Discover and connect with established & start-up bioscience companies, suppliers, service providers, and innovators. Meet companies who are moving bioscience technologies and products from concept to market, and the innovators who are on the idea-market path.
Exhibitors and attendees alike will connect with new customers, find new collaborators and partners, meet colleagues in the industry, discover companies making cutting edge products and delivering quality services.
Exhibitors at the 2018 Ohio Bioscience Expo & Showcase:
889 Global Solutions is an Ohio-based contract manufacturer with four offices in China, where their engineering, quality assurance, quality control, and inspection teams are based. Their goal is to help customers lower their costs and solve supply chain challenges they have by utilizing their existing manufacturing capabilities in China.
We know that finding and hiring the right talent is hard – especially in the life sciences industry including pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology companies. At Advanced RPO, we make hiring easier. With 20+ years of experience, our trusted experts partner with companies of all sizes to design and deliver a results-driven talent acquisition program. You receive an optimized recruitment solution that can quickly adapt to varying business needs so you are prepared to conquer any hiring challenge.
Advanced RPO will present a free workshop for Expo attendees.
American Laboratory Trading provides asset management services and premium used lab equipment to customers in the life sciences, from academia to industry. As the largest supplier of premium used lab equipment in North America, we stock more than 12,000 instruments, ranging from benchtop accessories to robust triple quad mass spectrometers. ALT is also a Bio Business Solutions partner, meaning BioOhio members receive discounts on certain ALT services.
ALT will present a free workshop for Expo attendees.
Aon plc is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Aon empowers results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance. Aon is also a Bio Business Solutions partner, meaning BioOhio members receive discounts on certain Aon services.
Aon will present a free workshop for Expo attendees.
AtriCure, Inc. is a medical device company that provides innovative solutions designed to decrease the global Afib epidemic. AtriCure’s Isolator® Synergy™ Ablation System is the first and only surgical device approved for the treatment of persistent and longstanding persistent forms of Afib in patients undergoing certain open concomitant procedures. AtriCure’s AtriClip® Left Atrial Appendage Management (LAAM) exclusion device is the most widely sold device worldwide indicated for the occlusion of the left atrial appendage.
At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people’s lives. Our mission, our excellent science and our strong sense of purpose guides us in all that we do, and we approach each day with the knowledge that our work helps to improve the health and well-being of many across the globe. Our passion comes from our commitment to helping you help others. Charles River is proud to have worked on ~80% of the drugs approved by the FDA in 2017.
DG-Medical is a division of DimcoGray Corporation, located in Dayton Ohio. Capabilities include a class 10,000 clean room, class 1,000 portable clean room. state-of-art injection presses/robots, scientific molding, clean room assembly work stations, and white space assembly rooms. Let our quality and engineering experts guide you through your next medical device or controlled environment project.
For over 100 years, Ericson has engineered and manufactured the safest portable power distribution and temporary lighting products on the market. Designed for superior durability and convenience, our engineered solutions offer customers the best tailor-made products to fit their specific needs – no one does it better.
F2 Labs is an A2LA accredited EMC and Electrical Product Safety Compliance Testing Laboratory. We offer testing and certification for the FDA 510K, FCC, Industry Canada (IC), Europe (CE Mark), UL, CSA, and IEC standards, Ingress Protection (IP) and NEMA 250 testing and more. We can perform testing in our laboratories or on-site at your facility. We offer a full range of compliance testing services and personal service that you deserve.
Five Visual is a visual communication consultancy specializing in tech-med, healthcare, and pharmaceutical businesses. We help our clients with branding, marketing, corporate and technical communications. Our capabilities include visual communication strategy and message development, brand development and design, and implementation of both print and digital touch points. We believe better communication leads to better outcomes.
Gleeson Laboratory Services is Ohio’s leading Casework Design/Builder for Laboratories, Research Centers and Operating Rooms. Our product and services are among the best in Ohio. We offer “turn-key” Design Assist / Design Build services.
