John Hlavachek, VP Operations & Marketing


As Noble’s Vice President, Technical Operations and Marketing, John is charged with managing our supply chain team as well as the strategic management and marketing of Noble’s product lines and vendor relationships. John has over 30 years of experience working with and within laboratories and he has been a member of the Noble team for over five years. After earning a degree in Biology, John ventured into the professional world working the bench as a chemist at analytical laboratories and spent a few years learning laboratory instrument design. With that knowledge, John was able to harness his innovative nature and he earned a U.S. Patent at Gilson, Inc. for one of his designs. 

John continued his career at Perkin Elmer, Inc., a major U.S. based laboratory equipment provider, where he managed service teams for over 15 years. During John’s tenure with Perkin Elmer, Inc., he also managed all equipment service for a leading pharmaceutical research company in Boston, MA.

At Noble, John has continued to use his highly technical background and wealth of laboratory knowledge to build sound partnerships with Noble’s customers and vendors. He continuously looks to improve upon customer satisfaction, often using his experience to streamline customers’ drug and alcohol testing programs while saving them money and making them more efficient.