|By PR Newswire||
|December 27, 2012 01:58 PM EST||
SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunpeaks Ventures, Inc. (OTCBB: SNPK) (PINKSHEETS: SNPK) (the "Company" or "Sunpeaks Ventures") announces the hiring of Eric Clarke as its Chief Financial Officer. Clarke brings over 17 years of extensive health care and financial expertise. Prior to joining Sunpeaks, Clarke served as part of the leadership team at MedStar Health, a $4 billion diversified health system in the Washington D.C. region, which includes leading medical facilities such as Washington Hospital Center and Georgetown University Hospital. As the leader in charge of the Internal Audit function, Clarke oversaw all financial and operational audits, was instrumental in building an effective internal audit function, and reported to the Audit and Compliance Committee of MedStar Health. Prior to MedStar, Clarke served as the Managing Director in charge of the Washington D.C., Risk Management Practice for a national professional services firm, providing expert advice and service in forensic accounting, SEC reporting, and Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance. Clarke has authored numerous presentations and articles in the accounting and compliance arena, as well as been featured in several publications, such as Compliance Week and Practical Accountant. As a member of the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants, Clarke also holds a Master's degree in Accounting from the George Washington University and a Bachelor's Degree from Wheaton College.
Sunpeaks Ventures, Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary Healthcare Distribution Specialists, LLC ("HDS"), is distributor of specialty drugs and over-the-counter ("OTC") branded multivitamins to the healthcare provider market. HDS also owns and markets Clotamin®, a specialized over-the-counter multivitamin product designed for use by patients also on Warfarin®, a popular blood thinner that has a long list of known adverse drug and food interactions.
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