CEO | Chairman of the Board
Mr. Bianco has been a highly successful entrepreneur for more than 40 years.
After graduating from Yale Law School and teaching law for several years, Mr. Bianco founded British Performance Cars, Inc., the exclusive U.S. distributor of the Lotus Marque, which was eventually sold to General Motors.
Subsequently, he formed Alliance Entertainment Corp., which was listed on the NYSE and was then the largest independent distributor of recorded music in the world. Alliance, which was eventually sold to a private equity fund, was the product of a "roll-up" of over a dozen smaller companies.
Mr. Bianco has been the Chief Executive Officer of Whyte Lyon & Company, Inc. since 1984. Mr. Bianco also currently serves as Chairman and CEO of Oak Tree Education, and is also a Director and the Chairman of SkinScience Labs, Inc. and Experiential Teaching Online, Inc. (XTOL), which develops college and graduate-level online courseware.
Todd Denkin is a natural as COO and President of Digipath, Inc. His career has been defined by foresight––the ability to spot and take advantage of emerging market trends and navigate new and struggling companies into lucrative markets.
In 2009, Todd identified a trend in grow-your-own hydroponic systems and co-founded the self-contained hydroponic system leader Phototron Holdings, helping take the company public and serving as its president.
He also founded 10 Mile Farms, a hydroponic vegetable growing system dedicated to sprouting locally-grown organic produce in communities across the country.
Cindy Orser, PhD.
Chief Science Officer
As Chief Science Officer at Digipath Labs, Cindy Orser, PhD, is responsible for the initial development and rollout of the company’s industry-leading standardized botanical nutraceutical testing facilities.
Dr. Orser draws from over 20 years of experience innovating for academia and private industry.
She was the liaison between her company, Big Sky Biosystems Inc., and regulatory compliance agencies such as the FDA, CDC and ARC.
Her responsibilities have included conceptualizing and managing key projects, lab benchmarking, fundraising and budgeting, staffing, managing personnel, identifying outside collaborators and directing subcontractors.
Todd Peterson, CPA
Chief Financial Officer
Todd Peterson, CPA has been the chief financial officer of Digipath since June 8, 2015.
Mr. Peterson had previously been the president of KSNE2 Enterprises, LLC, an accounting and consulting firm located in Las Vegas, Nevada specializing in publicly traded microcap companies, since August 2008.
From February 2007 to August 2008, he was the senior accounting manager of Accuity Financial, an accounting firm located in Las Vegas, Nevada specializing in publicly traded microcap companies, Mr. Peterson was the audit manager of DeJoya Griffith and Company a PCAOB registered audit firm located in Las Vegas, Nevada providing audit and accounting services primarily to publicly traded microcap companies from November 2004 to February 2007, he was the audit manager of Ocel, Heimer & Associates, Ltd., a regional audit firm located in Minneapolis, Minnesota from 1999 to 2004.
Director of Business Development
Mr. Narins is the Director of Business Development for Digipath, Inc.
Previously, Mr. Narins was the Director of Marketing and Sales for XTOL (Experiential Teaching Online), an online education company.
In 2004, Mr. Narins co-founded E.V.R. Asset Management LLC, a long/short equity hedge fund.
In 1996, Mr. Narins speed skated as a nationally ranked sponsored athlete. He traveled via in-line skates around the world promoting and marketing in-line skating.
In 1989, Mr. Narins co-founded and was President of Blades Skate & Sport, an action sports, inline skates and accessories store. It became the largest privately held chain of skating stores in the country. He sold his interest in a private transaction.
Mr. Narins received a Bachelor of Science degree, Cum Laude, in Management and Marketing, from Philadelphia University (formerly known as Philadelphia College of Textiles & Science).
Dr. Alfredo Axtmayer
Board of Directors | Consultant
Dr. Axtmayer is an orthopedic surgeon in Wallingford, Connecticut and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hospital of St. Raphael and MidState Medical Center. .
Dr. Axtmayer serves as an Associate Professor at the MidState Medical Center Campus Department of Surgery, as a Clinical Instructor in Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation at Yale University School of Medicine, and as an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Yale University School of Medicine's Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation.
He has also authored instructional course lectures on the management and diagnosis of prosthetic joint infections, hip fractures, carpal tunnel syndrome, and medial knee osteoarthritis, and he has written academy guidelines on the management of knee osteoarthritis, low back pain, hip fractures, and rotator cuff disorders.
Dr. Axtmayer received his B.A. from Yale and his M.D. from Yale University School of Medicine.
Mr. Dietl was a New York City police officer and detective from June 1969 until he retired in 1985 and is one of the most highly decorated detectives in the history of the police department, with thousands of arrests to his credit.
He was one of the first NYPD undercover decoy cops and was hospitalized 30 times for injuries sustained in the line of duty.
In 1989, President George Bush appointed Mr. Dietl as co-chairman of the National Crime Commission. In 1994, Governor George E. Pataki appointed him as chairman of the New York State Security Guard Advisory Council, and he was subsequently re-appointed by Governor Elliot Spitzer. Mr. Dietl served as security consultant to the National Republican Convention and as director of security for many New York State Republican Conventions. He is the founder and chairman of Beau Dietl & Associates and
Investigations.com. Founded in 1985, Beau Dietl & Associates has grown to become one of the premier investigative and security firms in the nation and is a full service organization providing a wide variety of investigative and security services to corporate and individual clients worldwide. In 2010, Mr. Dietl formed Beau Dietl Consulting Services (BDCS), which recruits temporary and permanent placements in the IT, finance, and business verticals for global leaders and Fortune 500 companies with clients such as JP Morgan Chase, Citibank, and Ernst & Young.