Mike’s background is perfectly suited to oversee our newly installed large scale fermentation and downstream processing equipment.
West Chester, PA (PRWEB) May 22, 2013
Envera announced today that Michael McErlean has joined the company as Fermentation Manager. Mr. McErlean has an extensive background in cell production and served in a variety of leadership positions throughout his career.
Mike Matheny, President and Owner of Envera stated, “We are very pleased to have Mike join our team”. “Mike’s background is perfectly suited to oversee our newly installed large scale fermentation and downstream processing equipment”, added Matheny. “Mike’s hands on experience optimizing production protocols, establishing preventative maintenance procedures, and troubleshooting equipment is exactly what we need for this stage of Envera’s growth”, concluded Matheny.
Mr. McErlean holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Millersville University. Mike’s professional career includes 18 years of experience divided between Centocor, Merck Sharp & Dohme, and Fibrocell Science. During his time with these companies Mike gained hands on experience running a variety of bioreactors and downstream equipment as well as the implementation of new procedures and processes. Michael was also responsible for the generation of SOP’s, departmental logistics, and Quality/Regulatory issues.
“I am pleased to join a technology based company that is making a difference in the world”, stated McErlean. “Envera’s focus on using naturally occurring microorganisms to replace harsh chemicals, remediate environmental waste, and promote the growth and health of plants and animals was particularly appealing to me”, added Mike. “I am eager to utilize the newly installed fermentation and downstream processing equipment to support Envera’s expanding business”, finished McErlean.
Mr. McErlean will be located at Envera’s West Chester, Pennsylvania corporate offices and can be reached at 484-593-4002 or mmcerlean(at)envera(dot)com.
Envera is a bioscience-based company focused on the production of environmentally friendly products. With decades of experience in the isolation, large scale production, stabilization and product formulation of microorganisms, Envera is a leader in the development and commercialization of microbial and enzyme based products for the consumer, institutional, agricultural, waste water, and bioremediation markets. Envera’s technology platform includes expertise in the areas of bacteriology, mycology, enzymology, and chemistry.
Contact: Michael Matheny at mmatheny(at)envera(dot)com or phone 484-593-4002 for more information.