Columbus, Ohio – Ultimate Solutions USA, a global leader in validation, serialization, industrial automation and compliance for the Life Sciences Industries, announced plans to expand into the Columbus Region, investing more than $300,000 and creating 30 new full-time jobs.
The company is adding new validation, automation, vision inspection engineers, technical leads and support operations positions, with hiring to begin immediately.
The company will establish flex warehouse and office space at 845 Claycraft Road in Gahanna, adding operational capacity to meet new business demands and serving as a showcase space for prospective clients and talent. With this expansion, Ultimate Solutions is deepening its domestic roots, expanding its market access and investing in tenant improvements as well as building, IT and training costs.
“Our global expertise in Advance Machine Vision Manufacturing, Serialization, Packaging Intelligence, and Industrial Automation combined with our Regulatory and Validation knowledge has given us the opportunity to establish a new U.S. office to support our growth strategy and expand our operational footprint,” said Yoel Rivera, president of Ultimate Solutions USA. “The Columbus Region’s deep experience in the healthcare and pharmaceuticals industries, combined with its growing life sciences cluster, made it a top choice for our U.S. expansion.”
Founded in 2005 in Puerto Rico, Ultimate Solutions currently has a staff of more than 200 employees across offices in Puerto Rico, the United States and Spain. The Ohio location will expand upon its existing capabilities through innovative technology and training the next generation of workers. Through its Training Academy, Ultimate Solutions seeks to contribute to the development and technical training of workers in this new cluster of the Life Sciences Industry in the region. The company has developed a curriculum with more than 30 technical trainings and a laboratory for research and development that will make practical learning possible and that will serve for the development of its employees and the workforce of the region.
“We proudly welcome Ultimate Solutions to our business ecosystem and local community,” said Laurie Jadwin, Mayor of Gahanna. “The company’s presence adds to our growing STEM-related opportunities while adding more high-paying engineering jobs to the local economy.”
From medical breakthroughs to cutting-edge technology, the Columbus Region is home to one of the most dynamic life science clusters in the country. Companies spanning the Life Science Industry have local operations focused on R&D, technology, and manufacturing. From Sarepta’s new Gene Therapy Center of Excellence to Battelle’s launch of AmplifyBio, NCH’s launch of Andelyn Biosciences, Amgen’s continued biomedical breakthroughs and Forge Biologic’s $130 million series B, the Columbus Region is on the cutting-edge of innovation in the life sciences industry
“Ultimate Solutions’ had many options for establishing its new U.S. operations, and it chose Ohio,” said J.P. Nauseef, JobOhio president and CEO. “The new facility in the Columbus Region attracts a global leader to Ohio that is creating solutions and efficiencies to advance how life sciences can positively impact lives worldwide.”
Ultimate Solutions USA is a global leader in validation, serialization, industrial automation & compliance for the Life Sciences Industries (pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, and logistics markets) in Puerto Rico, Europe, and the United States. Additionally, its operations recently included brand protection, authentication, Industry 4.0, and blockchain, among others. Globally recognized as the leading partner in packaging industrial automation, serialization and compliance for the life science’s industry, Ultimate Solutions has delivered proven results in hundreds of projects and thousands of service hours to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, and logistics markets for over a decade.
Links USA publications:
- Global life sciences firm Ultimate Solutions USA expanding into Gahanna with new warehouse, office – Columbus Business First (bizjournals.com)
- Five companies will create more than 400 jobs in central Ohio – borderlessandbeyond.com
- Five companies to add more than 400 central Ohio jobs (dispatch.com)
- New Projects Expected to Create More Than $318.4 Million in Investments | Governor Mike DeWine (ohio.gov)