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Wayne, PA, United States, 2006/06/15 - Octagon Research Solutions, Inc., announced today that its Chairman and CEO Jim Walker and President Kirk Gallion will be the featured speakers during a press conference to be held at the 42nd Annual Drug Information Association (DIA) Annual Meeting..
Octagon Research Solutions, Inc., a pioneer and leader in the electronic transformation of clinical R&D to the life sciences industry, announced today that its Chairman and CEO Jim Walker and President Kirk Gallion will be the featured speakers during a press conference to be held at the 42nd Annual Drug Information Association (DIA) Annual Meeting in the Philadelphia Convention Center press room on Tuesday, June 20th at 10am EDT.
This Press Conference entitled “How Octagon’s Breakthrough Strategy for Outsourced Clinical R&D is Changing the Industry,” will include discussions of industry trends that are impacting the way we do business and Octagon’s vision for change:
· Traditional R&D challenges such as ‘Institutionalized Chaos’ and ‘Meeting Memo’s and Mail’
· The launch of ViewPoint® 3.6 and newly designed eCTD Suite 2.0
· StartingPoint 2.1 and eCTD JumpStart
· Octagon’s vision and growth as a company and recently awarded ‘Stevie’ for ‘Most Innovative Company’ from the American Business Awards
NOTE: All members of the media who attend Octagon’s 10am press conference will be eligible to win a portable Sirius Satellite Radio and a one-year subscription to the service.
About Octagon Research Solutions, Inc.
Octagon is a pioneer and leading process-centric solutions provider that offers a suite of regulatory, clinical, process and IT solutions to the life sciences industry. Octagon synchronizes processes and increases automation to reduce island-to-island inefficiencies within the clinical research and development process. We leverage the power of electronic submissions through cross-functional eSub expertise, a holistic process approach, deep domain knowledge and integrated solutions. Octagon is headquartered in Wayne, PA, with offices in Boston, MA, Costa Mesa, CA, and European headquarters in Amersham, UK.
In 2003, Hale and Dorr LLP and KPMG LLP awarded the Hi-Tech Pioneer Award for excellence in innovation to Octagon. Octagon was also included on Entrepreneur magazine’s “2003 Hot 100 list,” Deloitte & Touche’s “2003 Fast 50 Rising Stars” list, Deloitte & Touche’s “2004 Fast 500” and “2004 Fast 50” lists, and Inc. magazine’s “2005 INC. 500” list recognizing it as one of the fastest-growing, privately held companies in the United States.