Businesses thrive in Fishers because we are a city like no other-- smart, vibrant, and entrepreneurial. We challenge the status quo, connect ideas with investors, and build a community around progress. We collaborate on revolutionary business ventures, and we humbly and purposefully work together to create a better future. Here in Fishers, our local life sciences sector mirrors Indiana's global success. Every year, we attract new and growing businesses that are revolutionizing the industry.
Indiana is an international leader in life sciences with many of the world’s top biotech and pharmaceutical companies. Fishers is surrounded by industry leaders such as Roche Diagnostics, Elanco, Zimmer Biomet, and Eli Lilly and Company. These businesses all chose to locate in Indiana because of our exceptional business climate, high quality of life, and skilled talent pipeline.
Across the city, 59% of our labor force works in management, business, and science careers—meaning that the majority of our talent is relevant to the life sciences industry. Within a 40-mile radius of Fishers, there are also more than 55,000 people currently employed in life science-related roles.
Between this existing pool and Indiana’s network of more than 70 public and private higher education institutions dedicated to creating a skilled workforce of young talent, Fishers is an ideal location to support your business with skilled talent.
In 2020, the biopharmaceutical contract manufacturing organization announced plans to build its HQ and injectable drug manufacturing facility in Fishers. Having invested over $100 million in its 90,000 square foot facility, the company will continue creating more jobs and expanding its footprint in Fishers.
Born out of the Launch Fishers co-working space, Genezen Labs is a viral vector production contractor for gene therapy. In 2020, the company announced an initial $7.8M capital investment into a new clean manufacturing facility, planning to grow by 36 employees by 2024
The globally known contract development and manufacturing firm intends to develop a pharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Fishers to produce EZ-fill ® vials and syringes. The project will span over two phases, bringing an estimated total of 257 new jobs and over $140 million in investment.
Quantigen specializes in sample-to-answer method development and validation across a broad array of applications. For more than a decade, Quantigen has leveraged their expertise in molecular biology, biotechnology, and regulatory oversight to design customized, cost-effective workflows for their clients in three core areas: Basic & Preclinical Research, Clinical & Translational Research, and Clinical Diagnostics.
Telix is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialisation of diagnostic and therapeutic products using Molecularly Targeted Radiation (MTR). Telix is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia with commercial operations in the United States, Europe (Belgium and Switzerland) and Japan.
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