AUSTIN, January 2024: OriGen Biomedical, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Amanda Cooper to Director of Human Resources, effective December 11, 2023.
Amanda first joined OriGen Biomedical in 2019 and has since demonstrated exceptional dedication and leadership within the company. With an impressive track record in human resources management, Amanda has played a pivotal role in shaping the company’s employee relations and fostering a positive work environment.
In her previous role as Human Resources Manager, she played a key role in OriGen receiving the Top Workplaces award in Austin, expanded the HR department from one to four, and implemented a compensation platform for equal and competitive pay across the organization. Her contributions have significantly impacted OriGen’s growth and development in alignment with the company’s values and goals.
Amanda is a member of the Austin Human Resource Management and is scheduled to get her Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification in the summer of 2024. This showcases her commitment to staying at the forefront of HR industry practices. She holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Central Oklahoma.
As Director of Human Resources, Amanda will lead the HR department, overseeing talent acquisition, employee engagement, and the implementation of strategic HR initiatives. Her expertise in fostering a collaborative and inclusive workplace culture will continue to drive OriGen’s success.
Amanda commented, “I’m grateful for OriGen Biomedical’s trust and recognition, providing me the honor of taking on increased responsibilities. This next career step perfectly aligns with my goals, allowing involvement in executive decisions and addressing critical business needs. I am excited to contribute to both business growth and my professional development and I appreciate the support received on this journey. Thanks to mentorship, collaboration, and encouragement, this achievement is possible through the collective effort of an incredible team. I am eager to embrace the challenges and growth that come with my new role!”
“Amanda’s dedication and passion for fostering a positive work environment have been instrumental in our success. We are confident that in her expanded role as Director of Human Resources, she will continue to contribute significantly to OriGen’s growth and the well-being of our employees,” added Beth San Segundo, President & CEO.
This promotion reflects OriGen’s commitment to recognizing and advancing talent from within the organization. Amanda’s wealth of experience and dedication to our core values make her an excellent fit for this critical role.
About OriGen Biomedical
OriGen Biomedical, Inc. is a leading producer of cryopreservation and cell culture products. OriGen’s focus is to produce a range of products to support the treatment of cancer, genetic conditions, and other life-threatening diseases. Our products are designed with the patient and user in mind and we strive to maintain excellent customer service to ensure that patient care is the priority. Quality is the foundation of all product designs at OriGen, and each product is produced with the intention that it will improve patient health. Founded in 1997 and headquartered in Austin, Texas, OriGen is certified annually to ISO 13485 standards and regularly inspected by the FDA, MDSAP, ISO certification organizations, and our customers. Follow us on LinkedIn here.
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