(PRWEB) May 11, 2011
Jeffrey D. Johnston joined Sheldon Manufacturing, Inc. in March of 2011 with a primary focus on Sheldon’s international markets. "Our expanded product offering, new warranties, and the addition of Jeffrey to our team, have us poised for strong growth in 2011 internationally," said Dan Sheldon, President of Sheldon Manufacturing. With over forty years of experience in laboratory equipment manufacturing, and a twenty year global presence of the SHEL LAB brand, the company has a rich history that Mr. Johnston plans to capitalize on.
"I am impressed with the accomplishments of this team, and am confident that our manufacturing expertise will support our expansion into key international markets," says Johnston.
Jeffrey has thirty years of global business experience, including six years of expatriate service in the Middle East, and various management and senior executive positions at Revco, Kendro and Thermo Fisher Scientific. Jeffrey has served on various international trade groups, and has consulted on international distribution management. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Duke University, and a Master’s degree from the University of New Mexico.
The SHEL LAB product family of CO2 incubators, Bactron anaerobic chambers, laboratory ovens, lab incubators, and water baths, is manufactured in Cornelius, Oregon, USA and is currently distributed in over seventy countries worldwide. “As an American manufacturer we face unique hurdles internationally" said Sheldon, “the strategic partnerships that Jeffrey will build will play a key role in our success.” Learn more about the full SHEL LAB offering at: http://www.shellab.com/store
About Sheldon Manufacturing, Inc. Over the past forty years Sheldon has worked with industry leaders to design solutions for production and research needs across the entire constant temperature/environment spectrum. Over that time their reputation has grown as an innovator of dependable and reliable equipment, designed for demanding environments. Sheldon Manufacturing, Inc. was founded in 1970 with the goal of being a worldwide leading manufacturer of constant temperature equipment and has been designing and manufacturing equipment for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, research and production markets ever since. http://www.shellab.com