William J. Motto (Chairman, [Executive Chairman of the Board])
Meridian Bioscience Inc. (Meridian)(NASDAQ: VIVO) is an international producer and distributor of a range of diagnostic test kits. The company was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. The company consists of two segments including Diagnostics and Life Science. The focused markets of the company comprise gastrointestinal and upper respiratory infections, serology, parasitology and fugal disease testing. It distributes the products mainly to healthcare companies and organizations in over 60 countries. The company has received the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance and introduced its molecular amplification assay into the market.