West Pharmaceutical Services Celebrates 90th Anniversary of Founding
On Thursday, June 20 executives and guests of Exton, Pa.-based West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a world leader in pharmaceutical and biotech drug packaging and delivery, will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to celebrate the company's 90th anniversary of founding. Chairman and CEO Donald E. Morel, Jr., Ph.D., joined by members of West's senior leadership, will ring the NYSE Closing Bell to mark this company milestone.
West works side-by-side with its healthcare partners from concept to the patient, designing and manufacturing packaging, diagnostic and delivery systems that promote the efficiency, reliability and safety of their products. Every day, West is leading the way with cutting-edge technologies and quality systems, a thorough understanding of global regulatory compliance, and an unmatched and growing knowledge base of relevant pharmaceutical product testing, development and packaging. Based in Exton, Pa., West supports its customers from sales, manufacturing, customer support and research and development locations in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Established in 1923, West's 2012 sales were $1.3 billion.