Northeast Dow Center Opens to Advance Health, Innovation and Growth

Dow aims to deliver breakthrough innovations, and the Northeast Dow Center is an integral “One Dow” platform to innovate and communicate with customers, and deliver value growth.

Midland, Mich - July 19, 2017 -

Dow recently celebrated the opening of its Northeast Dow Center with more than 1,000 employees and contractors in Collegeville, Pennsylvania. Dow aims to deliver breakthrough innovations, and the Northeast Dow Center is an integral “One Dow” platform to innovate and communicate with customers, and deliver value growth.

Rick Strittmatter, site leader, Northeast Dow Center was joined by Pedro Suarez, Dow’s chief commercial officer, Dr. Mark Boquet, Dow’s chief medical officer and director of Health Services, and Donna Owens, QuadMed's vice president of Business Development, to officially launch the Northeast Dow Center.

“Since its inception in 2013, this site has grown from being a birthplace of solutions into an integrated business, sales, and technology center, including a premier Customer Innovation Center,” said Rick Strittmatter, Ph.D., site leader, Northeast Dow Center. “We could not be more excited to grow with our customers in this newly transformed, collaborative workspace where we are all committed to providing global breakthrough solutions.”

Spanning 930,000 ft2 of lab and office space, the Northeast Dow Center has advanced facilities including the Dow Family Health Center, Customer Innovation Center, and state-of-the-art Studio 2020, which provides the Company with an integral platform to connect with employees, innovate with customers, and deliver value growth.

Building on the success of the Texas Dow Family Health Center in Lake Jackson, which opened in November 2015, the new Dow Family Health Center in Collegeville, not only will provide easily accessible and quality care to employees and their families, it also improves opportunities for recruiting and retaining talent in the region. Operated by QuadMed, a nationwide leader in providing workplace primary care, this health center is operated in alignment with Dow Health Services standards.