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BioTime Reviews

Updated Dec 22, 2016

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43%
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BioTime CEO Michael D. West (no image)
Michael D. West
3 Ratings
  1. Helpful (4)

    "Ok place to work for"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous in Alameda, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BioTime full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great Benefits, wonderful people, depending to which subsidiary you work for , interaction with managment and goals for yourself will be very different.

    Cons

    Lower salaries when compared to other companies. Do not expect a lot

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    BioTime2015-07-20
  2. Helpful (3)

    "Unhealthy Health Industry Employer"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at BioTime full-time

    Pros

    BioTime successfully transitioned from blood products to stem cell focus at an excellent time, and attracted some strong backers with excellent resources and know-how.

    Cons

    Internal management is scattered and unfocused. CEO Mike West consistently opts for expenditures based on personal whims and self-glorification rather than overall company well-being. Rewards are rarely based on merit.

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    BioTime2016-12-22
  3. Helpful (14)

    "We are here to work"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     in Alameda, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at BioTime

    Pros

    No payroll deductions for benefits. Free snacks, coffee, nuts.

    Cons

    No socializing allowed. No mentorship, guidance, or leadership from the manager. The CEO doesn't say hi or smile, always looks grumpy.

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    BioTime2011-09-11
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