BURLINGTON, Mass., Feb. 26 Hyaluron Contract Manufacturing(HCM), a leading provider of pharmaceutical development services, continued toexpand its business in 2007 with revenues increasing greater than 75 percentand staffing increasing greater than 60 percent to support past andanticipated future growth. Additionally, HCM acquired additional space at itsBurlington MA facility to expand its analytical chemistry, microbiology andengineering laboratories as well as to provide additional manufacturingcapacity.
"We are very proud of our recent growth," Shawn Kinney, president of HCMstates. "It's a reflection of our ongoing commitment to continuousimprovements and to providing high quality products and services to ourcustomers."
HCM has continued to strengthen its management team with the appointmentof Susan McNamara to the newly created position of Director of Quality andChristopher Paolillo to the position of Director of Contract Administrationand Legal Affairs and other key hires.
Susan McNamara has over seventeen years of experience in the biotechnologyindustry, bringing novel recombinant proteins into clinical and commercialproduction. Before joining HCM, McNamara was Associate Director, QCMicrobiology at Wyeth Biotech. Prior to that, McNamara was employed by FisonsPharmaceuticals and SmithKline.
Christopher Paolillo has over twenty-seven years of experience ascorporate counsel and as an attorney in private practice and with the officeof Air Force Judge Advocate. He brings to HCM substantial experience incontracts, licensing, intellectual property, and commercial transactions.Prior to HCM, Paolillo was employed by ACI Worldwide (formerly P&H Solutions)as Vice President and Corporate Counsel.
Located in Burlington, MA, HCM has been offering aseptic formulation andfilling services to biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. At the core ofHCM's business is a commitment to quality, regulatory compliance and on-timedelivery.For further information, visit http://www.hyaluron.com Contact: Claudio Tracanna Office Phone: 781-270-7900 x 114 Cell Phone: 781-443-2850 Email: [email protected]
SOURCE Hyaluron, Inc.