Who We Are

Smithers - a name that has been synonymous with quality, integrity, professionalism and service for more than 90 years. The Smithers Group is an independent global leader in delivering trusted solutions by intergrating science, technology and business expertise. Our companies are innovative in adding value throughout the life cycle of our clients' products, utilising testing, consulting, information and compliance services. 

While each company derives its independence from the technologies employed and the markets served, each shares a common vision and philosophy about business, people, ethics and service.

We are a team of innovative professionals providing high - quality, timely, value-added services to our clients. Our success is achieved through honesty in thought, word and action towards our clients, fellow employees, communities and suppliers. Ethical conduct and sincerity of purpose make us proud to be part of The Smithers Group

J. Michael Hochschwender President and Chief Executive Officer
What We Believe: 
  • The “Business of Science” is unique.
  • The “Business of Science” requires an environment and decision-making processes that foster the success of a  Scientist / Technologist in a business venture
  • Once in place, this approach can be applied to any Science-based service
The Smithers Group Facts:
  • Started in 1925
  • Profitable
  • Privately held
  • Multi-national facilities –5 companies on 3 continents
  • Over 700 employees
  • Diverse product offering & client base
  • Focus on consistent & profitable growth