WAYNE, Pa., Aug. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Bracket, a leading clinical trial technology and specialty services provider, today announced the opening of a new office in Boston, Massachusetts. The 9,000 square foot office space is located in close proximity to the city of Cambridge, a critical hub of science, medicine and clinical trial research, and expands the company's support for clinical research study sponsors in the Boston area.
Bracket today provides services and support to more than 20 Boston-area pharmaceutical and biotech companies. The new office gives Bracket the capacity to nearly double their existing staff in the area, and continue to support its highly collaborative and innovative environment.
According to a recent report from Massachusetts Biotechnology Council, Massachusetts continues to far outpace the nation in biopharma manufacturing employment growth, stating that in the last 10 years, the state's biopharma manufacturing employment has grown by 28.4% to 9,989 jobs statewide.
"We are so pleased to expand our North American presence with our new Boston office and build upon our team of more than 500 employees worldwide," said Jeff Kinell, Chief Executive Officer for Bracket. "As we continue to improve clinical research development through science, technology and service, it is important that we maintain a strong presence in all major medical research hubs and it is clear that Boston is ripe with the resources needed to move the industry forward."
Bracket, with seven offices and more than 500 employees worldwide, is a technology and special services provider dedicated to helping biopharmaceutical sponsors and contract research organizations increase the power of their clinical research data by leveraging core competencies in Science, Technology, and Service. Bracket eCOA™ is a flexible platform for electronic clinical outcomes assessments. Bracket RTSM™ is a best-in-breed, scalable and configurable clinical IRT solution for the life sciences industry. Bracket Rater Training and Quality Assurance improve outcomes through customized training and quality assurance programs. Learn more about Bracket at www.bracketglobal.com.
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