At Covance Food Solutions, Mr. Gulotta is responsible for the Chemistry Solutions group which spans ten global sites and 650+ employees. As a key growth driver for parent company Laboratory Corporation of America, the Covance Food Solutions business provides product development, sensory and consumer evaluation, food safety consulting and analytical testing solutions to food and dietary supplement companies. The Chemistry Solutions group directly impacts transparency and safety within the global food supply by partnering with their client to assure product integrity through accurate product labeling, contaminant testing and microbiological testing. All of this is done in accordance with global regulatory guidelines and ISO standards. Mr. Gulotta has built a culture of strong employee engagement by providing career development in client-centric environment.
Prior to his current role, Mr. Gulotta was the Vice President for Global Operations and Support for Covance Early Development. Mr. Gulotta was responsible for operational conduct of toxicology studies performed at seven sites around the globe. Mr. Gulotta worked closely with global business scientific leaders to define and implement operational and service strategies that drove business and market share growth.
Before joining Covance, Mr. Gulotta held numerous service and operational leadership roles at GE over a 25-year period. Key areas of focus were in supply chain management, customer order fulfillment, field service, quality control and process excellence. Mr. Gulotta has led numerous diverse and global teams, spending time in Europe, Japan and China.
Mr. Gulotta has been on the Board for BioForward since 2011 and has been Treasurer of the organization since 2013.
Mr. Gulotta earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Mechanical Engineering and a Masters of Business of Administration, from Marquette University. He also holds a Six Sigma Master Black Belt Certification.