Connect with us

News

Klaus Hense Appointed New Head of Product Development at Kiekert

gbafNews28

Kiekert AG, the technology leader in automotive locking systems, has named Dr. Klaus Hense executive vice president, Product Development effective December 1, 2018.

As head of Kiekerts product development function, Hense, 43, will strengthen Kiekert’s global development activities from its corporate headquarters in Heiligenhaus and further expand its product portfolio for automotive access solutions. He has been with Kiekert since 2012 with a short break and has held several leadership positions.

In January 2017, Hense was appointed director Product Development Europe. Previously, he held various positions in quality management.

Prior to joining Kiekert, Hense worked as deputy head of Quality Management at traffic-system engineering company Scheidt & Bachmann GmbH. He also has several years of experience in engineering consulting in various industries.

Hense studied mechanical engineering at the RWTH Aachen University and received his doctorate in 2009 at the machine tool laboratory WZL of RWTH Aachen University.

Founded in 1857, Kiekert AG employs 6,500 people in 11 countries at eight production plants, seven development centers and three sales units, developing, producing and selling tailor-made customer solutions 24/7. Sales revenues in 2017 totaled 830 million euros.

Note to Editors: Images are available on request or for download at: https://www.kiekert.com/en/press/press-releases.

AutoCom Media Contacts
Larry
Weis or Michael Scholl
AutoCom Associates
Phone:
+1.248.647.8621
Email: [email protected]
or [email protected]

Kiekert Company Contact
Monika
Jakubczyk
Global Press Officer & Marketing NAFTA
Kiekert AG
Phone:
+49.2056.15.8144
Email: [email protected]|

News

ABEC To Deliver Industry’s First 6,000 Liter Single-Use Bioreactor to BioInno Bioscience

gbafNews28

ABEC, a global provider of integrated solutions and services for biopharmaceutical manufacturing, today announced it will be providing CSR single-use mammalian cell culture and microbial fermentation systems, including the industrys first 6,000L single-use bioreactor, to BioInno Bioscience’s new contract development and manufacturing facility in Suzhou, Jiangsu, China. The facility is expected to be operational by mid-2021.

BioInnos unique facility will utilize single-use technologies to enable multi-product flexibility and rapid time to market, and ABECs CSR single-use systems will enable high productivity and low cost of goods. ABECs CSR bioreactors and fermenters lead the industry in both scale and performance. Leading biopharmaceutical manufacturers are now operating CSR at 4,000L scale, double the industry standard. Process performance comparable to stainless steel systems has also been demonstrated for several cell culture and microbial fermentation customers. BioInno will realize even greater economies of scale at 6,000L, which will set new benchmarks in the reduction of cost of goods for monoclonal antibody manufacturing. ABECs CSR systems will also be used for plasmid DNA and viral vector manufacturing.

BioInno is investing to support Chinas rapidly growing biopharmaceutical industry, said Dr. Xiaojian (David) Zhao, BioInno Chairman and CEO. ABECs scalable single-use technology is key to providing the most cost-effective services to our clients.

We are proud to be supporting BioInno with our 6,000L CSR bioreactor technology, said Scott Pickering, ABEC President and CEO. ABEC has consistently been an innovation leader in our industry, and our scalable single-use solutions have continued that tradition.

About ABEC

Since 1974, ABEC has been a global leader in delivering integrated process solutions and services for manufacturing in the biopharmaceutical industry. The majority of the world’s pharmaceutical and biotech companies are ABEC customers; with many of today’s leading therapies manufactured by processes and equipment engineered, manufactured, installed, and serviced by ABEC. ABEC’s unique value is based on long experience, complete in-house capabilities, a custom, flexible approach, and long-term credibility. Whether adding capacity or improving existing facilities, ABEC’s turn-key solutions and support services reduce overall cost and time to market while delivering maximum productivity. To learn more about ABEC, visit abec.com, email [email protected] and follow us on LinkedIn.

