Pfizer Senior Director of Scientific Software Development Joins Core Informatics

Core Informatics, a leading provider of laboratory data management software, is pleased to announce a Senior Director of Scientific Development and Director of Business Operations from Pfizer has joined the Core team. Doug Phillips, after having worked at Pfizer as both a chemist and IT professional since 1982, has accepted the role of Sr. Director of Operations with Core. His training and expertise in the field will help fuel continued growth and development for Core, and promotes persistent advances in Core’s configurable laboratory automation software systems.

Before joining Core, Doug Phillips was the Sr. Director of Scientific Informatics at Pfizer. During his time he led teams in the design, development and programming of IT systems for Pfizer’s laboratories. He has participated in every aspect of laboratory management including high throughput screening and high throughput synthesis. His new role with Core Informatics is a perfect fit for Core, because he specializes in precisely what Core provides: big data, laboratory workflow optimization, and inventory and software management. Doug’s history also boasts a BS in Chemistry and a Masters in Software Engineering from the University of New Haven. “We are very pleased that he has accepted the position and are looking forward to our continued growth,” said Anthony Uzzo, President of Core Informatics, on January 20, 2013.

The past 2 years have been intense for Core Informatics. Their staff has increased exponentially, compelling them to relocate to larger offices twice since 2011. Core Informatics rings in 2013 with added expertise in laboratory automation, an increasing staff and sustained growth.

About Core Informatics

Core Informatics is a software company focused on delivering state of the art, highly configurable Data Management Software to customers in a variety of industries. Their fully integrated product suite (Core LIMS, Core ELN and Core SDMS) provides customers with the opportunity to manage all of their laboratory data in a single 100%-web-based platform. The company’s strengths lie in their deep domain knowledge and the unmatched configurability offered by the Core Platform. Core Informatics’ client list encompasses major biotechnology leaders as well as other research and development companies in a variety of industries.

Founded in 2006, Core Informatics supports a worldwide customer base from its offices in Branford, CT and Cambridge, MA. For further information about Core Informatics, please visit