Platinum Level

ThermoFisher Scientific instruments, equipment, software, services and consumables empower scientists to solve for analytical challenges in pharmaceutical, biotechnology, academic, government, environmental and industrial research.

Their portfolio of market-leading services can help you increase your lab’s productivity and efficiency with a comprehensive suite of services, customized just the way you need them. Their wide range of services, highly trained staff, proven solutions, and commitment to your project will help you meet even your most challenging research goals.

Our partnership with ThermoFisher Scientific gives us a direct channel to their supply chain, trainers, and equipment. Thermofisher holds regular office hours on site or virtually and will be your point person for all things ThermoFisher.

Contact Stephen Horaj, Biosciences Account Manager, stephen.horaj@thermofisher.com

Contact Lawrence Davis for any Fisher Scientific equipment needs, Lawrence.davis@thermofisher.com

For all supply center questions, reach out to Aimee Klandrud, aimee.klandrud@thermofisher.com

Eppendorf is a leading life science company that develops and sells instruments, consumables, and services for liquid-, sample-, and cell handling in laboratories worldwide. Its product range includes pipettes and automated pipetting systems, dispensers, centrifuges, mixers, spectrometers, and DNA amplification equipment as well as ultra-low temperature freezers, fermenters, bioreactors, CO2 incubators, shakers, and cell manipulation systems. Consumables such as pipette tips, test tubes, microtiter plates, and single-use bioreactor vessels.

ABI-LAB’s Innovation Lab complements the range of highest-quality premium Eppendorf products.

Contact Lianna Murphy, Territory Manager, at lmurphy@eppendorf.com

AIS, headquartered in Leominster, Massachusetts, is a leading North American manufacturer of commercial office furniture with sales of more than $210 million annually. AIS is known for offering market-relevant, feature-rich product lines that entice designers and support the diverse needs of end-users while offering exceptional value.

Customers of AIS products come from every industry sector with a wide variety of needs. They include both the public and private sectors and are from industries such as banking and financial services, law firms and legal services, higher education, healthcare providers and research facilities, state and municipal offices, and many other customer-facing and back-office business functions. With the company’s vast experience and diverse offerings, AIS is well-equipped to understand the needs of various industries and to help them design a beautiful and efficient space built to last.

AIS is proud to have outfitted dozens of biotech and pharma companies with customized office solutions geared toward the specialized needs of this important industry sector. Their in-house designers have specified workstations adjacent to lab space offering a seamless transition that blends both settings and allows for easy expansion as companies grow. The company offers a diverse product line that includes flexible workstations designed for individual work and collaborative, group meetings. Writable gallery panels serve as a division of space while lending space for meeting notes as users collaborate.

From executive office suites to touchdown stations for on the go use, AIS’ design aesthetic combined with contemporary fabrics and finishes offer both an upscale look and value for established companies and start-ups alike. Recently launched products are filling the floorplate with new hybrid-friendly work solutions that offer privacy, acoustical advantages, and that are easy to clean.

AIS is an innovator that leads the industry in sustainable lean manufacturing, lead-time performance and manufacturing flexibility. AIS’s BIFMA-compliant products meet or exceed industry standards for safety and durability. Products also are SCS Indoor Advantage™ Gold certified.

Contact Betsy Montgomery at bmontgomery@ais-inc.com

Strategic Spaces leads the way providing office furniture, lab furniture and fitness equipment solutions for the Life Sciences, Healthcare, Higher Education and Business communities. Masters in the art of change, they create environments that are functional, flexible and adaptable to the evolving demands of their customers.

Their systematic process connects the physical work environment with business objectives in order to create high performance spaces for today. Their interior design and project management teams, combining decades of experience, will help create, implement and deliver their robust solutions to make your vision a reality. They collaborate with you to ensure your decisions seamlessly integrate with your culture, technology, brand and budget requirements. The potential of your Space is limitless; be Strategic about it!

