GRAVITY BLOG

Gravity Diagnostics Identifies New Variant of COVID-19 in Kentucky

By Gravity Diagnostics | February 19, 2021

On Tuesday, January 26th, Governor Andy Beshear’s office announced that the first two cases of a more contagious variant of coronavirus, first identified in the United Kingdom, have been confirmed in Kentucky. Local Covington-based Gravity Diagnostics began coordinating with the Kentucky Department of Health weeks ago to submit specimens with a unique detection pattern for sequence analysis. This led to the…

What do you love about Gravity Diagnostics?

By Gravity Diagnostics | February 12, 2021

  We asked our employees what they love about Gravity:    “I love the culture and energy at Gravity. When you walk in you can feel the positive energy circulating around the building. Every department works together to help out where it is needed so the job gets done and done well. Employees strive to…

Gravity Diagnostics Milestone of 2 Million COVID-19 Samples Processed

By Gravity Diagnostics | February 10, 2021

(Covington, KY)- On March 16th, 2020, Gravity Diagnostics started its journey in fighting against the COVID-19 pandemic with a total of 3 COVID-19 samples processed. In the last 10 months, Gravity has now processed over 2 million COVID-19 samples. The team at Gravity has worked undeniably hard to get our customers the results they need.  “Since…

Gravity Diagnostics Appoints Mike Tarwater as New Vice President of Information Technology

By Gravity Diagnostics | January 21, 2021

(Covington, KY)- Gravity Diagnostics is proud to announce the hire of Vice President of Information Technology, Mike Tarwater. Michael Tarwater is an accomplished Information Technology Executive who has over 32 years of experience building IT organizations and driving IT initiatives in support of clinical laboratory organizations. Mike has a proven ability to deliver efficient and…

Gravity Diagnostics Receives $20 Million Line of Credit from PNC Bank to Support COVID-19 Testing

By Gravity Diagnostics | January 20, 2021

COVINGTON, Ky., Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Gravity Diagnostics has announced that PNC Bank has authorized a $20 million line of credit to the diagnostics laboratory to support investments in inventory, equipment, and operations to increase its capacity and capabilities. Gravity Diagnostics is a full-service CLIA laboratory licensed in all 50 states providing laboratory testing in the areas of COVID-19,…

Gravity Diagnostics Announces Karen Hargett as Director of Human Resources

By Gravity Diagnostics | January 5, 2021

(Covington, KY)- Gravity Diagnostics is proud to announce the hire of Karen Hargett as Director of Human Resources. Karen is a dynamic Human Resource professional with over 20 years’ experience as an influential business partner working with large and small companies to implement innovative and effective human capital solutions. She is a graduate of Centre…

Team Gravity is Thankful for…

By Gravity Diagnostics | November 25, 2020

  Team Gravity is thankful for so many things: “I’ve never worked with a group of people more collectively selfless than at Gravity. Seeing the willingness every day to put in the extra effort and work the long hours in the spirit of saving lives is truly something special and I am thankful to be…

Gravity Diagnostics Featured as Cover Story by Cincinnati Business Courier

By Gravity Diagnostics | November 24, 2020

The Cincinnati Business Courier has decided to feature Gravity Diagnostics as their cover story for November 2020! The Courier has told the story of Gravity from the beginning, highlighting when the company decided to make the ultimate decision and test for COVID-19. “It was a risky move, both men admit. Gravity was on the verge…

Gravity Diagnostics Announces Joe Brown as New Vice President of Operations

By Gravity Diagnostics | November 17, 2020

(Covington, KY)- Gravity Diagnostics is proud to announce the hire of Joe Brown as Vice President of Operations. Joe brings an immense skill set to the Gravity team. Joe is a seasoned executive from heavily regulated complex manufacturing, supply chain, and assembly operations. He has spent 17 years advancing roles of responsibility, applying lean, six sigma, and…

Gravity Diagnostics Receives Recognition for Culture and Impact

By Gravity Diagnostics | November 2, 2020

Gravity Diagnostics has received positive recognition nationally and locally within the last few weeks. Recently, our employees have been exceeding expectations and going above and beyond to make a difference in our community. ImageMaker Award    Gravity Diagnostics has been picked by the NKY Chamber of Commerce to be presented with this year’s ImageMaker award!…