Patrick Monk started his career working as a Research Associate at Nestlé Health Services and Genentech. After making a career switch he joined the Marketing Department at Arena Solutions in early 2014. He enjoys being able to use his life sciences degree, professional background and unique perspective to help Arena better understand the needs of these key industries. His claim to fame amongst his marketing colleagues is his ability to acquire free sunglasses at conferences. He enjoys rooting for his favorite Bay Area sports teams, playing pick-up basketball and defeating his co-workers in shuffleboard.