About Us

We are contract manufacturing injection-molding specialists in the nano– and micro-scale microfluidic consumables.  Centrally located to major biotech hubs in California, Technicolor Precision BioDevices partners ‘locally’ with clients, providing design and manufacturing services 

Quick Facts

  • Established 2017 as Technicolor Precision BioDevices
  • Committed Microfluidics Innovation Centre based in Camarillo, CA
  • >8,000 sq. ft. manufacturing space
  • ISO 7 / Class 10,000 cleanroom
  • ISO 13485 certified
  • Multi-disciplinary expertise – microfluidics, bioengineering, optical, biological and material science
  • Proven track record of developing and manufacturing IVD medical devices
  • Worldwide manufacturing facilities in North America and Europe
  • Part of the Technicolor family of companies (>100 years old)
  • Affiliated Technicolor HES division is the world leader in precision injection-molding and replication of optical discs (>1 billion units annually)

Our core expertise is in lab-on-a-chip microfluidic systems and extends to markets including medical diagnostics / Point-of-Care testing, environmental monitoring, agricultural testing, veterinary, drug discovery and life sciences. 

Team

Robert Ambartsumyan

Sr. Process Engineer

Robert Ambartsumyan has been working for Technicolor since 2001 as a Process Engineer, and is now a Sr. Process Engineer in Microfluidics Device Manufacturing. After obtaining a BA in Electronic Engineering, Robert started his career in optical disc production. He has since gained vast experience working in lithography, laser beam recording, electroforming, and injection molding. In the last 10+ years, he has become an expert in micro injection molding.

Leo Bahurinsky

Manufacturing Services Manager

Leo has been working at Technicolor in Optical Media production since 1997, holding multiple technical and administrative roles. Bringing expertise and skills in many fields of technology, complex machinery, and processes, he is responsible for the efficient operation and maintenance of manufacturing and R&D equipment, processes, and the facility. With a passion for knowing how things work, Leo obtained a BS in Electronic Engineering/Manufacturing and an MS in Electrical Engineering/Automation – leading to his career in Industrial Engineering.

Ray Keating

Sr. R&D Engineer

For over 35 years, Ray has been on the leading edge of developing new optical mastering technologies. After graduating from the University of Oklahoma in Engineering Physics, Ray worked as an R&D engineer at Stanford University. He has extensive experience in photoresist, direct write, and phase change materials for use in mastering holograms, optical discs, and DOEs – and a patent for DOE recording.

Sean Lee

Director, Manufacturing

Sean Lee of Technicolor Precision BioDevices has 10 years of industrial experience and subject matter expertise in the microfluidics arena, including product development, production line setup, process development, and quality control. Sean received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from University of Cincinnati in 2008, with a research focus in BioMEMS and microfabrication of Lab-on-a-Chip devices. He was in charge of the manufacturing when his previous company successfully commercialized a series of microfluidics consumable products.

Blake Perkins

Vice President, Business Development

Blake Perkins has over twenty years’ experience with leading companies in the development, manufacturing, and commercialization of medical devices and Point-of Care in vitro diagnostic products.
Blake holds a BA in Biological Science from the University of California, San Diego and an MBA from Boston University.

Kevin Sullivan

SVP Strategy & Development

Kevin has spent the last decade leading strategy and new business development efforts for Technicolor, including the establishment of Technicolor Precision Biodevices, as well as a wide array of other M&A activity, strategic partnerships, and various new business diversification initiatives. Prior to joining Technicolor, Kevin worked in investment banking, where he was focused on M&A advisory services for firms in the technology, manufacturing, and professional services sectors. Kevin holds a BA in Economics and an MBA from the University of California, Irvine.

John Town

SVP Technology

John Town has led Technicolor’s technology development in the fields of precision molding and micro-fabrication for the past 20+ years – including most recently the addition of Technicolor Precision BioDevices’ Technical Innovation Center located in Southern California. Over the past 10 years, he has served on the Board of several leading standards and technology organizations. John holds an MS in Microelectronic Systems and has over 10 patents in the field of optical technology and injection molding.

Cris Sugleris

Senior Quality Systems Engineer

Cris Sugleris joined Technicolor Precision BioDevices with extensive experience in regulatory affairs and implementing & maintaining medical device quality systems. Cris is an ISO 13485:2016 certified auditor and has worked with a wide range of devices in both domestic and international markets. Cris holds a BS in Business Administration from California Lutheran University and is currently working on an MS in Quality Assurance from California State University Dominguez Hills.

Nicholas Sam-soon

Microfluidics Engineer

Nicholas Sam-Soon has 10 years of experience in the field of microfluidics and has spent the last 6 years in the field of single molecule biophysics. His expertise ranges from CNC machining and additive manufacturing to microfabrication, process development, metrology and data analysis. He holds a BS from UC Irvine and M.S Bioengineering from SDSU.

Quality

Technicolor Precision BioDevices is an ISO 13485 certified, Contract Manufactuing firm providing custom development and manufacturing of polymer microfluidic devices.

Our Quality Management System is certified to ISO 13485:2016 and is designed to ensure that all products are fit for their intended purpose, meet the required specifications for quality and safety, and comply with regulatory requirements and the marketing authorization. We are audited annually by our ISO certification partner and welcome audits by our loyal customers!