April 23, 2013
Israel, Cincinnati prime for future partnerships
Left to right: Denyse Ferguson, Sr. VP and Executive Director, Cincinnati USA Regional Partnership, Jan Rosenbaum, Director, Life Sciences, CincyTech, Marc Coles, CEO, Ridgeback Business Development Ltd. and Dr. Uri Lev, Sr. VP, Business Development, Ridgeback Business Development Ltd. Far Right: Tammy Riddle, Director of Economic Development Cincinnati USA Partnership
Both Israel and the Cincinnati region feature business climates that are ready for future growth and partnerships between the two regions. That was a resounding message during an event held Friday, April 19, which featured panelists familiar with business recruitment in both regions. The speakers included several people who are "on the ground" helping build relationships and knowledgeable with the strategy behind it.
Ken Phelps, Owner, Camargo Pharmaceutical Services
The event, held at Thompson Hine's Event Room, saw more than 60 people attend. Featured speakers included Jan Rosenbaum, Director of Life Sciences at CincyTech, Denyse Ferguson, Sr. VP and Executive Director at Cincinnati USA Regional Partnership, Marc Coles, CEO at Ridgeback Business Development Ltd., and Dr. Uri Lev, Sr. VP of Business Development at Ridgeback. Ridgeback is located in Israel. Panelists discussed examples of current examples of partnership success in a wide variety of clusters including manufacturing and technologies.
The event was presented by: