Sciessent Partners with Verde Brand Communications


Verde to help facilitate Sciessent’s growth into the outdoor and active lifestyle markets

Wakefield, Mass. (September 22, 2015) - Sciessent, the leading provider of antimicrobial and odor absorption solutions for the medical, textile, and apparel industries, recently signed Verde Brand Communications as its agency of record. Verde will increase visibility and engagement of Sciessent with an integrated brand communications strategy focused on the outdoor and active lifestyle markets.

“We are excited to work with Verde’s experienced team and integrated brand communications approach to help us develop and expand awareness of our established and soon to be released technologies and brand partners,” said Steven Cunningham, Director of Marketing for Sciessent.

Providing a variety of technologies including Agion® Antimicrobial,Agion Active™ and Lava, Sciessent helps make products cleaner and longer-lasting by controlling bacteria-related odors. Representing the next generation of odor control for textiles and apparel, Sciessent strives to create technologies that are environmentally preferable and sustainable.

With a strong portfolio in the core markets of textiles, medical, and industrial applications, Sciessent has also successfully entered the hunting, fishing and outdoor segments and are looking to expand their presence in these markets. The company’s mission is to bring new products, brands, and technologies to market and works closely with partner brands to deliver true value and differentiation for its products and end consumers.

“As Sciessent begins to expand its offerings to new markets, now is the perfect time for a strong communications platform,” said Kristin Carpenter-Ogden, Founder and CEO of Verde. “Sciessent is a great fit for Verde, and we are excited to support their growth and goals in the outdoor and active lifestyle markets.”

About Sciessent LLC 
Sciessent is a leading provider of customized antimicrobial solutions that enhance the value of customers’ products. Agion® antimicrobial solutions from Sciessent have been incorporated into a wide range of healthcare, industrial, and consumer applications, including medical devices such as central-venous catheters and IV-access ports, drinking-water applications like water filters and ice-making equipment, and textiles and apparel. The company’s brands include Agion, Agion Active, and Sciessent Lava and are based on naturally occurring elements. Sciessent customers include leading international brands including Vygon, Medegen, Scotsman, Everpure, Follett, Honeywell, Adidas, Reebok, and Skechers.

About Verde Brand Communications: 
Verde Brand Communications is a full-service agency offering services in public relations, digital media, content development, marketing, paid media, branding, events, and strategic consulting. Verde works with more than 40 brands in the outdoor, active lifestyle, cycling, snowsports, action sports, consumer electronics, and wellness markets. It has offices in Durango and Boulder, Colorado, Jackson, Wyoming and Sun Valley, Idaho. For more, please visit:

Media Contact:
Sarah Steinwand
Verde Brand Communications