At OriGen, our profound commitment to delivering life-saving products for critical cell therapy processes is the heartbeat that propels us forward each day. Our work is not just a job; it’s a daily testament to our shared purpose, brought to life through the unwavering dedication of our esteemed colleagues. As we cast our gaze upon the achievements of 2023, we stand on the brink of 2024; a tangible sense of excitement courses through our veins, fueling our eagerness to pioneer innovative technologies that hold the promise of delivering unparalleled outcomes for patients in need.
OriGen thrives with a team of 177 dedicated full-time employees, which includes 41 recent additions, all passionately engaged in fulfilling orders and ensuring prompt delivery of OriGen Biomedical® products to our esteemed customers. This collective effort is driven by our unwavering commitment to a shared purpose – one that every individual at OriGen takes immense pride in creating innovative medical products that improve people’s lives. Our employees, inspired by the profound impact on patients, embody this purpose in every task they undertake.
We were delighted to celebrate having been awarded a Top Workplaces 2023 honor by Austin American-Statesman Top Workplaces. This meaningful acknowledgment is a reflection of the valuable input we received from our dedicated employees through a confidential survey administered by Energage LLC, our trusted partner in employee engagement technology. The survey, which gauged 15 essential culture drivers such as alignment, execution, and connection, provides insights into what makes our organization successful. We’re humbled to be among the 116 companies included in this year’s list and grateful for the positive workplace culture that our team collectively cultivates. It’s a shared achievement that underscores the strength of our professional community. OriGen strives to offer a positive, stimulating, and inclusive environment – with opportunities to grow, all while making a difference. Employee sentiments highlighted various compelling reasons why they love their job.
OriGen is vigorously and diligently addressing challenges posed by supply chain disruptions and capacity constraints. We’ve achieved remarkable progress in efficiently tackling backorders over the past year. Our dedicated efforts include proactive recruitment in production, substantial overtime to boost product throughput, and investing in automation initiatives to significantly enhance productivity. The entire OriGen team is steadfastly committed to resolving these issues in both the short and long term. We’re thrilled to report substantial improvements in throughput times and a noteworthy uptick in the monthly production output.
2023 Milestones & Achievements
- OriGen’s President & CEO, Beth San Segundo, featured on the MFG Austin Podcast
- OriGen Biomedical celebrated the 46th Medical Laboratory Professionals Week
- Sam Saleh Announced as New Director of Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs
- Elevating Quality Control Through CryoStore FLEX Bags: A Superior Choice Over Cryovials for Cell Storage
- Austin American-Statesman Names OriGen Biomedical a Winner of the Greater Austin Top Workplaces 2023 Award
Every year presents a chance for us to enhance our commitment to serving our customers, and we’re enthusiastic about carrying that spirit into 2024. The entire management team at OriGen extends heartfelt appreciation to our valued customers, partners, and especially our dedicated employees who consistently go the extra mile. Your invaluable contributions were pivotal in shaping our narrative in 2023. To stay up to date on the latest OriGen news, please feel free to subscribe to our newsletter here. Anticipation for the future runs high, and we’re genuinely eager to embark on the next phase of this journey alongside you!