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Mr. Cooper Collins C.

President and Chief Executive Officer


Direct Phone: (832) ***-**** ext. ****       


33219 Forest West Street

Magnolia, Texas 77354

United States

Company Description

Pernix Therapeutics is an integrated specialty pharmaceutical company with development and commercial capabilities focused primarily on the pediatric market. Since our foundation, we have focused on the acquisition, development, marketing and distribution ... more

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Nicholls State University


Nicholls State University

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Cooper C. ...

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Cooper C. Collins

Cooper C. Collins has served as a director of our company since February 2012. Mr. Collins has served as Chief Executive Officer of Fortis BioPharma since June 2015. Mr. Collins has served as Chief Strategy Officer of Pernix Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. [NASDAQ: PTX], or Pernix, from May 2013 until April 2014, as its President and Chief Executive Officer from March 2010 until May 2013, and as a director from March 2010 until February 2014. Pernix is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the sales, marketing, and development of branded and generic pharmaceutical products primarily for the pediatric market. Mr. Collins joined Pernix Therapeutics, Inc., a predecessor of Pernix, in 2002, where he was appointed as a director in January 2007, its President in December 2007, and its Chief Executive Officer in June 2008, serving in those three capacities until March 2010. From December 2005 to December 2007, Mr. Collins served as Vice President of Business and Product Development of Pernix Therapeutics, Inc. and as its Territory Manager from December 2003 to December 2005. Mr. Collins was employed for three years by the National Football League franchise, the New Orleans Saints, in its media relations department. We believe Mr. Collins’ specialty pharmaceutical company knowledge and executive experience provide the requisite qualifications, skills, perspectives, and experience that make him well qualified to serve on our Board of Directors. While on a football scholarship, Mr. Collins received a B.A. from Nicholls State University, where he later received an M.B.A.
Thompson, Carroll, Collins, LaPenta, Jr., Russell and Segal, is an independent director, as “independence” is defined under the applicable rules and regulations of the SEC and the listing standards of the NYSE MKT, because they do not have a relationship with us (either directly or as a partner, stockholder, or officer of an organization that has a relationship with us) that would interfere with their exercise of independent judgment in carrying out their responsibilities as directors.
LaPenta, Jr., Segal, Collins, and Russell, each an independent director of our company under the NYSE MKT rules as well as under rules adopted by the SEC
Collins, Thompson, and Carroll, with Mr. Collins serving as Chairman.
Collins, Thompson, and Carroll, with Mr. Collins serving as Chairman.
Collins, Thompson, and Carroll served as members of the Compensation Committee.
Collins, Thompson, or Carroll have been at any time one of our officers or employees or had any relationship with us that requires disclosure under Item 404 of Regulation S-K under the Exchange Act.

Pernix | Pernix Therapeutics to Present at the Stifel Nicolaus Healthcare Conference

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THE WOODLANDS, Texas-(BUSINESS WIRE)- Pernix Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. (NYSE Amex: PTX), a specialty pharmaceutical company primarily focused on the pediatric market, today announced that Cooper Collins, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Stifel Nicolaus Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 1:30 p.m. EDT.

Pernix | Pernix Therapeutics Expands Senior Management Team to Support Continued Business Growth

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"I am pleased to welcome David, Chuck and Leslie to Pernix," said Cooper Collins, President and Chief Executive Officer of Pernix.

Source: Perniz Therapeutics Holdings 10K ...

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Source: Perniz Therapeutics Holdings 10K "Cooper Collins, President and CEO of Pernix, said, "This will be the most significant acquisition in the Company's history.

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Cooper C. Collins, Former CEO Pernix Therapeutic Holdings, Inc.

Cooper C. Collins is the Former CEO of Pernix Therapeutic Holdings, Inc. a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the pediatric sector. During his six year career with Pernix, Mr. Collins has worked in every capacity from sales representative to the executive level. Mr. Collins has been responsible for acquiring products and assets, attracting investors and increasing the overall efficiency of the organization. As a sales representative, he improved territory sales by over 300% in the first year and quickly moved into management. While serving as President, Mr. Collins has contributed to the Company's overall profit increasing over 100% from the year ended December 31, 2007 to the year ended December 31, 2008. Prior to joining Pernix, Mr. Collins was employed by the NFL franchise The New Orleans Saints in their media relations department for three years. He also developed and sold a small internet company while earning a B.A. and a M.B.A. on a football scholarship from Nicholls State University.

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