eScreen, Inc. Hires Lara C. Morrison as Chief Information Officer
Overland Park, KS — July 10, 2009
eScreen, the leading provider of employment drug screening solutions, has named Lara C. Morrison as Chief Information Officer.
Morrison will be responsible for leading the company’s information technology team as it develops the next generation of employment screening products and services as well as overseeing current IT operations. She reports to CEO Robert D. Thompson.
“Lara has a strong record of developing new business strategies and then creating the technology to successfully execute them,” eScreen CEO Robert D. Thompson said. “She will have a key role in helping us grow our business.”
Before joining eScreen, Morrison was senior vice president of Global Systems Delivery at Elavon, a multinational payment processor and card acquirer owned by U.S. Bancorp. She also held similar roles at First Horizon Merchant Services, a predecessor company to Elavon.
“The smart and strategic use of information technology will be a central theme as we continue building our business, expanding our portfolio of products and services and growing our client rosters,” Morrison said. “I’m looking forward to contributing to the company’s success.”
eScreen revolutionized the $1 billion drug testing market in 2001 with the launch of its rapid screening product that provides accurate results in as little as 15 minutes for a negative drug test result. MyeScreen.com gives employers instant and paperless access to test results and simplifies the administration of their pre-employment and random screening programs.
Today, eScreen is setting the standard for drug testing program management. With a network of over 1,800 clinics equipped with eScreen technology, and partnerships with many leading background screening service providers, eScreen smoothly accelerates the hiring process, allowing employers to capture their first choice applicants.
About eScreen, Inc.
Located in Overland Park, Kansas, eScreen was founded in 1998. eScreen manufactures and markets the first and only automated instant rapid drug testing device. eScreen offers a rapid, electronic, paperless Chain of Custody solution to pre-employment drug testing. For more about eScreen, please visit: www.escreen.com.
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