New Broin R&D Man

Cindy Zimmerman

Broin Companies Broin Companies has hired Dr. Mark Stowers as the Vice President of Research and Development. Stowers will join Broin Companies from MBI International in Lansing, Mich., where he has served as the President and CEO since 2001. MBI International is a leading firm focused on the development, scale-up, and commercialization of products from biotechnology.

“We are extremely fortunate to have someone with Mark’s background and expertise to head our research and development division,” Jeff Broin, President and CEO of Broin Companies said. “MBI International is an industry leader in technology advancement and Mark is known around the world for his work with biorefining processes and cellulose to ethanol conversion. He will continue to maintain our position at Broin as a leader in research and development while taking us to new heights in this fast-paced changing industry.”

Cellulosic, Ethanol