Gleeson Laboratory Services will present a free workshop for Expo attendees.
Green Mountain Products, LLC is the parent of SMT Limitless Clean and BioNutraTech. SMT Limitless Clean: Bacteria, spores, mold, viruses and other dangerous microbes threaten our health in many ways. Harnessing the power of our patented technology, SMT is dedicated to combating and eliminating these threats and making our environment cleaner and safer. BioNutraTech: Founded in 1994, we are the developer and primary manufacturer of micro-encapsulated biostimulants for use in the bioremediation of organic wastes and contaminants in soil, water and animal bedding.
Intellirod Spine (formerly OrthoData Inc.) was founded by renowned spine surgeon Rolando M. Puno, M.D. and professors from the University of Louisville. The company is developing a wireless implantable microelectronic spinal rod strain sensor. This innovative strain monitoring system will allow spine surgeons to objectively assess the strain on implanted spinal fusion rods.
Interplex Group is a leading multinational technological manufacturer providing Build to Print and Build to Specification solutions supported by full-fledged manufacturing capabilities and services. Our design services, prototyping and advanced production capabilities has been recognized by many tier one and tier two brands / companies throughout the world. Interplex holds numerous quality registrations, including ISO 9000, TS 16949, ISO 14000, ISO 13485 certification and FDA registration in Design Control.
Interplex will present a free workshop for Expo attendees.
Intertek Testing Services NA, Inc. is a Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Through our global network of state-of-the-art facilities and industry-leading technical expertise we provide innovative and tailored Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification services to customers. We provide a systemic approach to supporting our customers’ Quality Assurance efforts in each of the areas of their operations including R&D, raw materials sourcing, components suppliers, manufacturing, transportation, distribution and retail channels, and consumer management.
Founded in 1989, Kaleidoscope Innovation is a full-service, ISO 13485:2016 certified insights, design and development firm with extensive expertise in medical device development. Offering both consultancy-style and on-site direct product development services, we flex to best help you solve your business challenges. We provide a full breadth of disciplines to meet our partners where they are in their development process, including: research & insights, design, engineering, user experience, visualization and software development.
Established in 1976, Manufactured Assemblies Corporation (MAC) is headquartered just north of Dayton, Ohio. MAC was built on our initial core strength of manufacturing cable assemblies and wire harnesses. ISO13485, ISO9001, AS9100.
MavenView accelerates and better-informs strategic business decisions in Health Sciences industries by distilling the world’s data into actionable knowledge and revealing hidden patterns. We take the sweat out of tough decisions by revealing past, present and future technology trends and hidden patterns in Licensing, M&A, Patents, Clinical Trials, and Intellectual Property for reduced risk and greater outcomes.
MavenView will present a free workshop for Expo attendees.
M-LINE Inc. is a 31 year old ISO Certified designer and supplier of custom engineered packaging solutions located in Brunswick, Ohio. In addition to supplying our medical device customers packaging, our true value lies in our in-house engineering services, kitting services, documentation, inspections and best in class packaging expertise to save our customers countless hours and dollars that can be devoted to their core competency. We are experienced in certifications, and specs including NAFTA, REACH, RoHS, certificates of conformance and similar. We also can aid with ISTA, ASTM and UN packaging tests.
Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of America’s largest not-for-profit freestanding pediatric health care systems, with a staff of nearly 13,000 providing state-of-the-art pediatric care during more than 1.4 million patient visits annually. The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the Top 10 National Institutes of Health-funded freestanding pediatric research facilities. More information is available at NationwideChildrens.org.
Office Depot is one of the world’s largest sellers of office products and offers member companies significant discounts on office supplies, furniture, and equipment. Office Depot is also a Bio Business Solutions partner, meaning BioOhio members receive discounts on certain Office Depot services.
