Schlafender Hase announces Mike Crosby as a Global Sales Director FMCG

With the recent release of TVT X, the Text Verification Tool is expanding to other markets where brand reputation depends on accurate, high-quality packaging and labeling.

Frankfurt, GERMANY (October 17, 2018) – Schlafender Hase ( the leader in intelligent, automated proofreading solutions for the global life sciences industry, today announced its recent hire of Mike Crosby, who joins the Schlafender Hase team as Global Sales Director - FMCG. Once a Director at Chicago-based BLUE Software, Crosby will drive the entry into new markets for Schlafender Hase.

“Mike has worked within a corporate environment at senior level for over 2 decades and will be instrumental in our expansion into new markets” said Frank Hessler, Managing Director at Schlafender Hase. “We know Mike is highly-qualified with a history of cultivating and maintaining win/win relationships, and this aligns with our company values. We are very happy to have him join our team.”

The Text Verification Tool (TVT) is a robust, yet easy to use text and graphic verification software. It provides reliable, high-speed, detailed checks and reporting from initial document creation to print-ready graphics.

“I’m delighted and very excited to be part of the Schlafender Hase team. The incredible growth taking place in the Pharmaceutical, Medical Device, FMCG & Premedia market place for TVT is unparalleled.” said Crosby. “Today we are viewed by the industry as a trusted partner with best in class software, which we will continue to deliver. We are confident that we can meet the challenges ahead and stand ready to partner in delivering a powerful integrated solution”.

Welcome to the growing team Mike.

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About Schlafender Hase

Schlafender Hase® is the leader in intelligent, automated proofreading solutions for the global life sciences industry. For over 15 years, Schlafender Hase has been committed to product innovation, service excellence and customer success. Schlafender Hase’s client base includes all of the top 15 global pharmaceutical companies and more than half of the top global medical device companies.  These organisations rely on Schlafender Hase’s text and graphic verification software to ensure compliant, error-free and consistent packaging. Founded in 2001 the company is headquartered in Frankfurt, and has offices and partners around the world.  More at

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