announced today the new position of Vice President, Service and Repair,
filled by Preston Plumb.
Preston Plumb, VP, Service & Repair, BioSurplus, Inc. (Photo: Business Wire)
Preston counts on years of experience building customer service-focused
businesses from the ground up. He will be responsible for all aspects of
business strategy and management of BioSurplus' lab equipment service
and repair division, which is currently operating in San Diego, the
San Francisco Bay Area and Boston, with plans for an upcoming nationwide
As part of the company's commitment to excellence, BioSurplus is now
hiring experienced service engineers to work from company locations in
San Diego, Fremont and Boston. BioSurplus also has a firm commitment to
ongoing traning; the company's extensive and diverse inventory of lab
instruments is an ideal classroom for engineers to hone their skills and
acquire new ones.
Plumb began his career at accountancy firm Arthur Young & Co.; his next
position was as Vice President of Finance at medical device company Ivac
Corporation. The company was sold to Eli Lilly during his tenure. He
later founded and served as CEO of medical device company Timron
Instruments, eventually merging the company with VitalMetrics Inc.
Preston rose to the level of Chairman and CEO of the combined companies,
whose assets were acquired in a multi-million dollar deal by CR Bard and
For more information about BioSurplus' service and repair division,
please contact Virginia Blanchette at 858-550-0800 ext. 313.
Since 2002, BioSurplus has assembled a team of scientific experts to
solutions for every stage of the lab equipment lifecycle. From
providing a website of dynamic inventory, as well online auctions, to
developing software solutions that allow clients to manage their own
equipment, to offering turnkey solutions for selling surplus assets,
BioSurplus is dedicated to maximizing the value and use of laboratory
equipment for its customers. To this end, it has become a leading
supplier of pre-owned laboratory instruments and equipment management
BioSurplus is headquartered in San Diego and has large showrooms in San
Diego and the San Francisco Bay Area, Boston (coming soon) and a new
showroom in Korea. BioSurplus offers services nationally and sells
equipment worldwide. For more information, please visit the corporate
website at www.biosurplus.com.
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