Toft Group Completes Executive Search for Genalyte, Inc. in San Diego, CA

Executive search firm Toft Group has placed Mr. Michael O’Neil as Vice President, Product Marketing and Strategy at Genalyte, Inc. in San Diego, CA. Mr. O’Neil brings over a decade of experience in product innovation and market share growth, and is a senior leader in product development, strategy and marketing. He served in various leadership roles within Blue Shield of California, most recently as the Vice President, Product & Market Alignment where he oversaw product development, market intelligence, and market strategy, and was responsible for leading a transformation of business practices that increased membership growth and launched market leading provider partnership networks. . Mr. O’Neil earned his M.A. from Stanford University and his BA degree from Dartmouth.

About Genalyte, Inc.

Genalyte’s vision is to transform the doctor-patient relationship by bringing the doctor, the patient, and the lab together to provide results when they matter: Now. Genalyte’s platform is being designed with the goal of providing test results from a whole blood sample within fifteen minutes in the physician’s office. Providing diagnostic results at the time and place they are needed – when the patient is sitting in front of the doctor – has the potential to empower physicians, improve quality of care for patients, and reduce resource utilization across the healthcare system. Genalyte’s technology is based on a proprietary silicon biosensor design that is currently in use by pharmaceutical companies, contract research organizations and academic researchers.