CIS Establishes West Coast Presence with New Office and Thought Leadership

CIS expands to West Coast and provides insight at CALBIO.

San Francisco, CA, March 10, 2012 --( Compliance Implementation Services (CIS), a leading life sciences consulting firm, today announced the recent opening of a San Francisco office, which will follow the company’s East Coast model of offering clinical through commercial compliance solutions.

“CIS’ vision in opening its Bay area office is to provide strategic compliance solutions that address the challenges and complexities of today’s regulatory climate,” said Joe Cunningham, Vice President, Account Management. “We wanted to focus specifically on the needs of small and emerging biopharma and med device companies and will continue our investment into this market with an expansion into Southern California.”

CIS is one of the few compliance focused companies on the West Coast that specializes in providing solutions that span the product compliance lifecycle, from Clinical Quality Services to Compliance Programs, Commercial Contracting Strategies, and Government Program Solutions.

CIS is sponsoring CALBIO 2012, a statewide conference on March 8-9 which is produced by BayBio and BIOCOM, a Southern California based life science association representing more than 550 member companies. Linda Schock, CIS’ Director of Government Programs, will be presenting on a panel discussing the logistics of a biotech launch and how it can be successful. Ms. Schock and team members will be available for meetings through BIO's One-on-One Partnering™.

About Compliance Implementation Services (CIS)
Compliance Implementation Services (CIS) is a leading life sciences consulting firm specializing in compliance strategies for pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device companies, from clinical research and development, through manufacturing, commercial compliance, and Government Programs.

CIS provides its clients with a deep understanding of industry laws and regulations, innovative and practical applications, and custom solutions to guide them to a better “Culture of Compliance” that is meaningful and sustainable.

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