Contact Julie Tulloch at julie@strategicspaces.com

Gold Level

With a sole focus on the life sciences industry, ClinLab Staffing, a division of Focus Search Group, LLC., recruits specialized experts to support a wide range of academic and industrial environments. From individual placements to large projects, they will ensure that every scientific initiative is safe, timely, successful, and profitable.

ClinLab is driven, just as hard as you are, to deliver effective, efficient and successful results. Since 2002, they have built industry-leading recruitment philosophy on providing superior candidates who hit the ground running.

ClinLab Staffing prides itself on the services they can provide and the efficiency in which they recruit qualified candidates for clients.

Serving small startup companies making their first key hires to global, publicly traded corporations augmenting their workforce, academic and hospital labs as well as government projects, ClinLab is a key strategic staffing partner with the ability to lend expertise to both small and large projects.

ClinLab will offer in person office hours on an as need basis for all tenants.

Contact, Recruiting Director, Caitlin McNamara at cmcnamara@clinlabstaffing.com

Silver Level

As the top-ranked law firm for health and a leader in life sciences, McErmott Will & Emery is dedicated to their clients and passionate about the work they do together. Led by a former US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Associate Chief Counsel and including former senior government officials, senior in-house counsel to leading life sciences and medical device companies, doctors and other health care professionals, their FDA regulatory team offers deep industry experience, strategic legal advice, diverse perspectives and practical solutions that address the full scope of regulatory and compliance issues life sciences companies face.

MW&E is unmatched for their ability and sophistication in helping clients tackle complex statutory and regulatory hurdles necessary for entering and thriving in the healthcare market.

McDermott attorneys have experience and expertise in advising healthcare companies, health systems and medical device companies on FDA compliance, payor reimbursement, drug pricing and pharmaceutical matters. Their medical device and pharmaceutical experts have provided legislative assistance to many of their healthcare clients.

Services:

  • Product regulatory status determinations, marketing applications and other regulatory submissions, product labelling, cGMP, Medical Device Quality System Regulation, Good Clinical Practice, advertising and promotion, import-export, post-market surveillance, regulatory inspections, internal compliance programs, internal and external audits, drafting and implementing standard operating procedures, and other pre- and post-market concerns.
  • FDA investigations, FDA Consent Decree matters and other enforcement actions involving the FDA, DOJ, state attorneys general, other federal and state agencies, Congress, and False Claims Act qui tam and other litigants.
  • Compliance Program implementation, auditing and monitoring in accordance with the Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Inspector General’s (HHS/OIG) Seven Elements of an Effective Compliance Program and applicable PhRMA Code/ADVAMED industry standards and applicable laws and regulations.
  • Development and submission of citizen petitions, trade complaints and comments on FDA proposed rules and guidance.

Contact Angus McQuilken at amcquilken@mwe.com

Alira Health collaborates to fully understand every aspect of each client’s organization from concept ideation to commercial realization, from innovation to implementation. They support clients with an integrated suite of services including but not limited to: management consulting, transaction advisory, and product development.

Alira Health provides online office hours on an as need basis to ABI-LAB residents. Alira Health’s team will collaborate to fully understand every aspect of your business and offer an unmatched continuum of support across your full corporate and product lifestyles. They embrace the whole healthcare ecosystem by considering all involved stakeholders to ensure a successful outcome.

Their local presence and global collaboration allow us to deliver actionable insights and a continuum of support to uncover opportunities, accelerate innovation, and improve outcomes for patients around the world.

Contact Justine Peterson at justine.peterson@alirahealth.com

Bronze Level

The Sullivan Group has been serving the insurance and risk management needs of growing firms across the globe since 1957. In the late 1990s, they formalized their Emerging Markets Risk Finance Practice in order to better service their growing clientele of biotechnology, medical device, pharmaceutical and high technology companies.

