13 Feb DNASTAR Appoints New Vice President
Madison, Wis. – DNASTAR, Inc. announced today the hiring and appointment of Tom Schwei as vice president and general manager of the Madison-based bioinformatics company. Schwei has 25 years of local business experience, including leadership and management roles, with Promega Corporation, PanVera Corporation and Invitrogen Corporation.
“Tom brings to DNASTAR a broad background in management and leadership,” said Fred Blattner, DNASTAR’s chief of operations and president.
DNASTAR produces Lasergene, a sequence analysis software suite, and GenVision, a data visualization software application for Windows and Macintosh platforms. The company expects to launch several new products and significant product upgrades during 2004.