Market Overview Named One of America's Ten Fastest-Growing Private Companies by Inc. Magazine


Pharmaceutical marketplace pioneer posts three-year revenue growth of
15,268%, the world's leading marketplace for outsourced scientific
services, today announced that it ranked no. 9 on Inc. magazine's
2018 list of the 5,000 fastest-growing, privately owned companies in
America. ranked no. 2 nationally in the Health category
and no. 2 in the state of California. The San Diego-based company builds
private marketplaces that connect life science research organizations
with a global network of over 2,600 contract research organizations
(CROs) and providers of scientific services.

"Our mission is to empower and connect scientists worldwide and make it
possible to cure all human diseases by 2050," stated Kevin Lustig,'s CEO and Founder. "On, a single, highly
trained scientist can run an entire drug discovery program from concept
to clinic from his or her laptop without ever physically entering a

The pharmaceutical industry spends about $150B a year on medical
research and produces about 25 new medicines in an average year. There
is a desperate need for more effective approaches to medical research
that reduce costs, speed timelines, and help create innovative new drugs
for thousands of common and rare diseases.

"We are pioneering a new, dramatically more efficient approach to
medical research in which scientists outsource everything but the
genius," stated Christopher Petersen,'s CTO and Founder.
"We are thrilled that is being widely adopted across the
pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries."

About is the world's leading marketplace for outsourced
research. The marketplace simplifies the entire research sourcing
process, saving time and money and providing access to the latest
innovative tools and technologies while maintaining full compliance with
an organization's procurement policies. operates private
enterprise marketplaces for most of the world's major pharmaceutical
companies, VWR and the US National Institutes of Health (NIH). Since its
founding in 2007, has raised more than $33 million from
Leerink Transformation Partners, 5AM Ventures, Heritage Provider
Network, Bootstrap Ventures and Hollywood producer Jack Giarraputo,
among others. Visit
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