DFB Pharmaceuticals Names VP

Fort Worth-based DFB Pharmaceuticals announced Thursday that the firm has promoted Maxwell A. Lea, II to Vice President Business Development and Corporate Finance. Lea has been at DFB since 2002. According to the firm, Lea will manage the firm's capital raising and financing activities, business development, and strategic planning. DFB Pharmaceuticals businesses include research, marketing, and development of OTC and other drugs, contract development, manufacturing, and other biotechnology products.