Paragon Welcomes Employees to New 151,000 sq/ft Gene Therapy Manufacturing Facility

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Paragon Welcomes Employees to New Gene Therapy Manufacturing Facility After a week of persistent rain throughout Maryland, it was blue skies and a perfect 85-degree summer afternoon that marked an important day for Paragon Bioservices and their 250+ employees.  Dozens of those employees stepped off a charter bus from Baltimore to see the brand new [….]

These Philosophies Have Propelled The Emmes Corporation to Become a Leading International Clinical Research Organization

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These Philosophies Have Propelled The Emmes Corporation to Become a Leading International Clinical Research Organization Emmes Shows That Doing Good is Good for Science, Medicine and Business     The Emmes Corporation has been a pillar in the BioHealth Capital Region for many years and has multiple locations in Maryland, including Rockville and Frederick.  First [….]

Recap: Virginia Drug Discovery Rx: Symposium on Academic-Industrial Partnerships in Drug Discovery

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Recap: Virginia Drug Discovery Rx: Symposium on Academic-Industrial Partnerships in Drug Discovery Hundreds gathered on June 25 at George Mason University Founders Hall for the 3rd annual Virginia Drug Discovery Symposium.  The Symposium fosters collaboration in drug discovery research, in all disease areas, between Virginia universities and the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. The program started with [….]

We Work For Health Maryland Recognizes BioBuzz Media in Mays Partner Spotlight

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https://weworkforhealth.org/in_our_states/maryland Partner Spotlight: May 2018 Chris Frew, CEO of BioBuzz Media and WGx “WWFH serves an important role in helping to promote and protect the BioPharma companies and their employees who are so vital to what makes Maryland great.”   This month, we are proud to highlight BioBuzz Media and Principle of Workforce Genetics (WGx). [….]

How Emergent BioSolutions Has Built A Mission Driven Culture

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Each month we feature employers who stand out by going above and beyond to create a positive impact within the community and their workforce.  This month we met up with Emergent BioSolutions, a flagship biotech company in Maryland with its headquarters and product development facility in Gaithersburg, two manufacturing facilities in Baltimore and a fill/finish [….]

Jon Rowley, Founder and CTO of RoosterBio Inc

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Welcome to Part Three of In Conversation, a series of conversations in the BioHive with Maryland innovators and game changers. Our guest this week is Jon Rowley, PhD and CTO of RoosterBio, Inc, and Frederick entrepreneur extraordinaire. RoosterBio is pioneering the field of stem cell manufacturing and Jon sat down with the BioHive to talk about the incredible impact that [….]

Why Qiagen pays its employees to volunteer

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  When QIAGEN, an international biotech company with a location in Montgomery County, MD, was a young company over 20 years ago, its employees fostered a culture of service and community.  From that volunteer-focused tradition, QIAGEN developed their community service initiative, a benefit that all QIAGEN employees now receive. Each year, every employee is given [….]