Who is Skyler Holding
Dr. Hootan Melamed, Chairman and Founder of Skyler Holdings, Ltd.
Dr. Melamed is a licensed pharmacist with strong personal ties to community retail pharmacies. Having grown up in up in the industry, he knew first-hand of many of the challenges that most small businesses in America face: an expertise in their chosen fields, but a lack of strategic business development and planning knowledge. Having become an expert in both pharmacy and business, he founded Skyler Holdings and sub-companies Skyler Partners and Skyler Associates in 2010 to help other community pharmacies successful no matter what the economic climate.
Dr. Melamed is also the founder and CEO of New Age Pharmaceuticals (2007) and holds several trademarks and patents, which includes Happy Tush™ Diaper rash cream as well as a provisional patent for Methods for Alleviating Climacteric Symptoms (2005). Additionally, his research interests include the development of a compound to treat hot flashes in both men and women.
Dr. Melamed began his career in pharmacy began in 2000 when he earned a doctorate of Pharmacy at the Western University of Health Sciences College of Pharmacy in Pomona, California. In 2003, he earned a second doctorate of Pharmacy at the University of Southern Nevada College of Pharmacy in Henderson, Nevada. Dr. Melamed was awarded the USN Scholarship Entrepreneurship Award. In continuing his commitment to higher education, he holds a seat on the board of trustees in the College of Pharmacy at the University of Southern Nevada.
In addition to his professional interests, Dr. Melamed recognizes the importance of compassionate living and actively contributes to the global community by providing financial sponsorship, donated goods and services to those in need.