7:53 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Former Upjohn CEO John Zabriskie dies

Zabriske led Upjohn in the mid-1990's and is considered the architect of the merger with Swedish drug giant Pharmacia AB
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- John L. Zabriskie Jr., former chairman and chief executive officer of The Upjohn Co., died Thursday at his home in Boulder, Colo., after a bout with throat cancer. He was 74. Zabriskie was chairman and CEO of The Upjohn Co.
9:09 pm
Thu January 31, 2013

Pfizer taking its Animal Health unit Zoetis public

Animal Health employs about people in Kalamazoo and Richland.
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Pfizer Inc. is taking its animal health unit, Zoetis Inc., to the stock market Thursday in the biggest U.S. initial public offering since Facebook Inc. Pfizer's Zoetis plans to sell 86.1 million shares at $22 to $25 in an initial public offering that could value the animal health business at as much as $12.5 billion.