SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 11 BioSpace, the leading biotech jobboard and life science career fair company, recently welcomed over 800biotechnology and pharmaceutical job seekers to the first BioSpace Career Fairof 2008 in La Jolla, CA.
The BioSpace Career Fair attracted a steady flow of well-qualifiedbiotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, and diagnostics careercandidates from around southern California. The event offered a variety ofbiotech jobs, pharmaceutical careers, clinical research jobs, and many otherlife science opportunities. Some of the organizations hiring qualifiedcandidates included Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Illumina, Johnson & Johnson,KForce Inc., and Pfizer Global Research & Development.
BioSpace handled all the targeted marketing for the event and pre-screenedthe 800 candidates in attendance. Engineers, pharmaceutical salesrepresentatives, clinical research professionals, biologists, chemists andmany other industry professionals attended to interview with some of the topbiotechnology companies and pharmaceutical firms. Companies such as AerotekScientific, Allergan, Bio-Rad Laboratories, and Teva Parenteral Medicines werelooking for candidates to continue in pharmaceutical careers, clinicalresearch careers, biotechnology careers and many other life science positions.The exhibiting companies have access to a private, searchable BioSpace ResumeDatabase containing the resumes of those that registered for the event.
BioSpace, www.biospace.com, is globally recognized as the leading providerof career solutions, online resources and information to the biotechnology,pharmaceutical and medical device industries. With a well-established siteinfrastructure and loyal online audience, BioSpace.com offers an unparalleleddistribution channel for recruitment, investment, product, event, and otherlife science industry messages.
Over the past decade BioSpace has managed over 200 life science careerfairs, which have attracted tens of thousands of life science careercandidates. BioSpace provides over 30 career events annually and also providesPrivate Label Career Fairs for companies looking to host unique recruitingopen houses. BioSpace is a subsidiary of onTargetjobs, www.ontargetjobs.com.