Sullivan Group’s Emerging Markets Risk Finance (EMRF) Practice recognizes that each organization is unique with respect to its goals, financial objectives, needs and methodologies. Further, each organization’s property and Casualty program has implications at many levels and must be designed to meet many diverse and often complex requirements as a critical component of the organization’s strategy for success. Each of these areas must be addressed continuously to maintain a competitive and effective program.

The Sullivan Group is ABI-LAB’s preferred provider for risk management and insurance services.

Contact Peter Sullivan, Principal, at psullivan@sullivangroup.com

SBH Sciences, Inc. was founded in 1997 with the sole purpose of producing mammalian-derived recombinant cytokines. Since then, they have drastically expanded their services to offer cytokine-measuring bioassays, in vitro anti-cancer and anti-inflammatory lead drug development, as well as the development of ELISA kits and our biomarker Multiplex analyses. They have continued their growth through partnerships with several companies.

What They Do and Their Accomplishments

SBH Sciences, Inc. is a preclinical Contract Research Organization (CRO) offering extensive products and services including: Analysis of over 150 Biomarkers with expanded Multiplex analysis capabilities, 370 human cancer cell lines on hand, 330 cell-based assays for cytokines and chemokines, commercial production of 31 recombinant cytokines, 8 recombinant Glycosyltransferase enzymes, 33 monoclonal antibodies, and the development of 30 ELISA kits. SBH Sciences is the world leader in cell-based assays to measure biological activity of cytokines and growth factors, and has provided services to over 250 biotechnology companies across the globe during their 24 years of business.

How SBH Sciences Can Help You

Their services have helped speed up the process of discovery and biopharmaceutical development by efficiently and effectively using our resources and knowledge. Their services can be customized to meet your company’s specific needs. They can provide you with time and cost saving options to give your company a competitive edge in the industry.

When listing a home with The Kaufman Realty Team, you do not just get one agent to help sell your home—you get a team of agents.

In addition to Gary Kaufman, their team consists of Stephanie Bloch, Gloria Conviser and Seema Layne. Their team prides itself on putting their clients’ needs first and providing concierge-style level of service. Their team brings a variety of skills and experience and they each hold the same core values.

The Kaufman Realty Team provides cutting edge concierge service in every sale, combining top-level communication skills and the utmost integrity and confidentiality. Collaboration with both clients and fellow agents while creating a truly customized buying and selling experience are the trademark of The Kaufman Realty Team. The Kaufman Realty Team has closed over 455 Million in sales over the last 5 years!

Founded in 1997, Leyton is a global innovation funding consultancy dedicated to helping their clients improve their business performance. Leyton works with hundreds of Biotech and Life Sciences companies each year to maximize the financial benefit they receive from R&D Tax Credits, Reverse Sales & Use Tax Audits, Employee Retention Credits, and other tax incentives.

On average, Leyton’s team of tax and technical experts find 40% more tax credits than leading firms because of their expertise in helping companies understand and document their qualifying projects. If your team is creating a product, process or formula, it’s likely that you are doing research and development (R&D). Our combined efforts will help biotech companies take advantage of this government incentive and continue to innovate.

Contact Vivek Arora at varora@leyton.com

VensureHR specializes in helping entrepreneurs in the bioscience and biotechnology space simplify and successfully manage HR needs.

Their partnership-based approach is designed to enhance business performance, gain cost efficiencies and manage risk. They give you the advantage of being able to focus on your research and innovation as opposed to payroll and HR details.

Payroll

  • On-time processing and check printing
  • Tax compliance

HR

  • Trusted, experienced advisors
  • Integrated HR technology

Benefits

  • Fortune 500-level benefits
  • Flexible packages with unique offerings

Risk management, workers compensation and other services are also available. They have delivered cost-effective, scalable strategies to growth-oriented businesses since 2004, positively impacting companies nationwide. Learn what they can do for yours!

Contact Matt Boyd at 954-270-6114 or matthew.boyd@vensure.com