Boston Office Ready for Business!

The growth of Velesco’s early phase CMC services has led to a need to increase our presence in certain clusters throughout the US.  Although Michigan has been good to us, we find ourselves on frequent business development trips to both the East and West Coast meeting with existing clients and identifying new opportunities. As we enter our 6th year of operations, we have made the decision...

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Velesco – Where Did Our Name Originate?

When Velesco started our operations back in 2007, we needed to find a company name that captured the essence of what we were all about.  From the beginning we knew that we would differentiate ourselves with the broad experience of our team along with the quality and speed of our formulation, analytical method development and cGMP clinical manufacturing efforts.    We are blessed to be located...

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COO Musings – Transitions from Big Pharmaceutical to Life as a CRO

The Velesco team made a significant transition as each of us worked for many years in big pharma and the skills we needed to succeed in a small business were different in many ways. Prior to co-founding Velesco, I worked in R&D financial operations and was not exposed to the range of disciplines that one is required to master to successfully lead a start up CRO. An early learning for us was...

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Introduction to the Velesco Pharma Blog

Velesco recently celebrated its 5th anniversary and we thought the timing quite appropriate to initiate a blog to enhance our interaction with the significant network we have developed in the pharmaceutical R&D community.  Our colleagues come from a diverse yet common background.  All are from the range of big pharma R&D organizations that once excelled in Michigan and the midwest. My...

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