January 25, 2017
CTI Clinical Trial and Consulting Services Honored with 2017 Thoroughbred Award
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE [Cincinnati, OH ~ January 25, 2017]
CTI Clinical Trial and Consulting Services was honored by the Northern Kentucky Tri-County Economic Development Corporation (Tri-ED) at the 9th annual Northern Kentucky Thoroughbred Awards that took place January 24, 2017. CTI was recognized along with 17 other companies that located, expanded or were launched in the region in 2016.CTI announced back in August 2016 that they would be relocating their corporate headquarters to Covington, Kentucky by mid-2017.
"We're honored to be recognized by the Northern Kentucky Tri-Ed with this award for contributing to the economic expansion of the region," according to Timothy J. Schroeder, Founder and CEO. "As we continue to expand the company's presence in the area, we hope to become a model for other companies, in growing our footprint throughout this incredibly rich region. It is a transformative time in the company's history, and we will look back positively on this decision and its impact on the company's ability to move life-changing therapies to patients around the world."
CTI was also highlighted in the 2016 Tri-ED Annual Report, which was released this week as well, highlighting the direct, indirect and induced impacts of jobs and investment from primary industry companies and entrepreneurship activity.
About CTI Clinical Trial and Consulting Services
CTI Clinical Trial and Consulting Services is a global, privately held, full-service contract research organization (CRO), delivering a complete spectrum of clinical trial and consulting services throughout the lifecycle of development, from concept to commercialization. CTI’s focused therapeutic approach provides pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device firms with clinical and disease area expertise in rare diseases, regenerative medicine/gene therapy, immunology, transplantation, nephrology, hematology/oncology, neurology, infectious diseases, hepatology, cardiopulmonary, and pediatric populations. CTI also offers a fully integrated multi-specialty clinical research site that conducts phase I-IV trials. CTI has a passion for helping life-changing therapies succeed in chronically and critically ill patient populations. With clinical trial experience across 6 continents, CTI partners with research sites, patients, and sponsors to fulfill unmet medical needs. CTI is headquartered in Cincinnati, OH, with operations across North America, Europe, Latin America, and Asia-Pacific. For more information visit www.ctifacts.com
The Northern Kentucky Tri-County Economic Development Corporation (Tri-ED) serves as the primary economic development entity for Boone, Campbell and Kenton counties in Northern Kentucky. Since its founding in 1987, more than 645 primary industry projects have located to or expanded within Northern Kentucky, creating more than 55,600 jobs and investing more than $7.6 billion. Tri-ED is part of the Kentucky Innovation Network, a group of business leaders and mentors that encourages relationships, grows companies and creates jobs. Tri-ED is a key partner in Skyward, which manages the region’s strategic plan for growth, myNKY. For more information visit www.northernkentuckyusa.com