FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
December 5, 2016
Brad Meadows Joins the Babcock Labs Team as Vice President & Laboratory Technical Director
RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Babcock Laboratories, Inc., the standard of excellence in analytical testing for over 100 years, is pleased to announce and welcome Brad Meadows as its new Vice President and Laboratory Technical Director.
Mr. Meadows joins the Babcock Labs team with 25 years of experience in the environmental testing industry, including time spent in the role of Vice President and Laboratory Director for a multi-location analytical testing laboratory. He has experience in the oversight of a wide range of business disciplines, including Operations, Quality Assurance, Client Services, Information Systems, Human Resources, and Business Development. Mr. Meadows has a Master’s of Business Administration and a Bachelor’s of Science in Chemistry, both from California State University, Fresno.
“We are thrilled to welcome Brad to the team,” said Babcock Labs CEO Allison Mackenzie. “He is a well-respected member of the analytical testing community and we believe his knowledge, experience, and professionalism will help further the growth and prosperity of this great organization.”
Mr. Meadows will succeed longtime team member and current Vice President and Laboratory Technical Director, Larry Chrystal, who is retiring after 41 years of service to Babcock Labs.
“Babcock Labs is forever grateful for the years of expertise and dedication that Larry has given to our organization, our staff, and our clients,” said Ms. Mackenzie. “Larry’s career exemplifies our corporate mission of producing the highest quality, most reliable environmental services and analytical data. Mr. Chrystal is truly an important contributor to the Babcock Legacy and we have every confidence that Mr. Meadows’ talents will lend to that legacy as well.”
Mr. Meadows assumed his new role at Babcock Labs on December 5th of this year. Mr. Chrystal is set to retire at the beginning of 2017, but will stay on with Babcock Labs on a consulting basis.
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About Babcock Laboratories, Inc.
Founded in 1906, Babcock Laboratories, Inc. is an independently owned and operated commercial testing laboratory located in Riverside, California. Babcock Laboratories is committed to protecting the environment and public health through premier analytical testing services. The laboratory specializes in the analysis of drinking water, wastewater, stormwater, groundwater, food and beverages, soils, and hazardous materials. The laboratory’s clientele range from small water systems and private land owners to large municipalities and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). As of 2014, Babcock Laboratories is 100 percent employee owned via an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). For more information, please visit www.babcocklabs.com.