PLT Health Solutions Appoints George Klag as Quality Assurance Manager
25-Year Bayer Healthcare Veteran Will Help Drive
Company’s PLT360™ Initiative
MORRISTOWN, NJ – PLT Health Solutions, Inc. announced the appointment of George Klag as Quality Assurance Manager for the company. Mr. Klag brings nearly 30 years of experience in Quality Management, Analytical Systems, R&D and Operations in the pharmaceutical and nutraceuticals industries to his new role at PLT. In his new role, he will be responsible for managing PLT’s expanding Quality Management program under the structure set up in the company’s PLT360 transparency and trust-building initiative.
According to Devin Stagg, Vice President, Strategy & Business Development at PLT Health Solutions, the appointment of Klag is a part of a drive to expand the company’s ability to deliver the quality management solutions that are increasingly required by the industry and ultimately by consumers. “Responding to the renewed drive toward higher levels of transparency, traceability and quality management requires innovation and the development of great internal systems. But it also requires highly experienced and highly skilled people to manage them. George Klag’s experience as an R&D chemist and in the quality functions of some of the world’s leading companies make him ideally qualified for what we are looking to do at PLT in these areas,” Stagg said. “Bringing George to PLT is fully in line with our PLT360 initiative as we look to implement it with our customers and the industry at large,” he added.
PLT360: A new value creation approach for natural ingredients.
PLT360 is a business-wide commitment by PLT Health Solutions to developing ingredients that our customers can be both confident and proud to supply to their own customers – knowing that these ingredients are safe, of high quality, efficacious and harvested and manufactured in a sustainable way. Going beyond traditional quality control programs, PLT360 examines every aspect of an ingredient that we supply to deliver a best-in-class solution in a program that tracks Ingredient Integrity, Quality, Sustainability and Efficacy.
Prior to joining PLT, Mr. Klag worked with contract manufacturer Soma Labs as Director of Operations & Compliance. Before that, he was with Bayer Healthcare for 24 years, in a career that included positions as R&D Chemist, Clinical Supply Manager and Associate Director of Quality Assurance. Early in his career, Mr. Klag worked as a chemist at Lederle/Cyanimid and Knoll Pharmaceuticals. An avid sportsman, he lives in Northern New Jersey.
About PLT Health Solutions
Headquartered in Morristown, NJ, USA, PLT Health Solutions is a trusted discoverer, developer, and marketer of high-quality, scientifically-supported ingredients that enhance health and functionality. As a leading ingredients innovator, PLT’s global network of strategic partnerships provides unique access to impactful solutions. By delivering an unsurpassed mix of expertise, resources, and service, PLT is committed to helping both its strategic partners and valued customers grow.