Grifols, Governor McCrory, And Dignitaries Open State-Of-The-Art Facility In Clayton, NC On June 17

 Grifols, Governor McCrory, And Dignitaries Open State-Of-The-Art Facility In
                            Clayton, NC On June 17

PR Newswire

June 12

Grifols North Fractionation Facility will be Home to 200 Employees and Help
Advance Treatment of Rare and Life-Threatening Diseases

WHAT:
Grifols, along with North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory, elected officials and
dignitaries, will celebrate the grand opening of its new, $370 million
state-of-the-art fractionation facility in Clayton, NC on June 17. Grifols is
an industry leader in the development and production of biological medicines
derived from human plasma to treat rare and chronic conditions. The new
facility will almost double the production capacity of plasma therapies to 6
million liters annually and will host 200 jobs. Grifols is the largest
private employer in Johnston County, NC with 1,650 employees and a total of
2,300 statewide.

Media opportunities include:

  oTour of North Fractionation Facility (NFF)
  oInterviews with Greg Rich, CEO of Grifols Inc. (North America) and Sergi
    Roura, President of Grifols Therapeutics Inc. (all NC manufacturing ,
    including NFF)
  oPhotos and video of dignitaries and elected officials

WHO:
Featured guests and speakers include:

  oGovernor Pat McCrory
  oVictor Grifols, President and CEO of Grifols, S.A.
  oGreg Rich, CEO of Grifols Inc.
  oSergi Roura, President of Grifols Therapeutics Inc.
  oArtur Mas, President of the Government of Catalonia
  oHis Excellency Ramon Gil-Casares, Spanish Ambassador to the United States
  oJody L. McLeod, Mayor of Clayton
  oSergi Mingote, Mayor of Parets del Valles

WHEN/WHERE:
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 – 8:40 am - 12 pm
8368 US Highway 70 Business West, Clayton, NC

  oArrival of dignitaries and tour – 8:40 am
  oSpeaking program - 10 am

CONTACT:
Media interested in attending should contact Katie Christopher Franklin at
302.690.0355 or Katie@finnpartners.com.

CONTACT:
Katie Christopher Franklin
C: 302.690.0355
Katie@finnpartners.com

/PRNewswire-USNewswire -- June 12, 2014/

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