FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Nicole Slaydon, Senior Communication Coordinator
Novozymes Biologicals, Inc.
(540) 389-9361 ex 1108
Novozymes Biologicals Welcomes New Global Marketing Manager for I&H
Salem, VA – May 4, 2009 – Novozymes Biologicals, Inc. is pleased to welcome Kevin Beairsto as Global Marketing Manager for the Industrial and Household cleaning industry. His responsibilities will include strategy development and execution, management of the innovation pipeline, and product positioning and pricing.
Kevin has spent more than 20 years in the I&H industry working for Alco Chemical, a specialty chemical group of Akzo Nobel. He has had progressive responsibilities in various management positions in marketing and sales. His latest position was as Division Business Manager, where he was in charge of the long-term strategy development and planning for the household, industrial and institutional products division at Alco. Kevin holds a B.Sc. degree in Marketing/Biology from Appalachian State University, NC. He is also a member of the Strategic Advisory Committee of the Soap and Detergent Association (SDA).
Novozymes Biologicals looks forward to benefiting from Kevin’s strong industry background, solid marketing experience and positive energy in the years to come.
Novozymes is the world leader in bioinnovation. Together with customers across a broad array of industries, we create tomorrow’s industrial biosolutions, improving our customers'' business and the use of our planet''s resources.
With over 700 products used in 130 countries, Novozymes’ bioinnovations improve industrial performance and safeguard the world’s resources by offering superior and sustainable solutions for tomorrow’s ever-changing marketplace.
Novozymes’ natural solutions enhance and promote everything from removing trans-fats in food, to advancing biofuels to power the world tomorrow. Our never-ending exploration of nature’s potential is evidenced by over 5,000 patents, showing what is possible when nature and technology join forces.
Our 5,000+ employees working in research, production and sales around the world are committed to shaping business today and our world tomorrow.
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