The Ohio Department of Higher Education is a Cabinet-level agency for the Governor of the State of Ohio that oversees higher education for the state. The agency’s main responsibilities include authorizing and approving new degree programs, managing state-funded financial aid programs, and developing and advocating policies to maximize higher education’s contributions to the state and its citizens.
Ohio Marijuana Card assists qualifying patients seeking access to Ohio’s Medical Marijuana Program by offering medical marijuana evaluations and recommendations at offices located throughout Ohio. Currently, we have six office locations, where you’ll find compassionate physicians that are certified to recommend medical marijuana, and friendly support staff that help to make the approval process simple and stress-free.
Ohio Marijuana Card will present a free workshop for Expo attendees.
The Center for Design and Manufacturing Excellence is the innovation portal for the manufacturing industry to access all of The Ohio State University’s assets in engineering, business and applied science to support innovation in product validation, design, commercialization, and manufacturing.
The Drug Development Institute is a biotech-like institute embedded in The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute. By bringing an industry-focused perspective to all investment and management decisions, the DDI ensures that programs have a high likelihood of progressing to clinical stage development. Our goal is to rapidly translate Ohio State’s most innovative research into tomorrow’s most promising treatments for patients with cancer.
For over 200 years Ohio University has been delivering on its three core missions of education, research and supporting the economic development of our region and state. In our third century we are engaging with businesses and new industries in more diverse ways than ever. Whether it’s partnering on workforce development needs, research, or helping to grow your business there is a way we can work together.
Porter Wright seamlessly brings together the knowledge, skill and experience needed to help our clients achieve goals and solve problems, effectively and efficiently. We are committed to the future. Our history says as much about our future prospects as our past success. Porter Wright has thrived by anticipating and reacting to changes in the law and business and in our clients’ objectives and needs. We have seen a lot in the last 165 years, and it gives us a great sense of confidence about the future.
Porter Wright will present a free workshop for Expo attendees.
Precision Environments, Inc. is a design/build turnkey manufacturer of specialized controlled environments. Precision Environments has successfully installed hundreds of laboratory environments since 1989. We leverage our expertise and cross market experience in design, engineering and assembly to meet your rigorous requirements.
Priority Designs is an ISO 13485 certified, full-service product development consultancy located in Columbus, Ohio. We have in-house experts in user research, human factors, brand & strategy, industrial design, mechanical, electrical and software engineering, prototyping and soft goods/wearables design. Our 50,000 sq. ft. facility includes a 20,000 sq. ft. prototyping facility that enables our teams to develop and refine products prior to manufacturing transition. Priority Designs is employee owned and has been helping clients succeed for over 25 years.
PTI Engineered Plastics is a custom injection molder and manufacturer of plastic components and assemblies. Capabilities include design, engineering, tooling, low- and high-volume production, and an array of secondary services. ISO Class 8 cleanroom services include molding, assembly, and packaging. PTI is ISO 13485 certified and offers validation services.
An independent laboratory, combining state-of-the-art technology with personal service and attention, Q Laboratories can provide services to meet all your analytical and microbiological testing needs. For over 50 years, Q Laboratories has maintained excellence in science as well as customer satisfaction, creating a level of confidence and trust among clients that is unparalleled. Experience what Q can do for you.
RJR Consulting is a global life sciences regulatory compliance company, serving businesses, organizations and governments around the world. We are headquartered in Central Ohio, with offices in Brussels, Belgium, and Buenos Aires, Argentina, and multiple affiliate partners worldwide. With our global network of in-country personnel we ensure that you receive accurate, updated information while having direct contact with the local healthcare authorities in their national language.
Skoda Minotti is an accounting and tax, strategic planning, litigation support, financial staffing, information technologies, insurance and investment services firm. The company’s Biotech and Technology professionals offer financial due diligence, setup procedures and internal control processes, audits for grants and loans and funding search assistance.
Skoda Minotti will present a free workshop for Expo attendees.
