BATON Referral Network
The BATON Referral Network is a community of life science professionals committed to the growth of North Carolina-based companies.
These service providers and CEO candidates represent a vast array of business and technical expertise, and were prequalified by NCBiotech. Service providers pledge to contribute services or provide preferential pricing for referrals coming through the BATON network database.
There is no cost to qualified Service Providers to participate in the BATON program. However, participating Service Providers are expected to offer some or all of their services for referrals coming through the BATON network database under one or more of the following terms: pro bono, discounted, at cost, deferred, fixed cost, service for equity.
Search our BATON database below.
Biologics Consulting Group Inc. »
Consultant with 30+ years of experience in biopharmaceutical facility design and validation; clinical and commercial manufacturing; quality systems; regulatory submissions and agency inspections.
President and CEO
Benton Newell Communication LLC »
Visionary problem-solver with a keen-eye on marketing, social media and operations strategy for medium, small, and start-up businesses. Experienced professional working with life sciences and healthcare companies for over 25 years.
Sales Account Manager
Scientific Calibration Inc. »
With ISO 17025 accredited services, you will receive a calibration certificate, which exceeds GLP, GMP, ISO 9000 and CAP requirements. Whether you choose mail-in, on-site or pick-up, we will serve your equipment to the highest of standards.
Director of Sales
ARES Scientific LLC »
Since 2009 we have been helping the scientific community identify and implement the most innovative and sustainable products for their facilities, through a pre-qualified portfolio of premier and specialized manufacturing companies.
Owner and Principal Consultant
Class Three LLC »
Under the BATON program, Class Three offers early-phase medical device and diagnostic startups with an initial, high-level assessment of potential regulatory strategies and pathways their product at a discounted rate.
Pharma Developability Solutions Consulting LLC »
We offer an array of rheological tests on materials to quickly and quantitatively model real life applications. Outputs from these tests may provide better insight into product manufacturing, handling, performance, efficacy, and sensory attributes.
Our objective is to help organizations achieve tangible results and lasting improvements via successful project delivery, continuous process improvement, and effective change management.
We are an energetic team of 70+ field-experienced professionals with skills in Engineering & IT Project Management, Commissioning, Qualification & Validation (CQV), Computer System Validation (CSV), Data Integrity, Quality, Compliance & Operational Excellence, Regulatory Affairs, and Training.
Technical Operations Manager
Yonkers Industries Inc. »
Twenty Five (25) years of diverse engineering, construction, CQV and capital project management expertise within the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Industrial, Manufacturing and Chemical Process sectors.
Senior Business Consultant
BroadMoar Consulting Group »
Marketing & Branding Strategist helping businesses get more customers without ads, get them to come back and get them to buy more on each visit.
Additional: Product Marketing, Distribution Channels, Reputation & Visibility Marketing and Management
President & COO
Kineticos Life Sciences Consulting
Business development, executive management, preclinical and clinical development, pharmaceuticals, neuroscience; Former President, NeuroGate.
Vice President, Corporate Strategy, Enterprise
A senior level executive with significant experience in medical and healthcare technology development including P&L, Operations, and M&A experience. An entrepreneur’s approach to biomedical innovation and management.
Executive Coach & Trainer
Er Ralston brings over thirty years of experience in numerous business improvement interventions. He is an accomplished coach, trainer, and advisor, specializing in operational excellence and planning to facilitate growth and profitability.
CPA with experience as CFO in multiple companies.
Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton LLP »
Life sciences; Business law; Securities law; Mergers, acquisitions & divestitures; Taxation; VC & private equity financings
The Bluewater Group Inc. »
The BlueWater Group, Inc. helps Organizations LAUNCH, GROW and SUCCEED by providing Manufacturing, Quality Management, Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Auditing and Training.
Williams Mullen »
Patent preparation & prosecution; AgBiotech, diagnostics, biologics, biofuels, biomaterials, genome editing, protein expression systems & genetic engineering; legal opinions, due diligence, counseling & portfolio mgmt; corporate R&D experience
Square Hill LLC »
Square Hill is a healthcare consulting company that offers management consulting, commercial management and web and technology solutions.
Managing Director, Carolinas
As your business grows, so do your financial needs. Acuity understands this which is why we are known for our expert CFO services. You can rest knowing you have the support you need from the smartest financial leaders in the industry.
Maple Hill Consulting LLC
Retired Medtronic Executive. Globally capable medical device consultant with broad and deep expertise.
Director, Companion Diagnostics
Labcorp Drug Development (RTP) »
Companion diagnostics and biomarkers expertise: diligence, clinical utility, and financial. Managed six to seven-figure budgets to initiate and execute diagnostics projects. Experience with products that obtained FDA approvals and were launched.
Supporting Strategies »
Provides outsourced bookkeeping, controller and operational support for small to medium size companies, supporting HR Administration, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Fixed Assets, Month-end Financial Reporting and the Budgeting processes.
Smart Consulting Services Inc.
30 yrs industry experience in regulatory & quality mgmt positions, incl. start-up medical device companies. Directed/negotiated 510k clearances, IDE approvals, Modular PMA shell; Compliance; Facility inspections/ 483; Consent decrees; Quality systems
Senior Director of Quality, Biologics
TG Therapeutics Inc.
20+ years of scale-up & tech transfer experience for Biologics from pre-clinical to commercial manufacturing; Biologics manufacturing, tech transfer/process development, lab validation, regulatory communication; Ex-Apex Biosciences/, Diosynth, Eisai.
Medical Murray »
Experienced medical device professional with expertise in all aspects of product development and manufacturing.
President and CEO
Opsepio Therapeutics Inc. »
Interim/part-time executive management and strategic consulting focused in therapeutic and personalized medicine test development and commercialization. Corporate product experience includes biologicals, pharmaceuticals and diagnostics.
President and CEO
F.O.C.U.S. Resources »
We work with founders, CEOs, & senior management teams to structure & grow businesses from idea to commercial success: funding, government grants/contracts, strategy, commercialization & financial systems.
Aceragen Inc. »
Biotech executive; particular expertise in rare and orphan diseases; other areas of considerable experience: drug delivery, pain, metabolism.
Smith Anderson »
R&D collaborations, patent and technology licensing, university licensing, M&A; agricultural biotechnology, drugs and biologics, diagnostics, medical devices, genetic engineering, agronomic traits, animal health, precision ag, microbials
Partner and Co-Founder
Bioscience Information Partners LLC »
Experienced, professional consultant delivering a unique combination of technical and business information in all areas of life science: market research; business plan writing; strategic information & intelligence; SBIR grant preparation.
COO and Vice President
BioTechnology Transfer LLC »
Regulatory, esp. Med Dev & Biologics (Cell therapies, viruses, vaccines); CDRH, CBER