Peli BioThermal Hires Douglas Ross as President

Published November 11, 2022

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Peli BioThermal, the life science industry’s partner from discovery to distribution, announces Douglas Ross as president. Ross brings more than 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, with deep expertise in operational excellence, logistics and business development.

“The COVID-19 pandemic brought unprecedented growth to the cold chain industry, and we expect this trajectory to continue as the way we deliver healthcare and pharmaceuticals evolves,” said Phil Gyori, CEO of Pelican Products. “Doug’s background in operations will drive efficiencies and innovation that ensure we’re poised to meet the future needs of our customers.”

Throughout his career, Ross drove continuous improvements and greater efficiencies across industries. Most recently Ross served as senior vice president of pharma 3PL logistics for EVERSANA, a life science commercial services company. His background in pharmaceuticals also includes six years at Qualitest Pharmaceuticals where he orchestrated the increased daily flow of outgoing orders by 160 percent by installing fast-paced material handling equipment.

Ross holds a Bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Georgia and a Master’s degree in business administration and management from Brenau University. He joined Peli BioThermal on November 2, 2022.

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About Pelican Products

Pelican Products, Inc. is the global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance protective cases, temperature-controlled packaging solutions, advanced portable lighting systems and rugged gear for professionals and outdoor enthusiasts. Their products are used by professionals in the most demanding markets including fire safety, law enforcement, defense / military, aerospace, life sciences, industrial, entertainment, and in numerous outdoor markets. Pelican™ products are designed and built to last a lifetime. The company operates in 27 countries, with 23 international sales offices and eleven manufacturing facilities around the globe. In Europe, the company does business under the name Peli Products, S.LU. and the division which manufactures temperature-controlled packaging for the healthcare industry, does business worldwide under the brand Peli BioThermal. For more information, visit