Based In Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, Will Oversee All Business Development For Research Triangle and Southeastern U.S.

SAN DIEGO–()–BioSurplus announced today that it has hired Mark Abee as business development manager, North Carolina/Southeast. Mark will establish and grow relationships with pharmaceutical and biotech companies in the region, helping them to maximize the value of their laboratory equipment through services such as purchase, consignment, auction, inventory management and instrument service and repair.

A North Carolina native, Mark counts on years of experience working in sales in the biotech and pharma industries, including positions at Glaxo-Smith-Kline and Sanofi-Aventis. He has received numerous awards throughout his career, including the prestigious Aventis Sales Ring, the Nova Award, and the Southeast Spirit Award.

“Mark is a seasoned life sciences professional, and has spent his entire career in the Research Triangle area as an active participant in this high-growth biotech hub,” said Jackie Townsend, BioSurplus’ CMO. “We are very excited to expand into the region and Mark is the perfect business development manager to help us succeed.”

Mark Abee earned his BS in Biology from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and his MBA from Pfeiffer University in Durham, NC.

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About BioSurplus

Since 2002, BioSurplus has assembled a team of scientific experts to pioneer leading edge solutions for every stage of the lab equipment lifecycle. From providing a website of dynamic inventory, as well as online auctions, to providing service and repair, to offering turnkey solutions for selling surplus assets, BioSurplus is dedicated to maximizing the value and use of laboratory equipment for its customers. To this end, it has become a leading supplier of pre-owned laboratory instruments and equipment management services.

BioSurplus is headquartered in San Diego and has lab equipment megastores in San Diego, the San Francisco Bay Area, and Boston, as well as a facility in Incheon, Korea. BioSurplus offers services nationally and sells equipment worldwide. For more information, please visit the corporate website at Keep up with the latest news on the BioSurplus blog.