BOCA RATON, Florida – LGM Pharma, a supplier of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), was invited to participate in an industry spotlight during the recent Life Sciences Industry Focus Luncheon by the Business Development Board in Palm Beach County.
The invitation which was issued to a select number of Palm Beach County life sciences companies was intended to showcase new and innovative life sciences companies that have started or moved to Palm Beach County since the Scripps relocation. This showcase demonstrated to the business community and elected officials in Palm Beach County the return on the investment from establishing and building a life sciences cluster in Palm Beach County.
LGM Pharma recently moved into a new corporate headquarters in Boca Raton. The move was part of the firm’s long-term plan for steady and careful growth, meeting both their current needs as well as accommodating future development.
According to Mendy Schurder, COO of LGM Pharma, “For LGM Pharma, Palm Beach County has everything our company needs to grow, including a healthy business climate which is home to thousands of life science companies and research organizations employing thousands of Floridians such as myself. Along with my fellow co-workers, we are all happily living and raising our families in the surrounding Boca/Delray/Boynton Beach neighborhoods. We all immensely enjoy the incredible natural resources we have here, such as the ocean, wildlife, and of course the great climate.”
Palm Beach County is the heart of Florida’s emerging nationally ranked bioscience and biotech center. Forbes.com recently ranked Palm Beach County #3 on its list of “Hotbeds of Tomorrow’s Technology.”
The Business Development Board states that with more than 150 biotechnology companies in Palm Beach County, the area continues to be a global leader in the discovery and advancement of drugs and pharmaceuticals, medical devices and equipment, as well as in research and development.
Palm Beach County’s institutes of higher education, research parks, incubators and technology transfer center create an environment where biotech companies thrive. Progressive business policies, quality workforce and a positive economic climate encourage innovative partnerships and capital investment that enables companies to compete globally.
About LGM Pharma
LGM Pharma is a leading supplier of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) to various global pharmaceutical firms involved in the research and development of old and new therapeutic chemical entities. In its commitment to improving health opportunities all over the world, the company has forged partnerships with some of the biggest names in the pharmaceutical industry. Currently, the company supplies over 2,500 active pharmaceutical ingredients to its global clients. For more information, visit www.lgmpharma.com.