About BioInno Bioscience

BioInno Bioscience provides development and manufacturing services for hard-to-manufacture and cost-sensitive biopharmaceuticals, including monoclonal and bispecific antibodies, other recombinant proteins, and cell and gene therapies. BioInno supports many clients in China, Asia and around the world and works with partners that provide leading expertise and technology to enable our clients to benefit from global leaders of new materials and techniques. BioInno is also a leading provider of cell culture media manufactured in China for local use. Laboratories in Suzhou provide solutions to many difficult problems faced by clients who are developing novel biopharmaceutical products.

For more information visit http://www.bioinnobio.com. More information about BioInno can also be found in a recent interview published on YouTube.

Media Contact:

ABEC | Susan Cooper Curcio

+1 (610) 861 4666 | [email protected]

Continue Reading

News

South State Appoints First Director of Corporate Stewardship

gbafNews28

South State today announced it has appointed LeDon Jones its first director of Corporate Stewardship.

Banks have long served as pillars in our communities and are sources of help, hope and security to our neighbors, said John Corbett, South State CEO. As we continue to grow and serve the Southeast, we are creating this role to help us remain intentional about our stewardship to our communities through our lending, to our team members through diversity efforts and our employee assistance program, to our environment through a focus on ESG programs, and to our future leaders through our recruiting and internship opportunities.

Jones has 21 years of service with the company, having most recently served as director of Community Development, where he led the banks efforts to strengthen communities by enhancing access to capital and investment, as well as empowering community members through active engagement in financial literacy, volunteerism and enhancing access to banking services.

South State has consistently earned top honors as an employer of choice and one of the best places to work. Recruiting and retaining top talent from diverse backgrounds is key to our continued growth and success, said Jones. By providing a dedicated focus on corporate stewardship, South State and the communities and organizations that we serve across the Southeast will grow and prosper together.

South State Corporation (NASDAQ: SSB) is a financial services company headquartered in Winter Haven, Florida. South State Bank, N.A., the companys nationally chartered bank subsidiary, provides consumer, commercial, mortgage and wealth management solutions to more than one million customers throughout Florida, Alabama, Georgia, the Carolinas and Virginia. The bank also serves clients coast to coast through its correspondent banking division. Additional information is available at SouthStateBank.com.

Jackie Smith 803-231-3486

Continue Reading

News

Bryon Rubin Named Chief Operating Officer for CBS

gbafNews28

Bryon Rubin has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer of the CBS Entertainment Group, it was announced today by CBS Entertainment Group President and Chief Executive Officer George Cheeks, to whom he will report. He will continue to serve as Chief Financial Officer of the Group.

In his new role, Rubin will oversee all financial and business operations that support the divisions of the CBS Entertainment Group: CBS Television Network (CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports), CBS Studios, CBS Television Stations and CBS Television Distribution, the Companys first-run syndication division. He will also work with Cheeks on operational matters for the Group and strategies to grow all CBS businesses.

Bryon is uniquely qualified to more broadly lead our financial and business operations and to take on an important strategic role as well. His deep knowledge of CBS and so many critical parts of our business “ broadcast, production, digital, syndication, stations “ will be an enormous asset to our Group, said Cheeks. His insight and counsel since I arrived at CBS in March have been invaluable, and I look forward to partnering with him as we continue to define and position CBS for a rapidly changing media world.

CBS is an iconic brand with a powerful combination of businesses and terrific leaders across the Group, said Rubin. Im excited to support Georges leadership goals and strategies and work with all my colleagues to drive our business during this evolutionary time.

Rubin has held positions of increasing responsibility and scope since joining CBS in 1999. In addition to his previous role as Chief Financial Officer of the CBS Entertainment Group, he also served as Chief Financial Officer of the CBS Television Network, Executive Vice President of Corporate Development for CBS Corporation, and Chief Financial Officer of CBS Interactive.

