Lori A. Ball has been promoted to chief operating officer of BioStorage Technologies. Ms. Ball will have overall responsibility for the company's global and domestic operations, including strategic business development, implementing global growth strategies, and overseeing the company's recently expanded North American and European facilities. She will focus on building a strong, customer-focused organization, and increasing efficiency across operations. She will also maintain senior management responsibilities for sales, marketing, logistics and information technology.
Ms. Ball joined the company in 2007 as vice president of global sales and marketing, where she led worldwide sales initiatives, corporate branding and international marketing. Most recently, she served as senior vice president of global operations, where she managed logistics, sample handling and processing, information technology and new service rollouts.
Dr. F. John Mills, M.D., Ph.D., chief executive officer and chairman, BioStorage Technologies, remarked, "Lori's outstanding leadership and deep knowledge of the industry will be instrumental in aligning BioStorage Technologies to meet the present and future needs of pharmaceutical and biotech companies worldwide."