Business Owner and Entrepreneur since 1987. Founded CalibrexDx, Inc. in 2003 with a significant expansion and name change to Calibrex Technologies in January of 2018. Bob’s first business was incorporated in 1989 as Automated Diagnostic Specialists Inc., which focused on the sales and service of automated blood analysis equipment. ADS was acquired in 1995. He then founded Excalibur Lab Specialists in 1997. Excaliber specialized in sales, service and consumables of scientific analytical equipment. The company was acquired by Qiagen AG of Dusseldorf, Germany in 2014.
20+ years experience working as and supervising manufacturing, engineering, quality teams, and process technicians, across a diverse range of production processes. Proven track record in guiding focused teams on mission critical and cost critical challenges that ensures continuous improvements to products and processes. Success in many cost reduction efforts utilizing Six Sigma tools and techniques realizing significant yearly cost savings. Specialties: ISO 9000:200; ISO 13485:2016; FDA CFR 820 Part 11; and QSR’s. Company experience includes: CalibrexDx, Thermo-Stone, Excaliber; and Hamilton.
A detail-oriented engineer with a 15 year background in designing, diagnosing, maintaining, manufacturing and refining electromechanical assemblies. Jack has spent the last 6 years in the laboratory automation industry with the likes of Hamilton Company and Calibrex Technologies, wearing the R&D and Manufacturing engineering hats of several product lines. From liquid handling systems to their consumables and numerous accessories in between, Jack has designed, developed, supported, validated and launched numerous products and manufacturing processes in the industry.