PORTLAND, ME--(Marketwired - April 04, 2016) -ImmuCell Corporation (NASDAQ: ICCC), a growing animal health company that is developing, manufacturing and selling products that improve health and productivity in the dairy and beef industries, today announced the hiring of Ms. Elizabeth L. Williams as Vice President of Manufacturing Operations.
Elizabeth Williams brings extensive experience from a successful career with Zoetis and Pfizer Animal Health in a broad range of leadership roles including quality, validation, process and product development, manufacturing and site leadership at multiple locations. Most recently, she led the U.S. Region for Zoetis as Vice President, Global Manufacturing and Supply. Her breadth of expertise includes building and expanding biopharmaceutical facilities, qualifying and launching new products and processes, and leading the manufacturing and support functions at sites regulated by the USDA, FDA and other international regulatory authorities. She earned her Masters of Business Administration from Rockhurst University in Kansas City, Missouri and her Bachelor's degree in Biology from the University of Missouri.
"Having Elizabeth Williams join us at this critical point in our expansion is an important milestone and essential to our successful growth going forward," commented Michael F. Brigham, President and Chief Executive Officer. "Betsy brings a depth of experience that will have an immediate impact on our First Defense
"I am very excited about the opportunity to have an immediate and measurable impact on the strong revenue growth at ImmuCell," commented Ms. Williams. "I have been impressed by what ImmuCell has achieved and am eager to be part of the team expanding production of First Defense
ImmuCell Corporation's (NASDAQ: ICCC) purpose is to create scientifically-proven and practical products that improve animal health and productivity in the dairy and beef industries. ImmuCell has developed products that provide significant, immediate immunity to newborn dairy and beef livestock. The Company has also developed products that address mastitis, the most significant cause of economic loss to the dairy industry. Press releases and other information about the Company are available at: (http://www.immucell.com).
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This press release contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Such statements include, but are not limited to, any statements relating to: projections of future financial performance; the scope and timing of future product development work and commercialization of our products; future costs of product development efforts; the estimated prevalence rate of subclinical mastitis; future market share of and revenue generated by products still in development; future sources of financial support for our product development, manufacturing and marketing efforts; the future adequacy of our own manufacturing facilities or those of third parties with which we have contractual relationships to meet demand for our products on a timely basis; the amount and timing of future investments in facility modifications and production equipment; the future adequacy of our working capital and the availability of third party financing; timing and future costs of a facility to produce the Drug Substance (active pharmaceutical ingredient) for Mast Out
Michael F. Brigham
President and CEO
Joe Diaz, Robert Blum and Joe Dorame
Lytham Partners, LLC