote about how vaccine cold chain supply practices were soon going to be put to the test to store and distribute COVID-19 vaccines....

Friday, July 23, 2021 | Read More

Mitigating the Logistical Challenges Associated with Clinical Studies of Investigational Drugs

How Sentry BioPharma Services supports clinical studies with just-in-time custom labeling/kitting/packaging and more. Released by Sentry BioPharma Services Contract Pharma Staff 06.17.21As crucial to innovation as they are, clinical studies come with a unique set of logistical challenges...

Thursday, June 24, 2021 | Read More

Leadership

Tim J. Mitchell, J.D. - President & Chief Executive Officer

Sentry's mission exceeds partnering with our clients. Our focus is to become an integral part of their team, working together to define the best solution possible to meet the ever-changing challenges in the industry today and in the future.

Tim J. Mitchell

Mr. Tim Mitchell functions as President and Chief Executive Officer for Sentry BioPharma Services, Inc., a wholesaler/third party logistics provider of prescription and investigational drug products, medical devices, and active pharmaceutical ingredients for the pharmaceutical and medical device industry. Mr. Mitchell is principal founder of Sentry and has been at its helm these past eleven (11) years.  As President, he has guided Sentry from inception through start up and onto profitability and mature growth.

Mr. Mitchell is a proven entrepreneur and business leader with more than 35 years of expertise in financial planning and management, investment strategy and business development. His professional accomplishments include a documented track record of helping both new ventures and established organizations attain and maintain profitability. In his role as Chief Executive Officer at Sentry, Mr. Mitchell is responsible for day-to-day management decisions including oversight of all business operations including shipping/receiving, storage, recordkeeping, and quality, and for implementing Sentry’s long and short term plans.  Further, Mr. Mitchell acts as a direct liaison between the Board of Directors and Sentry’s management team.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2005 - Present:                    President and Chief Executive Officer, Sentry BioPharma Services, Inc.

1996 - 2005:                         President, First Capital Investment Group, Inc.

1991 - 1996:                         Private Law Practice

1984 - 1991:                         Vice President & Corporate Counsel, Waterford Investment Corporation

 

EDUCATION

Mr. Mitchell’s educational background and professional experience is in corporate law with an emphasis on contract and taxation law.  Mitchell received a J.D. cum laude and B.A. degrees with honors from Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana.

 

PROFESSIONAL PARTICIPATION

Mr. Mitchell currently sits on numerous boards of directors, both for profit and not for profit organizations. Other professional memberships include BIO (Biotechnology Innovation Organization), IQPC Supply Chain, Partnerships in Clinical Trials, Pharma Connections Worldwide, BioNetwork, GDP & Temperature Management Global Forum and the Indiana State Bar Association.