michael-van-butselFor more than 15 years, BioFlorida has been supporting the advancement of life sciences. Together, with its membership, BioFlorida is shaping the future of Florida biosciences through networking, advocacy, promotion, workforce development and more. Michael Van Butsel, Project Executive of DPR Construction and Business Co-chair of the Tampa Bay Chapter said, “The Tampa Bay Chapter has grown to over 60 members and it includes many of the statewide leaders in the life sciences.”

BioFlorida is the voice of Florida’s bioscience industry representing more than 3,000 companies and research organizations in the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device fields employing 61,000 Floridians. BioFlorida’s member-driven initiatives provide a strong business climate for production of quality, life-improving technologies and promote economic benefits to the state. Visit www.bioflorida.com for more information.