Burnaby, British Columbia – CANTEST is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Curtis Braun as Vice President of Operations.
     
In his role, Dr. Braun will oversee the company’s operating divisions, including Specialty Services, Bioanalytical Services, Environmental Quality, and Food Safety.  Dr. Braun will provide overall direction and guidance to the operational activities of the divisions with the objective of maximizing growth and profitability.

“I am delighted to welcome Curtis to CANTEST,” said Don Enns, President and CEO. “Curtis’s combined operational experience & technical knowledge will be advantageous as CANTEST continues to grow.”

Prior to joining CANTEST, Dr. Braun held the position of Vice President of Operations with Twinstrand Therapeutics. Dr. Braun has more than a decade of experience in the development and oversight of preclinical and clinical programs, financial management and contract negotiations. Dr. Braun obtained his PhD (Chemistry) from the University of British Columbia and received postdoctoral training in the Institute of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry at Simon Fraser University.

“As a comprehensive testing laboratory, CANTEST offers a wealth of expertise across a broad range of industries,” said Dr. Braun. “I look forward to working with all of these groups to build on our current success as we continue to expand our analytical service offerings.”