The fourth company recognized in the last nine years
BOTHELL, Wash., January 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — BioLife Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLFS) (“BioLife” or the “Company”), a leading developer and supplier of class-defining biomanufacturing products and services for the cell and gene therapy (CGT) and broader biopharma markets, today announced that the Company has recently been named one of Seattle Business magazine Washington’s The best companies to work for.
This annual program was created by Seattle Business magazine and Best Companies Group to identify, recognize and honor the best employers Washingtonwhich benefits the economy, workforce and businesses of the area.
Mike Ricechairman and chief executive officer, commented: “Since 2013, BioLife has made it onto this esteemed list four times. Inclusion in the latest list for 2022 is particularly gratifying as, for the first time, team members outside Washington state they were invited to fill out a feedback survey. With the acquisition of 6 companies since 2019 and a total workforce that has grown from around 40 in 2013 to nearly 500 today, making this list of most desirable companies is a great tribute to our focus on our team members and our cultural values.”
To be considered for participation, companies had to have a facility in Washington statehave at least 15 employees working in eligible counties and have been in business for at least one year.
Companies from all over the world Washington embarked on a two-part research process to determine Washington’s Companies for work. The first part consisted of an evaluation of the policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics of each nominated company. This part of the process is worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation.
The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined results determined the best companies and the final ranking. The Best Companies Group managed the entire registration and survey process in Washingtonthey analyzed the data and determined the final rankings.
The companies will be recognized in the January/February issue of Seattle Business magazine.
For more information about Washington’s Best Companies to Work for program, visit www.SBMBestCompaniesWA.com.
About BioLife Solutions
BioLife Solutions is a leading provider of class-defining biomanufacturing tools and services for the cell and gene therapy and broader biopharma markets. Our portfolio of tools includes our own CryoStor® and HypoThermosol® biopreservation medium for shipping and storage, ThawSTAR® family of automated waterless defrosting products, here® cold chain management system, high capacity cryogenic storage freezers, Stirling Ultracold mechanical freezers, SciSafe biological storage services and Sexton Biotechnologies cell processing tools. For more information, visit www.biolifesolutions.com, www.scisafe.com, www.stirlingultracold.com or www.sextonbio.com and follow BioLife at Twitter.
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