Scott Korney brings nearly 30 years of extensive experience at both creating strategic plans and optimizing facility operations. His areas of expertise include real estate transaction and occupancy/TI execution of over 1 million sq. ft. of life science R&D laboratory, GMP production and release facilities. Scott is well recognized in the Bay Area Life Science industry as an accomplished leader with expertise in Facilities Development, Operations, Environmental Health & Safety, Security, Site Services, Utilities/Sustainability Management, Asset Management, Regulatory Compliance and Capital Project Management. Scott has provided these outstanding services to leading worldwide pharmaceutical and research corporations as well as start-up ventures. Past employers include Plant Cell Research Institute (ARCO; Atlantic Richfield Company), Plant Research Technologies (Founder/COO), Scios Inc (Johnson & Johnson), Biotherapeutics and Bioinnovation Center (Pfizer). In August, 2010, Scott formed Optimum Management Group bringing his professional experiences to early-stage life science ventures and to companies in transition.