Pharmaca's founder leaves post as chairman

BOULDER, Colo. — Barry Perzow, chairman and founder of Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy on Thursday announced his retirement from the progressive pharmacy operation.

He will continue to serve on Pharmaca’s board.

“I have lived a purposeful life founding and running businesses that have made a difference with a social consciousness, always exemplifying authenticity, environmental and community values and building committed and passionate teams all buying into the same mission,” Perzow stated. “Pharmaca has an exceptional management team in place led by [CEO Mark] Panzer and a very capable board of directors. It’s a good time for me to explore new passions and opportunities that further fulfill my personal goals and lifestyle.”