Navigation Links
Microbia, Inc. Names Mike Doyle as Senior Vice President and General Manager, Nutrition Ingredients
Date:4/2/2009

Microbia, Inc. (Microbia), an emerging leader in the production of sustainable, specialty ingredients and biomaterials from fermentation technology, has announced that Mike Doyle has joined the company as senior vice president and general manager of nutrition ingredients. Mike is the former director of nutrition health business for BASF and will lead Microbia's food ingredients business initiatives. For more information about Microbia, please go to http://www.microbia-pe.com/.

Lexington, Mass., April 2, 2009-- Microbia, Inc. (Microbia), an emerging leader in the production of sustainable, specialty ingredients and biomaterials from fermentation technology, has appointed Mike Doyle to the newly created position of senior vice president and general manager of nutrition ingredients. Mr. Doyle will have broad responsibility for all aspects of Microbia's nutrition ingredients business, including strategic planning, marketing, sales, operations, supply chain management and strategic partnerships in preparation for the launch of Microbia's line of naturally derived carotenoids for the food ingredient and nutritional supplement markets.

"Microbia's goal is to utilize our proprietary, bio-based technology platform to produce nutritional ingredients that will help the food and feed industries make products more innovative, cost-effective and environmentally sustainable," said Richard Bailey, Ph.D., CEO of Microbia. "Mike Doyle has the experience, energy and skills required to lead this effort, and holds a track record of success managing relevant nutrition businesses. We look forward to drawing on his substantial expertise to establish a strong position in the nutrition ingredients marketplace."

"I am eager to help Microbia bring the vast promise of its exciting technology to market," said Mr. Doyle. "Microbia has a significant competitive position based on its advanced metabolic engineering innovations. Our goal is to become a leading global supplier of nutrition ingredients that deliver significant added value to our customers in the feed, food, beverage, and dietary supplement industries."

Mike Doyle brings more than 12 years of executive management experience to Microbia, including as director, human nutrition for BASF's North American business, and most recently, as president of LycoRed, Corp. in North America. While at BASF, Mr. Doyle oversaw development and marketing of vitamins, carotenoids, food and beverage polymers, and other food ingredients. At LycoRed Corp., Mr. Doyle was responsible for all operations in the North American marketplace. Mr. Doyle is also a former board member and Treasurer of the Council for Responsible Nutrition. He received a B.S. degree in marketing and industrial management from New York University, and an M.B.A. from Michigan State University.

ABOUT MICROBIA (WWW.MICROBIA-PE.COM)
Microbia is an industrial biotechnology company applying proprietary metabolic engineering to create cost-effective, renewable specialty ingredients and biomaterials. Microbia will develop and commercialize its products through direct sales and strategic alliances, including an ongoing multi-product joint development and commercialization agreement with Tate & Lyle Investments, Ltd. Microbia's carotenoids will be the first products launched from a diverse pipeline of specialty ingredients, biopolymers and other biomaterials. Microbia was established in 2006 as a majority-owned subsidiary of Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and is based in Lexington, Massachusetts.

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Microbia/Doyle/prweb2294664.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related biology technology :

1. KGI Names Kerry Howell Vice President for Advancement
2. Vical Names Andrew de Guttadauro Vice President, Corporate Development
3. IDM Pharma Names Dr. Jeffrey W. Sherman Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of Research and Development
4. Magellan Biosciences Names Steven E. Diamond, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer
5. CryoLife Names Philip Theodore as Vice President, General Counsel
6. Genstar Names Michael Hurt to Its Strategic Advisory Board
7. PPD Names Daniel Darazsdi as Chief Financial Officer
8. Society of Laproendoscopic Surgeons Names Starion Instruments 2007 Innovator of the Year
9. Cadence Pharmaceuticals Names Malvina Laudicina Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance
10. Mpex Pharmaceuticals Names Dr. Jeffery Loutit as Chief Medical Officer
11. Osprey Pharmaceuticals Names Jack M. Anthony as CEO
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Microbia, Inc. Names Mike Doyle as Senior Vice President and General Manager, Nutrition Ingredients
(Date:4/26/2017)... Kong (PRWEB) , ... April 26, 2017 , ... ... hosted in EMEA and North America this May on ... May 16-18 , Donald H. Taylor, Chairman of the Learning and Performance Institute ...
(Date:4/25/2017)... ... April 25, 2017 , ... Franz Inc ... (CL) development tools, and market leader for Semantic Graph Database technology, ... available within the most effective system for developing and deploying applications to solve ...
(Date:4/25/2017)... ... April 25, 2017 , ... ... Partners.     , Covalent’s Analytical Services unit provides high-quality data to clients, ... within 24 hours of receipt. There are no price premiums, and customers are ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... ... April 21, 2017 , ... ... manufactures in 10 categories with over 30 nominees and well as the first-year ... the new award and the event was hosted by CompanyWeek and Manufacturers Edge, ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/5/2017)... -- KEY FINDINGS The global market for ... of 25.76% during the forecast period of 2017-2025. The ... the growth of the stem cell market. ... INSIGHTS The global stem cell market is segmented on ... stem cell market of the product is segmented into ...
(Date:4/3/2017)... 2017  Data captured by IsoCode, IsoPlexis ... a statistically significant association between the potency ... and objective response of cancer patients post-treatment. ... whether cancer patients will respond to CAR-T ... as to improve both pre-infusion potency testing and ...
(Date:3/30/2017)... The research team of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) ... ground breaking 3D fingerprint minutiae recovery and matching technology, pushing contactless ... use in identification, crime investigation, immigration control, security of access and ... ... A research team led by Dr Ajay Kumar ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):