MOCON, Inc., an international provider of invisible gas testing solutions, has promoted current employee Alan Traylor to the newly-created position of Director of Product Management.

Traylor originally joined the US-based business in 2011 as the company’s Business Manager of Food Safety Products, where he was responsible for the oxygen (O2) depletion GreenLight® screening sensor system, and holds a wealth of experience in product and technology-oriented instrument companies.

Under his new role, Traylor will oversee the product management teams for MOCON’s permeation, testing lab and consultancy, package testing and integrity, microbial detection and industrial analysers business units.

Robert L. Demorest, President and CEO, explained, “As MOCON continues to grow its global footprint, it is important to have a leader with Alan’s track record improving tools and processes that will be used by all of our product management teams.”

MOCON, headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, provides specialised instruments and services for testing, measuring and analysing invisible gases in the medical, pharmaceutical, food and beverage (F&B) and other industries worldwide.