We are celebrating our 25th year! Here is what our employees are saying.
I am proud to work for such a great company that works to make the lives of people better! I take pride in the fact that TECHLAB® manufactures quality products that help people and values its employees.
Cori Sterk - Quality Assurance Officer - 3 years
After 30 years in this industry, I can confidently say that the quality of products is only surpassed by the quality of the employees who produce them. It is very satisfying to know that our diagnostic products, used by thousands of people worldwide, are developed and manufactured by dedicated individuals.
Charlie Pennington - President - 7 years
I am proud to be a member of TECHLAB®’s Research & Development team, where the continued focus is on creating new and improved rapid diagnostic assays that will further benefit the healthcare community. I believe our ingenuity, persistence and scientific knowledge will continue to propel us as a leader of innovation and quality within the medical diagnostic markets.
Jack Heptinstall - Research Associate, Research and Development - 4 years
As the ‘when the rubber meets the road’ department, my team prides themselves with manufacturing quality raw materials for our test kits. I receive so much pleasure knowing that my department and TECHLAB® are helping patients with severe intestinal diseases. I truly feel blessed to be working with a group of men and women who share the same dedication and pride, and also for TECHLAB®’s commitment to quality and excellence in the medical diagnostic field.
Kim Altizer - Biological Materials Production Manager - 5 years
Since I began in 2000, TECHLAB® has consistently maintained a safety-conscious environment. In addition, my R&D knowledge has continued to progress by having access to the latest technologies in medical diagnostics.
Lisa Barroso - Research Scientist III Product Development, Blacksburg Safety Officer - 14 years
Innovation and hard work can be seen throughout our departments. The majority of the processes and equipment that we use have been designed, automated, and maintained by our own Engineering/Maintenance staff. This ensures that the most accurate tests are produced and delivered to our customers.
Steven Lester - Production Supervisor, Equipment Maintenance Manager - 12 years
I am proud to work for a company that values quality and strives for excellence. I began my career nine years ago in research and development as a research scientist developing a rapid diagnostic test. I enjoy my job as Product Coordinator and help other research teams move products from R&D to market.
Blake Hanbury - Product Coordinator - 9 years
Since day one, TECHLAB® has been more like a family to me than just a business. Truly, the people I work with make the company what it is. We succeed because we are a team.
Donna Link - Director Quality Assurance, Regulatory and Compliance Technical Services - 24 years
As Office Manager – we take time to recognize not only our in-house family (our employees), but also our outside family (our customers). We strive to exceed customer expectations and take great pride in making that happen. We are fortunate to work for an innovative company that continues to grow. We thank you for your continued support.
Carrie Caldwell - Radford Office Manager - 9 years
Scientific research is a very challenging profession and can require a lot of patience. But knowing I am contributing to the development of a diagnostic kit that helps with the diagnosis and treatment of patients around the world makes it all worth it.
Sean McMillan - Research Technician Product Development - 2 years