President, CEO & Founder
Zeynep oversees the management of the Company and feels blessed every day to have a chance to interact with this amazing group of team members. When away from the office Zeynep can be found teaching an International Entrepreneurship class at San Diego State University, spending time with her wonderful husband, two boys, and their four dogs. She also enjoys reading, writing, cooking and running.
Years of Experience: 17
Specialties: Sales, Entrepreneurship, Drugs of Abuse Testing
Other Businesses: TestCountry, LiveWellTesting
Nonprofit Work: Board of Directors, Interfaith Community Services
Recognized by: Forbes, Entrepreneur, Business Insider, San Diego State University
Awards: Inc. 500 Best Places to Work, Stevie Award for Woman Leadership, San Diego Business Journal Best Places to Work
Publications: How to Retain Employees Through ‘Servant’ Leadership, Entrepreneur Magazine
Director of International Sales
Karina oversees Confirm BioSciences sales force and is responsible for developing strategic sales plans based on company goals that will promote sales growth and high customer satisfaction. When she’s away from the office, Karina enjoys spending quality time with her three kids and family. She loves shopping, cooking, hiking, reading and appreciates a good glass of wine.
Vice President of Operations
Raymond oversees all Operational and Warehouse needs for Confirm BioSciences and TestCountry and also assumes the role of Gaming Ambassador for the company. When he is not in the office, Raymond likes to spend his time hanging out with friends or building things in his garage. On weekends Raymond spends most of his time with his daughter or cheering for the San Diego Chargers during football season.
Serhat is the Chief Advisor of Confirm BioSciences and founder of TestCountry.com. He recently founded Rhinoforce, a full-service internet marketing agency that provides expertise to help its clients plan and execute their online marketing strategies. When away from the office, Serhat can be found sailing, gardening, hiking, and reading. He also loves spending time with his family and dogs.
Years of Experience: 17
Specialties: Marketing, Drugs of Abuse Testing, Laboratory Testing
Other Businesses: Confirm BioSciences, LiveWellTesting
Nonprofit Work: Executive Director, Kids 4 Community
Recognized by: Inc., Medium
Contributions: Want to Be a Successful Entrepreneur? Be More Pessimistic, New Study Says
Publications: Getting Unstuck 101: Transitioning from Employee to Entrepreneur, Synthetic Drug Abuse: A Guide for Teachers and Parents
Director of Marketing
Greg oversees all marketing duties and daily marketing needs for Confirm BioSciences and TestCountry. When he’s away from the office Greg enjoys spending time with family and friends, relaxing at the beach and following his beloved San Diego State Aztecs sports teams.
Director of Business Development
Sara oversees business development initiatives involving strategic market and product plans. She loves building relationships with customers and growing our distributor base with customized solutions. With a passion for sustainability, she is also our Green Eco Ambassador. Outside of the office, Sara is likely to be traveling on a new adventure, dancing, hiking with her dog, or enjoying a glass of sweet iced tea.
Chief Commercial Officer
Chief Revenue Officer
Director of IT
Deniz helps plan and maintain the IT infrastructure of Confirm BioSciences including online apps, local and wide area networks. Outside of office he treasure hunts in flea markets, does travel photography, and cooks with his wife.
Chief Financial Officer
Paul is a results-driven business executive focused on the overall accounting & finance of Confirm BioSciences. He enjoys seeing companies and their employees achieve goals beyond expectations and knows the best way to do this is by giving everyone the tools to succeed. When away from the office, Paul can be found enjoying everything about San Diego as well as traveling and spending time with his family.
Rajy Abulhosn, MD
Dr. Abulhosn is the official Medical Review Officer for Confirm BioSciences and he oversees all medical decisions. Born and raised in Seattle, he earned his degree at the University of Washington and he LOVES the Washington Huskies. When he’s not at work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and their three children.
Years in Practice: 22
Board Certifications: Family Medicine
Subspecialties: Occupational Health
Alumni: University of Washington – School of Medicine
Publications: Abulhosn, R S, et al. “Passive Smoke Exposure Impairs Recovery after Hospitalization for Acute Asthma.” Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine., U.S. National Library of Medicine, Feb. 1997, www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9041867
Director of Clinical Sales
Jeremy manages accounts for both Confirm BioSciences and TestCountry and is also responsible for developing new business. When he’s away from the office Jeremy enjoys spending time with his wife and friends, exploring San Diego and enjoying the local craft beer scene.
Customer Service & Sales Support Manager
Bonnie strives to strengthen, nurture and grow existing client relationships, assist in bringing new clients on board and helping them better understand the full potential of our products. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family, friends and loved ones and exploring the lovely neighborhoods of America’s Finest City while experiencing the city’s wide variety of culinary delights and microbreweries.
