4-26-12 (Columbus) – Bruce H. Caldwell has been named to COSI’s (The Center of Science and Industry) board of trustees. Mr. Caldwell is the Global Leader of Research and Development (R&D) for the Scotts MiracleGro Company and resides in Dublin.
Mr. Caldwell directs a global research organization in the creation and delivery of innovative products, which improve consumers’ quality of life by enabling them to create beautiful and healthy lawns and gardens. He joined Scotts MiracleGro in 2006 as Senior Director of R&D. Prior to Scotts MiracleGro, Mr. Caldwell worked for 23 years with The Procter & Gamble Company. He held roles of increasing responsibility in food & beverage and then beauty care R&D developing capable technical organizations globally and creating breakthrough, superior products.
Mr. Caldwell holds a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Cincinnati. As an MBA candidate he led a team developing a new technology business plan, which won the Fisher Business Plan competition and the Kiwanis New Business Builder competition, and served as president of the startup company.
The volunteer Board of Trustees provides dedicated leadership and support, enabling COSI to engage with more than one million individuals every year both on-site and off-site. There are 12 people on the board.
COSI, the Center of Science and Industry located in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the most respected science centers in the nation — serving close to 30 million visitors since 1964. Parents Magazine named COSI the #1 Science Center for families in the country. COSI’s programs and world-class experiences inspire an interest in science encourage people to want to learn more about their world. Read more at cosi.org.