About

Why choose Atlas Labs FL, LLC

Atlas Labs FL, LLC

was founded in Florida in September of 2019 with the goal of providing analytical testing services to the hemp industry in Florida and the Southeastern United States. 

We bring pharmaceutical quality testing to the hemp industry. Unlike marijuana testing labs, we put hemp first with a particular focus on the customer experience – you don’t go to the back of the line just because you need hemp tested – it’s all we do!

Atlas Labs Team

Integrity in testing

Veteran Owned

Disabled Veteran owned

Naval Academy Graduate

Local Florida owned and operated

Our Team

Evan Parnell

Evan Parnell

Founder, Managing Partner

After serving in the US Navy, Evan worked as a technician, operations manager, and quality manager in the pharmaceutical services industry, focusing on microbial load testing during production.  As cannabis legalization swept the east coast, his lab expanded their service offerings and was able to gain a licence to test Cannabis and Hemp in Maryland.  After four years running the lab's daily operations and overseeing the quality assurance program, he took advantage of an opportunity to move to Florida and start a hemp focused testing laboratory.

Andrea Salcedo

Andrea Salcedo

Lab Director

Prior to working for Atlas Labs FL, Andrea was a Chemist & Materials Scientist for Joyson Safety Systems for over 20 years. At Joyson Safety Systems, which manufactures safety restraint systems, she was the manager of the Research & Development and Productions Support Laboratory. She is also a certified Lead Auditor for ISO 17025:2017.




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Bill Schatzman

Founder, Director of Marketing

Bill served almost two decades in various positions of law enforcement – military, local, and federal. He also spent over a decade in industrial and real estate sales, with his most recent job working for the Army National Guard in their employer outreach program. He has worked in business development using Dale Carnegie principles throughout his career.