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Vijay Eswaran Founded the QI Group

Vijay Eswaran has one of the most interesting stories in the business world. He came from nothing and eventually became one of the leaders of the Asian business community. His story has served as an inspiration to countless people around the world. He is proof that you can be a success if you are determined to follow your dream. Vijay did not have many options when he was growing up in Malaysia. His parents did the best they could. However, there was simply not enough money left over to send him to college. He was going to have to pay for his own college tuition.

Vijay Eswaran was accepted into the London School of Economics. He felt that this great school would give him the education he needed to succeed in the business world. He got a job at a cab company. This is how he earned enough money to pay for his college tuition, books and the rent for his apartment. He loved the atmosphere of London. He was excited to live somewhere that was totally different than his native Kuala Lumpur. There were always many exciting things to see and do in London. However, his primary focus was on his studies.

Vijay Eswaran finished his degree and decided that he wanted to take this opportunity to explore some parts of Europe. He lived in different regions of Europe for short periods of time and worked small jobs to support himself and pay for his transportation and lodging. He has looked back at this period of his life with a lot of fondness. It was during his travels through Europe that he came up with the idea for the QI Group. He dreamed of creating a marketing firm. He felt that he had some great marketing ideas. He knew that this was the industry he wanted to get involved with.

The QI Group was started two decades ago and grew very quickly after its launch. Vijay Eswaran showed that he had great business skill. He has said that one of the things that allowed the QI Group to beat the competition was the fact that he hired the best people. He always chose the right people for the right position at his company. This allowed him to avoid lots of turnover. The people he hired generally stayed with the QI Group for a very long period of time.

Vijay Eswaran feels that the secret to running a good marketing company is to always listen to the needs of your client. He has used this approach to turn the QI Group into a dominant marketing firm with clients all over Asia. Vijay has succeeded where so many have failed before him.

Marc Beer Bringing a New Dawn to Biotech

There more than 7000 rare diseases that affect more than 350 million people around the world. For the longest time now, the biotechnology and pharmaceutical sectors had neglected these rare diseases as they deemed them not to be economically feasible to try and find a cure. Today, this is not the case thanks to the entrepreneur and biopharma industry expert Marc Beer. As an entrepreneur, he is the Founder of ViaCell, which he should to PerkinElmer, and Renovia, his current venture. He is also the CEO and Chairman of Renovia.

 

A New Dawn

 

This accomplished biopharma entrepreneur and industry expert have been committed to bringing a new dawn to the sector. From his first entrepreneurial venture, ViaCell, he has been keen on finding treatments for rare diseases that have been neglected by mainstream biopharma companies. He founded ViaCell in 2000 and led the company to become a biotechnology industry-leader in addressing rare disorders.

 

ViaCell focused on collecting umbilical cord blood stem cells and preserving them for the development of treatments for different diseases. By 2005, this company had grown to have more than 300 employees, and Marc Beer decided to take it public. In 2007, he sold the company to PerkinElmer for $300 million. This move ushered him to the next phase of his entrepreneurial endeavor.

 

Focusing on Women’s Health

 

In 2016, Marc Beer, together with his partners, Yolanda Lorie and Ray Iglesias, founded Renovia. This is a med-tech company that is based in Boston and focuses on women’s health. Renovia is committed to developing therapeutic and diagnostic solutions for women’s health complications.

 

The idea for Renovia came to Marc after he received a call from Dr. Ray Iglesias, a top-notch gynecologist with more than 35 years of experience performing pelvic floor surgeries. Ray wanted his helping in finding a solution that would help women with pelvic floor disorders avoid surgery. After founding Renovia, the first product that they released was a device that would be the first-line diagnosis and treatment for pelvic floor disorders. The FDA approved this device in April 2018, and the company is currently working on an upgraded version.

 

In the United States alone, pelvic disorders like urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, and fecal incontinence affect up to 25% of women. The numbers are much worse in developing countries where most women can’t access quality medical care. Marc Beer hopes that through Renovia, he can make a difference in the lives of women across the world.

 

About Marc

 

This entrepreneur has been in the biopharma sector for more than three decades, and most of this time, he spent as a business executive specializing in the development and commercialization of biotechnology. Marc Beer graduated from Miami University with a Bachelor of Science in Business degree in 1987. After his graduation, he went on to work for various companies before becoming an entrepreneur. Learn more: https://www.thepharmaletter.com/profile/marc-beer

 

Besides entrepreneurship, Marc is also a member of the Miami University Business Advisory Council. In addition to this, he has previously served as a Notre Dame Graduate Studies Research Advisory Council and Notre Dame Research and Commercialization Advisory Committee board member.

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Kisling Nestico & Redick: Taking A Stand Against Bullying

Bullying is an epidemic in our society that must stop. Every time we turn around a child has to deal with defending themselves from being victimized by other classmates. Enough is enough and something must be done about it. When we look at the past, children were usually teased, and you may get the occasional fistfight. Now, they will post embarrassing pictures online or do things that would cause the other child to lose their life. Kisling Nestico & Redick have taken several lawsuits that deal with children who have taken their own lives behind being verbally and physically attacked by other students.

Kisling Nestico & Redick and other advocates put together the National Bullying Prevention Month to raise awareness to keep children safe and to have schools enforce policies that are supposed to support the consequences of students who choose to bully other students. This is a time for parents and schools to come together to show that they care. If each student felt as if they are important and can reach out to talk to a trusted adult about whatever issue they are facing or their insecurities, there would be less bullying. Kisling Nestico & Redick believe that it’s time for schools to really look into the issue so that more students are seeking the worst alternative to deal with being bullied.

Kisling Nestico & Redick put out a list that shows the signs of a child that is dealing with being bullied. You as a parent should look for bruising and destruction of their property. If their money is coming up missing or they are starving because they are not eating lunch at school, chances are they are bullied. At the same time, if your child is doing the bullying, there are several signs you should look at. If your child is coming home with items or money that you didn’t give them or loves to see other children get hurt, you need to find out what your child is up to. Kisling Nestico & Redick wants everyone to step up to prevent bullying from taking place. Read More.