Randy George currently serves as the West Coast Sales / Account Director for ValGenesis, a position he has held since February 2018. ValGenesis is the leading provider of validation software to the life science and regulated industries; and the only company to receive PDA’s New Innovative Technology Award for being a first innovative software platform for electronic validation.
His experience in the life science industry began in 2007 working in various sales and business development roles, offering products, capital equipment, automation, quality management software, and services. As a member of PDA and the SoCal PDA Board of Directors, he has held various positions and responsibilities supporting the chapter’s programs and initiatives. From vendor out-reach and vendor night coordinator, to membership and corporate outreach, he credits his time with PDA for making a successful career transition into the life science industry.
Randy earned a degree in Public Justice form SUNY at Oswego with minors in Sociology, Psychology and Social Work, and spent 8 years with the Los Angeles Police Department as a reserve police officer. He also worked in the wine industry and was previously involved with Gulleyan Winery, Paso Robles, California.
Prior to his involvement in life sciences, Randy has over 15 years’ experience in various management positions, including sales and business development. His experience also includes consumer product manufacturing, packaging, capital equipment, automation, quality assurance and quality control. Benefiting from an extensive amount of management and sales training throughout his career, Randy has spent many years working with European companies developing new markets and sales opportunities in the US.
Randy is currently the SoCal PDA Chapter President and on the planning committee for the 2019 PDA Annual Meeting.