GOJO Hand Hygiene Blog

We spotlight the importance of hand hygiene to improve public health, serve as a trusted resource and raise awareness of leading-edge hand hygiene and skin health scientific advancements through the GOJO Hand Hygiene Blog.

GOJO microbiologists, scientists, nurses and communication professionals post regularly and we also get the views of outside experts and thought leaders in the field. It’s all part of the GOJO Purpose, saving lives and making lives better through well-being solutions.

Megan Powell

Market Development Director, GOJO Industries

Megan Powell currently serves as a Market  Development Director for GOJO Industries, a global leader in skincare products and the inventors of PURELL® Hand Sanitizer. In this role, she oversees the sales, marketing and operations strategies for the K-12 and Higher Education Markets.

Prior to joining GOJO, Megan, who has more than 14 years of experience, held  Marketing, Sales and Business Development roles at Cardinal Health, McGraw Hill Education and JP Morgan Chase.

Megan holds a bachelor’s degree in business from The Ohio State University. She has also been certified in Pragmatic Marketing and completed the Arizona State University, W.P. Carey School of Business Services Leadership Institute. She is a member of the American Marketing Association and the Women’s Initiative Network.  In addition, Megan has been an active member and volunteer of both the Leukemia and Lymphoma society and the American Cancer Society.

Stopping the Spread of Germs in K-12 Schools

8/11/2016

By Megan Powell

Market Development Director, GOJO Industries

Why sick kids end up attending school and how to prevent their germs from spreading to other students, teachers, and staff.

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Potential Cost Savings with the PURELL Healthy Hands Campaign
Potential Cost Savings With The PURELL HEALTHY HANDS CAMPAIGN™

8/1/2016

By Megan Powell

Market Development Director, GOJO Industries

Did you know schools experience multiple financial effects as a result of illness-related absenteeism? Funding for schools in all 50 states is tied to attendance in one way or another, and there is often a direct correlation between the two. In addition, there are substantial costs associated with covering absent teachers, and in the event of a major outbreak, the cost of resolving the incident can be in the millions.

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Reduced Absenteeism Results in Better School Performance
Reduced Absenteeism Results in Better School Performance

7/21/2016

By Megan Powell

Market Development Director, GOJO Industries

As we the back-to-school season draw closer, we look at how student and teacher absenteeism impacts academic achievement and overall school performance and recommendations to prevent the spread of illness.

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