ViVitro Labs Announces Scotten-Walker Award Recipient

December 1st, 2022

VICTORIA, BC, December 1, 2022– ViVitro Labs announces the first recipient of its inaugural corporate award. The 2022 ViVitro Labs Scotten-Walker Award for outstanding contributions to company success was presented to product development manager, Rob Fraser, at the company’s annual holiday gathering in Victoria BC.

The Scotten-Walker Award is given to a team member who has gone above and beyond to make ViVitro a success and continue the legacy of our founders. Nominations are submitted by company employees and cite a variety of achievements and examples of outstanding performance.

Karim Mouneimne, President of  ViVitro Labs Inc, and General Manager of Vivitro Labs SASU, describes the award’s significance, “Our first ever ViVitro corporate award is unique to our group culture. It is important that we recognize outstanding contributions, especially at a time when we are reinventing the company with exciting new products and services. Reinvention is a huge undertaking not only in R&D, but also for engineering services, operations, sales, and technical support. We are all involved in this transformation.”

The Scotten-Walker Award is named after ViVitro founders, Larry Scotten and David Walker. Scotten and Walker attended the Great Gatsby themed holiday celebration and participated in the award presentation.


Scotten-Walker Award

Left to right: Rob Fraser, David Walker, Karim Mouneimne, Larry Scotten

Rob Fraser received the Scotten-Walker Award for his outstanding contribution to both ViVitro Labs and StarFish Medical through out the years. Nominations were submitted for individuals implementing PIV testing in France, strengthening operations in France and Canada, and tremendous flexibility, resilience, and adaptability and stepping into various roles at ViVitro.

About ViVitro Labs

ViVitro Labs Inc., Canada, offers industry-leading cardiovascular test equipment and related laboratory testing and consulting services. Hundreds of organizations in over 39 countries for 35 years have trusted ViVitro expertise, accuracy, and quality for their heart valve, LVAD, TAH, stent, and graft testing. ViVitro Laboratory Services holds ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation based on ISO 5840. ViVitro Labs products are manufactured by StarFish Medical in Victoria, Canada. (see our ISO 17925 scope of accreditation for Marseille, France and Victoria, Canada).

CONTACT: ViVitro Labs Inc., Mike Camplin, Director of Marketing, +1.250.388.3531 x210,


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