Hotbed Map released featuring the biotech industry in the Midwest region
MANASQUAN, NJ, June 23, 2008 - BioSpace, the world's leading online bioscience job board and life science career fair company, released this morning the 2008-2009 BioMidwest™ Hotbed Campaign for the bioscience industry in Iowa, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio and Wisconsin.
The BioMidwest Hotbed Campaign features companies and academic institutions from the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device industries in the Midwest region of the United States. The 2008 BioMidwest Hotbed Map is available for download at http://www.biospace.com/hotbed_map.aspx?ContentEntityID=937. Artistic renderings of buildings, logos, and the geographic location of the participating companies is displayed on this unique map. Various print collateral pieces and promotional materials are distributed throughout the year to life science professionals at events all over the United States and abroad, including BioSpace Career Fairs and a special mailing to laboratory managers across the United States.
Sponsors for this year’s BioMidwest Hotbed Campaign are Bio Nebraska Life Sciences Association, BioOhio, Forward Wisconsin, Indiana Health Industry Forum, LifeScience Alley, MichBio, and MRUN-Midwest Research University Network. Other organizations featured on the map include Abbott, Eisai, Pfizer, i3 Research, and over 20 other participants including research institutes and universities. Detailed online profiles of all participating organizations including contact information, career opportunities, financial updates, and company history can be found through the BioMidwest homepage, http://www.biospace.com/hotbed.aspx?RegionId=619, which also features fresh daily biopharmaceutical industry news and information from the region.
“BioSpace is proud to announce the release of this year's BioMidwest Hotbed Campaign,” said Wes Crews, CEO of BioSpace. “With strong support from our sponsors, the BioMidwest region continues to be a thriving biopharmaceutical market.”
BioSpace is the leading online community for life science careers, news and information. For over 23 years BioSpace has helped to accelerate recruitment, communication and discovery among business and scientific leaders in the biopharmaceutical market. The company’s flagship life science industry Web site, BioSpace.com (www.biospace.com), offers unparalleled opportunities for targeted recruitment, product, investment, event and other bioscience messaging. The company also hosts over 25 biopharmaceutical career events annually.
BioSpace is a subsidiary of onTargetjobs (www.ontargetjobs.com) and also powers DeviceSpace (www.devicespace.com) and ClinicaSpace (www.clinicaspace.com), online communities for medical device and clinical research professionals respectively.
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