Life Sciences and Medical Technologies Industry Overview Pinellas County is building the future with innovative Life Sciences and Medical Technologies industry leaders and the support of a strong existing supplier network. Nearly half of all life sciences companies in the Tampa Bay region are located in Pinellas. Statewide organizations such as the Pinellas-based Florida Medical Manufacturers' Consortium (FMMC), as well as educational and governmental partners have a vested interest in expanding this vital sector. Pinellas offers a pro-business environment with job creation tax incentives, low tax rates, a developed infrastructure, a skilled workforce and strong educational institutions focused on industry needs.
NDH Medical, a Pinellas County leader in Medical Device Manufacturing is recognized with the 'Thanks for Doing Business in Pinellas" Award
NDH Medical, Inc. of St. Petersburg, and its owner, Geary Havran, CEO, were recognized at the March 15th Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners meeting and thanked for doing business in Pinellas County. The company has been in business and in Pinellas for more than 20 years. NDH is a leader in medical device manufacturing, a thriving industry sector in Pinellas. "Pinellas' strength in medical device manufacturing is recognized nationally," said Commission Chair Charlie Justice. "Geary Havran and NDH Medical are leaders in our community in advocating for this industry and working to advance its growth in Pinellas and throughout the state of Florida." Click to read more...
Florida ranks second in the United States in FDA registered establishments.
Pinellas County has 1/5 of state economic activity in medical devices.
Florida has more than 32,000 companies, employing more than 605,000 workers in the medical manufacturing industry
70% of the more than 10,000 medical technology jobs in the Tampa Bay region are located in Pinellas County
Pinellas' extraordinary Pinellas Technical College offers students the ability to fulfill national workplace competencies in both business and industry, providing hands on training on up to date manufacturing equipment. Certificate programs on various trades including CNC machining, CAD and machine shop.
Tampa Bay's Booming Medical Device Manufacturing Industry
Life Sciences and Medical Technology Industry Cluster