The First Local Medical Device Reception: Could RTP Become Known as a "Mecca for Medical Devices"

October 24, 2003
Could a dream of the Research Triangle Region becoming known worldwide as a center for the medical device industry become reality? John Nelms, director of existing industry for the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce's Wake County Economic Development Program, is hoping it will cross the line into reality. To help the dream become reality Nelms helped organize the first local Medical Device Executive Reception this past May 28, 2003. Read the full article in the online Research Regional Partnership newsletter.

A Medical Device Industry Reception is scheduled for November 6, 2003 at 5:30pm. The event will take place in or near RTP. The speaker will be Shawn Fitz with Stephens, Inc. out of Little Rock, Arkansas. Shawn is an industry analyst covering the medical device industry and will give his perspective where the medical device industry stands and the trends he sees developing in the industry.