Sr. Sales & Business Development Specialist
Dennis is responsible for identifying trends and converting new opportunities in the drug testing industry. He has a passion for optimizing business functions as a liaison between sales, strategy and marketing. Dennis is also the health ambassador at Confirm BioSciences where he built the company gym and creates monthly fitness challenges to help motivate the team to live a more active life.
Clinical Sales Manager
Marco is responsible for territorial sales targets, fostering long-lasting relationships with his accounts, discovering new customers and working with the sales team to support performance goals. In his off time Marco enjoys spending time with his kids, and playing the guitar.
Sales Development Specialist
Bethany strives to bring knowledge and awareness of workplace safety to various industries. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, sewing and spending time with her family.
Sales Support Specialist
Chrystelle is competitive by nature, so it makes sense she’s a sales specialist with almost 6 years of experience. Away from work, she enjoys being out and about exploring new hiking trails or taking advantage of San Diego’s beautiful weather doing anything outdoors. Crystelle loves being with her family and friends enjoying San Diego’s amazing and extensive bites and sip scene.
Director of Employee Happiness
Rami is the official pet ambassador for Confirm BioSciences. He is a 8-year old rescued Swiss mountain dog who greets us every morning with a smile and a tail wag. Rami is the face of our PetConfirm product line. In his free time he enjoys running through puddles, climbing mountains, taking long naps and is excited to make new friends wherever he goes. He is so loved and lucky to have large family here with all of us.
PPC Marketing Specialist
Sean is tasked with helping market and promote the growth of both TestCountry and Confirm BioSciences via online platforms. When he isn’t in the office, Sean enjoys watching and talking about the NBA and European Soccer, getting out and playing sports himself, or having a little taste of home at one of San Diego’s many boba tea shops.
Email Marketing Specialist
Emily is focused on email marketing execution for Confirm BioSciences and TestCountry as well as driving growth through our affiliate programs. In her free time, she takes advantage of Southern California’s enviable weather and loves rollerblading, paddle boarding, trekking to dog beach with her two lab-mixes and volunteering for the San Diego Zoo.
Creative Design Coordinator
Phoebe’s artistic talents keep our marketing efforts creative and unique. She provides desired visuals for all three family companies, on a variety of platforms. When she’s not getting her design on in the office, Phoebe likes to refine her hand-lettering and photography skills, read books and strum a few basic chords with her ukulele.
Brand & Product Specialist
Ashley loves utilizing her skills with creative design and marketing solutions. She focuses on personalized branding strategies and creating effective marketing solutions. When she isn’t working, you can find her making spur of the moment trips or relaxing at home with friends, family and a nice glass of wine.
Reem produces content and researches industry trends for Confirm BioSciences. As an aspiring screenwriter, Reem is passionate about many injustice issues like animal welfare and women’s rights. She enjoys simple pleasures like nature and coffee.
Joshua is responsible for maintaining the LiveWellTesting site, growing audience reach, and taking on new marketing initiatives. Outside of the office, you can find him working on personal creative projects or staying active outdoors, whether it’s rock climbing, hiking, or enjoying the beach.
Package Design Intern
Marketing Videographer Intern
Lights, Camera, Action! Sam is the Social Marketing Videographer Creative Intern for Confirm Biosciences and Test Country. Working in tandem with the marketing team, he is a walking movie studio that produces marvelous scripts, shoots stunning footage, and makes fabulous edits in order to create movie magic. When he isn’t in the office or behind a camera, Sam spends his time dunking basketballs on you at your local gym, attending live music shows at the North Park Observatory, or expanding his knowledge with friends at trivia over some craft beer.
Graphic Design Intern
As a Graphic Design Intern, I work with the Marketing team to create graphics that enhance the company’s products and website. I am a 2nd-year student at UCSD majoring in Cognitive Science with a specialization in Design, and minoring in Computer Science. I’m interested in the intersections of the mind and technology, portrait photography, videography, going to concerts, and most importantly: dogs.
Mauricio (Junior) Lozano
Senior Operations Manager
Junior is responsible for the processing and the fulfilling of TestCountry orders and ensuring warehouse inventory levels are current. Junior enjoys spending time with his wife and kids at the park and exploring beautiful San Diego.
Gabriel helps build the ReliOn product inventory as well as daily shipping and receiving responsibilities for the warehouse team. On his off days Gabriel can be found riding and fixing his bicycles with his family which he is happily married with four kids.
Brian Velez Arellano
Brian ensures all orders are picked, packed and fulfilled in the warehouse.
He is also responsible for the production of all over-the-counter products. Outside of work, Brian is a part-time student, and can be found frequenting local record stores and rock concerts.
Alex oversees warehouse production, as well as maintains stock for different business units. When away from the office Alex enjoys spending time with his ten of years wife and three daughters and fishing. Alex also enjoys spending time outside and working on his vintage car.