Prior to CBS, Rubin worked in investment banking and public accounting. He is a graduate of Lehigh University and the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

About CBS Entertainment Group:

The CBS Entertainment Group, a subsidiary of ViacomCBS led by President and Chief Executive Officer George Cheeks, creates and distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The Company has businesses with origins that date back to the dawn of the broadcasting age as well as new ventures that operate on the leading edge of media. It includes some of the industrys most successful and popular brands and businesses: CBS Television Network, CBS News, CBS Sports, CBS Studios, CBS Television Distribution, CBS Television Stations and CBS digital properties.

VIAC-IR

Press Contacts:

Chris Ender

CBS Entertainment Group

[email protected]

Rick McCabe

CBS Entertainment Group

[email protected]

Continue Reading
Editorial & Advertiser disclosureOur website provides you with information, news, press releases, Opinion and advertorials on various financial products and services. This is not to be considered as financial advice and should be considered only for information purposes. We cannot guarantee the accuracy or applicability of any information provided with respect to your individual or personal circumstances. Please seek Professional advice from a qualified professional before making any financial decisions. We link to various third party websites, affiliate sales networks, and may link to our advertising partners websites. Though we are tied up with various advertising and affiliate networks, this does not affect our analysis or opinion. When you view or click on certain links available on our articles, our partners may compensate us for displaying the content to you, or make a purchase or fill a form. This will not incur any additional charges to you. To make things simpler for you to identity or distinguish sponsored articles or links, you may consider all articles or links hosted on our site as a partner endorsed link.
gbafNews28 gbafNews28
News33 mins ago

ABEC To Deliver Industry’s First 6,000 Liter Single-Use Bioreactor to BioInno Bioscience

ABEC, a global provider of integrated solutions and services for biopharmaceutical manufacturing, today announced it will be providing CSR single-use...

gbafNews28 gbafNews28
News34 mins ago

South State Appoints First Director of Corporate Stewardship

South State today announced it has appointed LeDon Jones its first director of Corporate Stewardship. Banks have long served as...

gbafNews28 gbafNews28
News35 mins ago

Bryon Rubin Named Chief Operating Officer for CBS

Bryon Rubin has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer of the CBS Entertainment Group, it was announced today by CBS...

gbafNews28 gbafNews28
News36 mins ago

AM Best Comments on Credit Ratings of Equitable Holdings, Inc. and Its Life Subsidiaries Following Announcement of a Reinsurance Agreement With Venerable Holdings, Inc.

AM Best has commented that the Financial Strength Ratings (FSR) of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings (Long-Term...

gbafNews28 gbafNews28
News37 mins ago

Frontline ER Helps an Angel Find Testing for Guatemalan Travelers

Frontline ER came to the rescue of some Guatemalan travelers but not without the help of an angel. Thanks to...

gbafNews28 gbafNews28
News37 mins ago

Ventev Awarded Patent for Innovative T-Bar Bracket for Aruba 500 Series Access Points

Ventev, the manufacturing unit of TESSCO Technologies (NASDAQ: TESS), announced it has been awarded another patent “ this one for...

gbafNews28 gbafNews28
News41 mins ago

Interactive Kiosk Market Analysis Highlights the Impact of COVID-19 (2020-2024) | Increasing Use of Cashless Payment to Boost Market Growth | Technavio

The interactive kiosk market is expected to grow by USD 4.79 billion, progressing at a CAGR of almost 4% during...

gbafNews28 gbafNews28
News41 mins ago

CoreLogic Issues Statement

CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX), a leading global provider of property information, insight, analytics and data-enabled solutions, today issued the following statement...

gbafNews28 gbafNews28
News41 mins ago

Industrial Vacuum Cleaners Market Procurement Intelligence Report with COVID-19 Impact Analysis | Global Forecasts, 2020-2024 | SpendEdge

The Industrial Vacuum Cleaners market will register an incremental spend of about USD 114 million, growing at a CAGR of...

gbafNews28 gbafNews28
News41 mins ago

Premier Inc. Honors Call to Freedom with National Award and $100,000 for Community Initiative

Call to Freedom, a nonprofit organization focused on navigating a healthy path for victims of human trafficking, has received the...