Whether we’re hiring a scientist to work on a cancer drug, coaching an executive to be a more effective leader, or assessing why a company has a high volume of turnover, everything we do for healthcare and life sciences companies is about the people, because it’s the people who grow your business. For nearly half a century TSP has had a history of excellence in the people business. We have grown to accommodate our clients’ needs and are proud to be a leader in the healthcare and life science industries.
Tedia is the leader in high purity solvents with over a 40-year history manufacturing in Fairfield, Ohio. Tedia is committed to providing clear focus, consistent results & complete confidence with multiple grades and custom blends of reagents and high purity solvents, in package sizes from 100 ml to full tanker volumes.
The Tristate Veterans Community Alliance (TVCA) is an independent, veteran-led, nonprofit organization whose mission is to ensure every veteran has an opportunity for a successful transition from military service to civilian life. As a “backbone” organization for veteran services, we partner with over 200 organizations in the areas of employment, health & wellness, education, and emergency assistance.
TSS Technologies is a diversified company with exceptional expertise in Custom Automation, Build to Print, Contract Manufacturing, Systems Integration, Services and Machining. TSS is a full service, turnkey manufacturer able to provide supply chain, quality, production line/automation, product manufacturing and fulfillment to meet our customer’s needs.
UPS offers BioOhio members great savings, and the peace of mind that accompanies reliable service with guaranteed delivery, and innovative technology. BioOhio and BIO have entered into an agreement with UPS to provide our members with up to 70% off UPS Next Day Air services, and up to 65% off UPS Worldwide International services. This is a significant savings off published rates! Speed, reliability, and special savings for BioOhio members—it’s that simple!
UPS will present a free workshop for Expo attendees.
VWR International helps accelerate scientific innovation by providing the most effective and efficient solutions — products, equipment and services — for the life science industry so they can focus on what’s truly important: discovery. VWR enables those solutions and eliminates process complexities through their value proposition of product choice, differentiated services, and operational excellence. VWR is also a Bio Business Solutions partner, meaning BioOhio members receive discounts on certain VWR services.
VWR will present a free workshop for Expo attendees.
Westpac Global Advisors is a business advisory and consulting firm that provides experienced professional services for healthcare, healthcare IT, life sciences, medical device, biotechnology and associated technology, products and services companies internationally and domestically. Westpac Global Advisors has in-depth experience enjoying the highest levels of success in assisting clients in developing new business by assessing market conditions, creating go-to-market strategies, developing strategic relationships and partnerships, planning, executing, staffing, operationalizing and managing new business opportunities while exclusively representing their interests, creating value and protecting their names. Westpac Advisors has had exceptional success in developing and establishing new market opportunities and delivering results internationally particularly in the countries of Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Latin America as well as providing the same thorough professional services domestically. Westpac services also encompass program / project planning and management, management of complex healthcare services (foreign and domestic), executive contracting and employee benefits advisory services for US based companies. We are a US Veteran owned business.
Woodfield Distribution, LLC, known as WDSrx, is a leading Logistics Services Provider within the pharmaceutical industry specializing in prescription and over-the-counter medications and related categories. WDSrx also serves medical device manufacturers, human and animal health and wellness companies. Founded in 2010 at Boca Raton, FL, WDSrx operates facilities throughout Florida and in Texas, New Jersey and Ohio totaling 400,000 square feet.
Wood Herron & Evans is a leading Intellectual Property law firm comprised of dedicated attorneys and support staff with a legacy of superior Intellectual Property legal services, strong personal relationships, and a record of delivering a high return on value. Integrity and in-depth legal expertise, coupled with technical and business experience, are the hallmarks of our service.
Wood Herron & Evans will present a free workshop for Expo attendees.
While there are several paths to a nursing career, Xavier University’s second-degree accelerated nursing program in Cincinnati, Ohio is the best, fastest route if you have a non-nursing college degree and want to transition into the profession. The full-time program combines online coursework with hands-on learning and clinical practice, giving you the knowledge and skills required to take the NCLEX-RN with confidence and become a sought-after RN in as few as 16 months.