(Marietta, OH, June 8, 2017) Melissa Bailey has been appointed MidSouth Regional Sales Manager for Caron Products & Services, Inc. In her new role, Melissa will be responsible for managing all Caron sales activity in the new territory which includes TX, OK, AR, LA, MS, AL, and TN. “We are delighted to have Melissa join Caron,” said Steve Keiser, Chairman of CARON, "She brings a very successful background selling primarily liquid handling products to laboratory customers, along with significant experience working in research laboratories earlier in her career.”
Melissa received her B.S. in Biological Sciences from Southeastern Louisiana University. She was most recently employed as an Account Manager at Integra Biosciences, and prior to that was a Sales Representative for the Rainin Instruments business unit of Mettler Toledo. Melissa has travelled extensively within her new territory in prior roles, and is looking forward to introducing many of her past customers to Caron laboratory equipment.
Melissa’s research experience included work at the University of Texas, Department of Surgery Metabolism Research Lab, at Galveston, TX, and at the University of Arkansas Medical Science, Department of Geriatrics, Center for Translational Research in Little Rock, AR. Her hands-on and management experience in the laboratory will be a great benefit to Caron’s customers.
Melissa will continue to reside in the Houston, Texas area.