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.
Explore our diverse selection of available commercial buildings and sites, including our over 70 acres of land dedicated to the life sciences.
Our team offers a variety of traditional and non-traditional incentive packages, tailored to your company’s needs.
Entrepreneurship is more than a buzzword in Fishers, it is a way of life and one of our core values. Here, you can grow in a city where culture nurtures young talent, connects great ideas with investors, & challenges the status quo.
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.
With top-notch schools, a high-quality healthcare network, and countless things to do, it’s no surprise that Fishers is consistently ranked as one of the top cities to live and raise a family in the nation. Our community is focused on year-round experiences for the whole family, ensuring you enjoy the highest quality of life. Whether you love sports, arts, music, scenic nature parks, farm-fresh food, or microbreweries, Fishers is a place for you to pursue your passions while you grow your business.
In 2020, the biopharmaceutical manufacturing startup, announced plans to build its global HQ and first manufacturing facility in Fishers. Investing in a $60 million, 60,000 square foot facility, the startup plans to create up to 150 jobs by the end of 2024.
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.
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