SCARBOROUGH, Maine - April 16, 2015 - Laboratory instrumentation manufacturer Fluid Imaging Technologies, Scarborough, Maine has hired Heather Anne Wright as Technical Customer Support Associate. In this role, Wright will be responsible for direct customer support related to the operation of the FlowCam® dynamic imaging particle analysis instrument and its VisualSpreadSheet® software across all markets and applications.
For over 18 years, Wright has been involved in oceanographic research, phytoplankton identification, biogeochemistry, marine science and educational outreach. Her prior work experiences include technical support for ongoing projects in the Balch Laboratory at Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, Boothbay Harbor, Maine where she developed a semi-automated image analysis approach to processing and identifying plankton samples using the FlowCam. She was also laboratory manager for the Shoals Marine Laboratory in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, and technical support for the New England Plant Soil & Water Laboratory, a USDA research lab affiliated with the University of Maine.
“Heather Anne has a very diverse background in aquatic sciences and prior use with the FlowCam,” said Manager of Customer Service and Support, Kevin Stewart. “She has a reputation for providing top notch customer service, both in the lab and in the field. I have no doubt she will be a great asset to the Fluid Imaging Technologies team.”
About Fluid Imaging Technologies, Inc.
Fluid Imaging Technologies, Inc. manufactures industry-leading particle analysis instrumentation based on digital imaging technology. Its flagship product, the FlowCam®, is the first automated particle analysis instrument to use digital imaging for measuring size and shape of microscopic particles in a fluid medium. With applications in oceanographic research, municipal water, biopharmaceutical formulations, chemicals, oil and gas, biofuels and many other markets, Fluid Imaging Technologies continues to lead the way in imaging particle analysis. For more information please visit www.fluidimaging.com.
Joyce Brown, Communications Manager
Fluid Imaging Technologies, Inc.