Lauro is a warehouse specialist involved in receiving, shipping, picking and organizing products accurately and effectively for Confirm BioSciences. He loves soccer and has a passion for fragrance.
Commerce Operations Specialist
Jayden assists with the production of ReliOn products as well as various other day-to-day tasks for the Warehouse team. He is currently studying for a career in Game Production. In his spare time he enjoys various hobbies including writing music and playing guitar, creating multimedia such as amateur films and podcasts, and cruising in his adored Subaru. He is also partial to the occasional long walk on the beach.
Office & Warehouse Assistant
Diane helps produce our ReliOn Testing Cups that we provide for our Walmart Stores. She also helps maintain a clean and workable warehouse environment. Away from work, Diane spends her time with family and enjoys cooking.
Kyle works on the ReliOn production line in the Confirm BioSciences warehouse. When not in the warehouse, Kyle can be found practicing Judo and caring for his Labrador retriever.
Being great with her hands, lily is a Production Specialist for Confirm BioSciences. When she’s not working, she enjoys spending time outdoors in nature with her friends and family.
IT - Information Technology
Senior IT Manager
Salvador Franco is involved in all the IT tasks from on-site support, websites maintenance, ERP, network administration and researching new technologies, outside of the office he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, loves sports especially the Chargers and Xolos and enjoys walks on the beach.
Senior IT Associate
Hung is responsible for on-site IT support, including troubleshooting, computer setup, software installation and desktop maintenance. He also works on side projects to improve work flow performance. For leisure, Hung enjoys watching movies, reading news and looking for online deals. He occasionally plays billiards or bowls with friends.
Director of E-Commerce Shopping Platforms
Steven is in charge of developing, launching and scaling the company’s sales on third party marketplaces such as Amazon.com. Steven works to ensure that our marketplace traffic and conversions are optimized for the internet’s largest online marketplaces. When he is out of the office he is traveling with his wife around the world or fixing a cup of fine Italian espresso.
Customer Service/Sales Support Training Specialist
Meagan answers customer emails and phone calls, striving to ensure each customer has a positive experience with our company. Outside of work, Meagan enjoys reading, hiking, and helping her husband brew delicious craft beer.
Elizabeth supports TestCountry & LiveWellTesting by promptly answering customer concerns via phone, online chat and e-mail. On the weekends, she enjoys teaching dance lessons to children. Elizabeth’s truest passion is traveling to different countries and discovering new cultures.
Customer Service / Sales Support
As a Customer Service/ Sales Support representative, Sarah is focused on providing excellent service to our customers through all channels of communication. She also collaborates with her fellow team members to research and develop new business. Outside the office, she loves spending time with her family and finding adventure wherever she can. She tries to travel as much as possible and loves experiencing new things and meeting new people.
Business Intelligence Manager
Viet is responsible for directing and overseeing high level strategic and tactical decisions for business intelligence tools and applications.
Viet facilitates organizational data strategies for governance, design, implementation, integration, and usage. In his role, Viet leads the design and maintenance of business intelligence applications, while identifying, researching, and resolving technical problems. Viet also gives input into budget development and negotiates vendor pricing. In his free time, Viet is passionate about photography and learning new ways to become a better photographer.
Sa is a passionate accountant who oversees the Accounting Department’s functions including AR, AP, financial reporting and other related aspects. She is keen on learning and working with other team members to contribute toward the company’s success. When away from her office, Sa enjoys working on her DIY projects, stand-up paddling in La Jolla, going on a hike, or exploring local events and concerts.”
As a Staff Accountant, Brittany is responsible for ensuring the accountability and accuracy of inventory for the company. She has a passion for learning and is a big advocate for personal and professional development. Outside the office Brittany can be found on one of San Diego’s many soccer fields, skiing in the mountains, exploring the nature around her, indulging in her artistic side, or planning her next adventure.
Eden manages accounts payable for all of the business units at Confirm BioSciences. She also partakes in department projects as well as month-end and year-end tasks. In her free time she enjoys going to sporting events along with being mediocre in basketball and average in soccer. She volunteers at a local high school and loves spending time with her family and friends.
Accounts Payable Specialist
Sasi is responsible for Accounts Payable here at Confirm BioSciences. In her spare time, she enjoys listening to orchestral music and cooking spicy noodles for her husband and son.
HR - Human Resource
Senior Human Resources Manager
Yesenia is responsible for talent acquisition, implementing policies & procedures, and answering questions related to Human Resources.
She enjoys finding new ways to keep the HR department growing and assisting with the needs of the entire team.
In her free time, she enjoys decorating her apartment and making scrap books filled with great memories.
She is passionate about helping others and giving back to her local community.