BioTek Instruments Names New European Contract Manager

February 12, 2008

BioTek Instruments welcomes Ms. Gabriele Neumann to their international sales team. As European Contract Manager based in Germany, Ms. Neumann’s responsibilities include the identification and development of value-added sales for all of BioTek’s contract and OEM customer partners.

“BioTek Instruments is a well-known authority in microplate instrumentation, while also offering outstanding service and support for microplate-based applications,” notes Mr. Gary Barush, BioTek’s Director of Marketing and Sales. “Gabriele’s broad laboratory experience in both clinical diagnostics and microplate instrumentation, and natural leadership style, make her a welcome addition to the BioTek family.”

Ms. Neumann has over ten years of life science, technical product management and marketing experience in laboratory instrumentation and diagnostics, having spent three years at the University of Stuttgart’s Institute of Technical Biochemistry and seven years at Berthold Detection Systems GmbH. At Berthold Detection Systems, she had a variety of assignments including Technical Product Manager and Sales Product Management. In her most recent position, Ms. Neumann was responsible for OEM customers, worldwide distributors and customer support.

BioTek Instruments, Inc., headquartered in Winooski, VT, is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture, and sale of microplate instrumentation and software. The BioTek Instruments, Inc. 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.

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Chere Griffin
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908-668-1106 x15