Michael Jablon of Aldevron has been named Senior Director of Information Systems. In this position, Jablon will lead Information Systems initiatives to improve efficiency, streamline operations, optimize information security and design innovative systems that will enable Aldevron’s clients to more rapidly advance treatments and gene therapies for their patients.
Jablon joined Aldevron in 2008 as a Director and Program Manager where during this time he served in various leadership roles in program management, contract management and information systems management. He has 20 years of combined experience in information systems and project management and also serves as an adjunct professor at the Offutt School of Business at Concordia College specializing in Management Information Systems.
Prior to joining Aldevron, Jablon held a leadership role at Appareo, a custom engineering firm that specialized in commercial electronics & software applications for the aviation industry and prior to that as a senior manager at SEI, a global provider of software development, implementation and technical support services.
Jablon holds a Master of Business Administration, with undergraduate degrees in Economics and Communication from North Dakota State University. Jablon resides in Fargo with his wife Karen and their three children.
Aldevron serves the biotechnology industry with custom production of nucleic acids, proteins, and antibodies. Thousands of clients use Aldevron-produced plasmids, RNA and gene editing enzymes for projects ranging from research grade to clinical trials to commercial applications. Aldevron specializes in GMP manufacturing and is known for inventing the GMP-SourceTM quality system. Company headquarters are in Fargo, North Dakota, with additional facilities in Madison, Wisconsin, and Freiburg, Germany.