Life Sciences Compliance Expert Angela Bazigos Joins Phonize as Chief Compliance Officer and Head of Life Sciences Business

Angela Delivers Training Course on How to Prepare for, Manage and Respond to an FDA Investigation
Angela Delivers Training Course on How to Prepare for, Manage and Respond to an FDA Investigation

Brings 35 Years of Domain Depth to the Phonize Leadership Team to Drive Strategic Software Training Solutions to Life Sciences Organizations Around the World

San Francisco, Calif. June 4, 2015Phonize, Inc., shaping the future of compliance training for the mobile workforce with Morf Learning,™ today announced that Angela Bazigos is joining its executive team as chief compliance officer (CCO)and head of its life sciences business unit. Bazigos will help drive the company’s leadership initiatives in providing strategic compliance training software solutions to life sciences organizations around the world. She will report to Phonize CEO, Eduardo Cervantes

Bazigos has more than 35 years of experience within the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and medical device industries in the areas of software and process development and quality assurance. Bazigos was CCO for Prime Genomics, and held executive management roles at Incyte Genomics, Roche, Counsyl and acted on behalf of the CEO for Regulatory Affairs at PMI.

Bazigos has guided companies in achieving industry mandates for monitoring compliance standards including Good Laboratory Practices (GLP), Good Clinical Practice (GCP), Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and 21 CFR 11 (CFR = Code of Federal Regulations), the international ethical and scientific quality standard for designing, conducting, recording, and reporting trials that involve the participation of human subjects.

She delivers training on GLP, GCP, GMP, Medical Device regulatory standards and 21 CFR 11. She holds a patent solution aimed at accelerating software compliance. Bazigos is a former president of the Pacific Regional Chapter of the Society of Quality Assurance (PRCSQA), a member of the Society for Quality Assurance, (SQA CVIC), American Society for Quality Training, Certification & Networks (ASQ), the Drug Information Association (DIA) and Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS).

She works closely with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on behalf of her clients, and consults to life science investor groups as well as to Pharma / Biotech / Medical Device companies on compliance matters, including strategy, submissions, quality assurance and remediations following action by the FDA.

More recently, Bazigos co-authored Computerized Systems in Clinical Research/Current Data Quality and Data Integrity Concepts with FDA, DIA and Academia. She was on the board for UC Berkeley’s Business School for Executive Education in Life Sciences and is now on the Stanford Who’s Who Registry for contributions to the Life Sciences industry.

“I am delighted to welcome someone of Bazigos caliber to our team,” said Eduardo Cervantes, PHONIZE CEO. “She brings the deep domain expertise and energy to Phonize that will help us more firmly establish Morf Learning with our customers while accelerating business growth in the life sciences, the financial services and other highly regulated industries.”

Morf Learning leverages human-focused design, gamification, interactive media, personalization and brain science to engage professionals in highly effective compliance training processes. More than 100 customers and partners in highly regulated industries are in pilot now with Morf Learning. For more, please visit


About Phonize, Inc.

Phonize, Inc. is transforming enterprise compliance training into playbooks for the mobile workforce. For the first time a digital training system, Morf Learning,™ provides one to one training to millions on a smart phone or tablet. Now in pilot with more than 100 companies and partners in the financial services and life sciences industries, Morf Learning is proving to be cost-effective and engaging with its game-style courseware. Morf Learning with EYEQs™ delivers interactive three minute courses and a virtual Compliance Coach,™ which empowers professionals to train, reference policy details and get reminders and compliance notifications on the go. As a mobile platform-as-a-service, Morf Learning offers secure centralized reporting for managing governance, regulatory and compliance training on a sustained basis. Founded in 2013 by a seasoned management team, the company is based in San Francisco.

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Heidi Wieland

Vice President Marketing of Phonize, Inc. USA