WESTMINSTER, Colo., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Allos Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALTH) today announced the appointment of Bruce K. Bennett as Vice President, Manufacturing. In this position, Mr. Bennett will lead the Company's manufacturing functions to support the continued development and potential commercialization of Allos' product candidates.
"We are delighted to welcome Bruce to Allos," said Paul L. Berns, President and CEO. "Bruce's experience in all aspects of pharmaceutical manufacturing and his demonstrated leadership in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and life sciences industries will be valuable as we look to advance our product candidates in support of our mission of developing and commercializing promising new therapies for cancer patients."
Mr. Bennett has over 25 years of manufacturing experience in the
pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology industries. Since 2006,
Mr. Bennett has served as an independent consultant focused on the
development of business operations, technical and supply chain solutions
for biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. From 2002 to 2006, Mr.
Bennett served as Vice President, Manufacturing at La Jolla
Pharmaceuticals, where he led a 50 member team in manufacturing, materials
management, vendor and commercial development, quality control, validation,
engineering, facilities, and environmental health and safety. Prior to La
Jolla, Mr. Bennett served as Vice President, Operations at Provasis
Therapeutics from 2000 to 2002, and as Vice President, Operations, RA/QA/QC
and Commercial Development at Via Medical Corporation from 1997 to 2000.
From 1987 to 1997, Mr. Bennett served as a senior operations executive of
various pharmaceutical, biotechnology and other compan
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