Gary Patrone Named a VIP Member of Worldwide Who’s Who

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Gary Patrone Named a VIP Member of Worldwide Who’s Who
for Excellence in Medical Testing


Mr. Patrone brings his strong managerial vision to the healthcare industry

TEMPE, AZ, March 26, 2013, Gary Patrone, Chief Executive Officer of SonicTest Labs,  was recently named a VIP member of Worldwide Who’s Who. This special distinction honors individuals who have shown exceptional commitment to achieving personal and professional success.

Mr. Patrone, who has more than 25 years of experience in business and sales, has been the CEO of SonicTest Labs, for the past year. The company is a full-service, toxicology laboratory and testing facility for drug, alcohol, DNA and steroid testing. In addition to pre-employment screenings, random program management and workplace policy development and implantation, SonicTest Labs also offers a number of services to individuals, such as paternity testing, sports eligibility testing and even background checks. In his current role with the company, Mr. Patrone is responsible for overseeing all daily business operations, including sales, marketing, business development and business strategy.

Prior to assuming his role with SonicTest Labs, Mr. Patrone held a number of prestigious executive positions, including president of REI Properties LLC, president and CEO of Patrone International, director-national retail sales for Emerson Climate Technologies, vice president of sales and marketing for Blissfield Manufacturing and global sales manager for Carrier Corporation. Throughout his career, Mr. Patrone has earned a reputation as a capable and resourceful executive who is able to succeed in a wide variety of industries and cultures.

Mr. Patrone attributes the success he’s enjoyed to understanding clients’ needs and creating win-win solutions to address them. Over the next five years, he plans to grow his company to five additional locations.

An active member of his business community, Mr. Patrone is an ambassador for the Tempe Chamber of Commerce and a sustaining member of the Rotary Club of Tempe-South. In addition, he writes a monthly column for the Arizona Republic in which he fields questions about drug, alcohol and DNA testing issues. In his spare time, he enjoys golf, travel and investing.

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