[October 10, 2018 - Lehigh Valley, Pa.] Azzur Labs today announces the appointment of Erin Mumper to Vice President. A five-year veteran of Azzur Labs and one of its longest-tenured employees, Ms. Mumper will lead lab’s 20 employees, as well as oversee the company’s quality and strategic initiatives. Azzur Labs, located in Schnecksville, Pa. with a satellite laboratory outside of Raleigh, NC, is a contract laboratory that serves the pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotechnology industries.
Mumper, who holds a Bachelor of Science in biology from Pacific Lutheran University in Washington State, joined Azzur Labs in 2013 shortly after its founding. Bringing with her a biology background, Ms. Mumper quickly moved through the lab’s scientific ranks exponentially expanding her responsibilities as she took on multiple roles throughout the organization. She is a member of the Controlled Environment Testing Association (CETA), the Parenteral Drug Association (PDA), and the American Society for Quality (ASQ), as well as a mentor for Big Brothers, Big Sisters in Allentown.
“I am honored to be named Vice President of Azzur Labs. Even more so, I’m thrilled about the direction in which Azzur Labs is growing, and I’m dedicated to ensuring that we have the right people in the right places in order to continue the trajectory with which the lab has grown over the past five years,” said Mumper.
Since its inception, Azzur Labs has been credited locally and nationally not only for its microbiology expertise and calibration services, but also for its company culture and rapid expansion. Amid this growth, Mumper plays a crucial role in ensuring that the lab continues its trajectory while remaining innovative and competitive, as well as attracting and retaining unique talent. Most recently, Azzur Labs was named a Best Place to Work in Pennsylvania for the second consecutive year and nominated as Business of the Year by Lehigh Valley Business.
“I’m excited to work alongside Kym Faylor [President, Azzur Labs] in continuing to craft the special culture we have at Azzur Labs. As a member of the leadership team, it’s important to me that we encourage a culture that nurtures and embraces our staff as individuals and that juxtaposes the highly regulated and precise nature of the work that we do,” said Ms. Mumper.
“For the past five years, Erin has been a driving force behind much of Azzur Labs’ success. She has played a role in nearly every project to come through our doors, and her unrelenting dedication to quality, as well as her informed and sound observations, are an instrumental element in maintaining our superb reputation within the life science industry,” said Kym Faylor, President of Azzur Labs. “I am confident in Erin’s ability to bring the same devotion to our strategic direction and execution.”
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About Azzur Labs
Founded in 2012, Azzur Labs is a contract laboratory that serves the pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology industries. We believe that these industries have something amazing to offer the world; we strive to aid these companies to meet their goals by assisting with their analytical testing and ensuring regulatory compliance. For consecutive years, Azzur Labs has been named an Inc Top 50 Workplaces, as well as a Best Place to Work in PA. In 2018, Azzur Labs was also named an Inc 500 Fastest Growing Company. For more information, visit Azzurlabs.com. Follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.
About Azzur Group
A nationwide network of companies delivering professional services across the life sciences industry, Azzur Group is dedicated to providing customers with practical and proven solutions from Discovery to Delivery™. Azzur Group has more than 250 industry partners, including 80% of the top pharma/biotech manufacturers in the U.S. As one of the fastest growing privately held companies in America, Azzur Group provides customers with the project management, consulting, facility solutions, engineering, validation, IT, calibration/maintenance, learning, and laboratory services they need to remain innovative and competitive. For more information, visit Azzur.com. Follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.
Katie Kiley Brown