This morning at the Opening Ceremonies of the Vermont Business & Industry EXPO, organized by the Vermont Chamber of Commerce, Governor Jim Douglas presented the highly anticipated Deane C Davis Outstanding Vermont Business of the Year Award to BioTek Instruments, Inc of Winooski. BioTek is the 20th winner of this annual award that was conceived by Vermont Business Magazine and the Chamber in 1990.
BioTek Instruments, Inc. is a privately held and family-run business that was founded in 1968. The organization develops instruments used to facilitate the drug recovery process and to aid in the advancement of life science research. This evolving company is committed to continued financial growth, the welfare of its employees and reducing the company’s impact on the environment, making it a strong contender for this prestigious award.
“BioTek’s dedication to its employees, the community, and the environment is impressive,” said Betsy Bishop, President of the Vermont Chamber of Commerce. “This company exemplifies the spirit of Vermont business and is most deserving of the Deane C. Davis Outstanding Business distinction.”
BioTek is a Founding Sponsor and active member of the Vermont Biosciences Alliance.