Welcome Carlo Navarro
The Cancer Research Foundation is pleased to announce that Carlo Navarro has joined our organization as the Director of Digital Strategy & Executive Director of the newly established Cancer Research Foundation - Chicago Chapter.
Carlo comes to the CRF with an extensive background in marketing and business development, with wide-reaching experiences in, and passions focused on entrepreneurship, social impact, and community management. He will be responsible for managing the Cancer Research Foundation's marketing and fundraising strategies, focusing on building and diversifying our community of supporters and partners.
Carlo's 13 years of experience over a breadth of industries from early-stage tech startups to career & education organizations will be very useful in this new endeavor. In the past he has worked for companies such as the Startup Institute and Apple and he began his career at Omnicom Media in Chicago. Carlo is beyond excited to tell the stories of the innovators we fund and chronicle the impact the Cancer Research Foundation has and will have on cancer science, our community and the world.
"I owe a great deal to the Cancer Research Foundation for giving me a head start. This financial help made the difference between my getting a fast and successful start, and my other wise struggling to obtain the necessary funds to get my research program started."Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D.
Professor, Departments of Medicine and Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology and Human Genetics University of Chicago
April 30, 2010