CINCINNATI - Q Laboratories, Inc. (Cincinnati, Ohio) has named Jeff Rowe President & CEO. Company owner David Goins, who had served as President/CEO of Q Laboratories, Inc. since 2000, will transition to Chief Operations Officer (COO), overseeing the daily operations of the corporations’ laboratory divisions. Mr. Rowe previously served as President and CEO of Hydro Systems Co., a subsidiary of Fortune 500 Dover Corporation. Jeff was credited with leading the effort that saw Hydro Systems Co. increase sales and earnings by more than 500% during his 17 years at the helm. Since retiring from Hydro Systems in 2015, Jeff helped found, and served as a partner in, Nunan Vogel Rowe, LLC. (NVR), a career coaching and business consulting firm.
David Goins commented on the benefits of adding Mr. Rowe to the Q Laboratories’ team, “Jeff is an experienced and proven executive who will be an invaluable asset as we continue to grow the business. This move will allow me to provide more hands on management of our laboratories and get back to the science, since I’m a chemist by trade, and let Jeff manage the business aspect of the company.”
An independent, ISO/IEC 17025 Accredited, cGMP/GLP compliant, FDA Registered laboratory, Q Laboratories, Inc. can provide microbiology and analytical chemistry laboratory services to companies around the world. Services include: Method Development and Validation, Pathogen Screening, Indicator Organism Enumeration, Nutritional Analysis, Raw Material Qualification, State-of-the-art Microbial Identification, Challenge Studies and Shelf Life/Stability Testing. Q Laboratories, Inc. can perform analyses on food & beverages, food & beverage flavorings and ingredients, pet food, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, OTC’s, dietary supplements and health and beauty care products.