BioSpace Spotlights Southern California Life Science Community

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Biotech BeachPrint and online campaign features companies in San Diego and Southern California

DENVER (September 28, 2012) – Today BioSpace, the leading life sciences employment and news website, launched the 2012-2013 Biotech Beach™ Hotbed Campaign, marking the campaign’s fifteenth edition.

The campaign highlights leading bioscience companies in San Diego and Southern California. The electronic and printed Biotech Beach Hotbed map features each company’s logo alongside an artistic rendering of its building. BioSpace promotes the campaign at industry events, career fairs and on its website.

San Diego and Southern California host numerous companies and organizations on the forefront of the life sciences industry; in the past year more than 135 area companies recruited biotech, pharmaceutical and clinical research jobs on

“Even fifteen years after the first Biotech Beach Hotbed launch it still remains a very powerful branding and recruitment tool,” said Chanille Hewett, life sciences product manager at onTargetjobs, the parent company of BioSpace. "BioSpace draws more visitors from San Diego than any other city, making participation on the Biotech Beach map even more notable. We are excited as always for this new edition."

The campaign’s sponsors include Pfizer, Inc., Allergan, Inc., and the Lilly Biotechnology Center, San Diego; participant companies include Celgene, Janssen Research and Development and Genentech, Inc.

Biotech Beach is part of a series of Hotbed campaigns, each hosted on its own BioSpace Web page.

About provides biotech, pharmaceutical and clinical research jobs to a wide audience of industry professionals. serves as the leading resource for biotechnology careers, news and resources. For more than 25 years, has helped accelerate recruitment, communication and discovery among business and scientific leaders within the life sciences.

An onTargetjobs, Inc., company, BioSpace powers, a key resource for medical device and diagnostics jobs, and industry information, as well as for clinical research jobs and industry information.

Press Contact:
Valerie Quintanilla
Senior Manager, Marketing Communications
onTargetjobs, Inc.
Phone: (303) 562-0144

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