PHILADELPHIA— April 28, 2020 — ViaClean Technologies — a biotech company that develops, manufactures and markets environmentally responsible solutions that protect life’s surfaces — today announced the appointment of Greg Tipsord as president and CEO. Tipsord, an accomplished and well-respected industry veteran who will become a partner in the company and join its board of directors, will be responsible for establishing ViaClean as the preeminent manufacturer and marketer of incomparable, revolutionary and environmentally responsible antibacterial and antimicrobial solutions for commercial, institutional and consumer use. The announcement was made by Jim Young, founder and executive chairman of ViaClean Technologies.
“We are delighted to welcome Greg to ViaClean Technologies,” Young said. “His experience, expertise and industry knowledge will be extremely consequential and absolutely invaluable in the development, growth and success of our company. I look forward to working closely with Greg, who has an exceptional reputation for business and financial acumen, branding and marketing, industry innovation and product development, as well as for achieving industry-leading top line, bottom line and market share growth. Greg is an extremely accomplished and respected executive who will help us to build ViaClean into a world-class developer, manufacturer and marketer of groundbreaking biotechnology based antibacterial and antimicrobial products, services and solutions.”
With nearly 30 years of domestic and international business experience in Consumer-Packaged Goods, Multi-Channel Marketing and Direct Sales, Tipsord has a proven track record of brand, business, financial and organizational success with both large and small companies, including Procter & Gamble, The Dial Corp. and The Henkel Corp. Prior to joining ViaClean Technologies, he served as CEO at Spellbinders Paper Arts, a private equity-backed consumer packaged goods company where he drove a dramatic business turnaround with significant improvements in revenue, operating profit, and cash flow through business model reinvention and industry innovation. Beforehand, during his 17 years with The Dial Corp., Tipsord held various executive and senior leadership positions, including senior vice president/general manager – Laundry Care, senior vice president/general manager – Home Care, senior vice president/general manager – International and senior vice president/general manager – Personal Care, achieving record revenues, profits and market share. Tipsord previously served in various management capacities at Procter & Gamble, including assistant brand manager – Institutional Cleaning Products where he spearheaded the launch of Lemon Dawn which became the #1 Liquid Dish Detergent.
“I am incredibly excited and honored to join ViaClean Technologies and to work alongside Jim Young, as well as to become a partner in the company and a member of its board of directors,” Tipsord said. “ViaClean’s revolutionary products are nothing less than game-changers that will transform the marketplace. I look forward to working with the outstanding team at ViaClean to bring to market solutions that disinfect, protect and safeguard consumers, surfaces and spaces from harmful germs, including bacteria and viruses. This is a pivotal time for ViaClean, which has the opportunity to redefine, reinvent and set the standard for antimicrobial protection through its proprietary BIOPROTECTUs™ System and BIOPROTECT™ technologies.”
Posted April 29, 2020
Source: ViaClean Technologies