BioTek Instruments Awarded 5x5x5 Growth Award

September 18, 2008

BioTek Instruments, Inc., has been recognized as one of Vermont’s Top Five Technology businesses via the 5x5x5 Growth Award. Jointly presented by Vermont Business Magazine and KeyBank, the 6th annual 5x5x5 Growth Awards acknowledge five Vermont businesses that have experienced the greatest growth over the past five years in each of five business categories.

According to John Boutin, Publisher of Vermont Business Magazine, “The 5x5x5 Growth Awards celebrate local, national and international Vermont-based businesses, and provide increased visibility for these honorees. We’re pleased to include and recognize BioTek as a role model of success, and look forward to honoring their growth in future years.”

Briar Alpert, President of BioTek Instruments noted, “Our philosophy is that business is not conducted between companies, good business is conducted between individuals. It’s this personal approach, coupled with the hard work and dedication of our entire team, which propel BioTek’s success. Everyone can take pride in this award.”

BioTek Instruments, Inc., headquartered in Winooski, VT, is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture, and sale of microplate instrumentation and software. BioTek instrumentation is used to accelerate the drug discovery process, to advance discoveries in genomics and proteomics, and to aid in the advancement of life science research. Founded in 1968, BioTek Instruments is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year.

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