Patrick Haley, Chair of the Business Council
Patrick is the founder, President and CEO of BridgePath Scientific, a biotechnology firm headquartered in Frederick, MD. BridgePath Scientific was recognized as the 2010 Summit Award winner for Innovation, the Tech Council of Maryland’s 2010 Service Provider of the Year, and was a finalist for Small Business of the Year with the Maryland Chamber of Commerce. Patrick has served on more than 10 volunteer Boards and Councils over the past decade and was named Frederick County’s Volunteer of the Year for 2003 and 2008 as well as one the Frederick County’s “People to Watch” in 2000. Patrick was named as an “Entrepreneur to Watch for 2009” by Smart Company magazine and Entrepreneur of the Year for 2010 by the Entrepreneur Council of Frederick County. Patrick is a US Navy veteran and lives in Frederick with his wife, Mary and three children, Michael, Rose, and Ellen.