DENVER, Aug. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today BioSpace, the leading life sciences employment and news website, launched the 2013-2014 Biotech Bay(TM) Hotbed, its annual branding and promotional campaign for life sciences companies in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Biotech Bay is part of a series of Hotbed campaigns, each hosted on its own BioSpace Web page. The electronic and printed Biotech Bay Hotbed map features each company's logo alongside an artistic rendering of its building. BioSpace promotes the Biotech Bay campaign at industry events, career fairs and on its website.
In the past year over 325,000 unique visitors from the Biotech Bay area accessed news and looked for biotech, pharmaceutical and clinical research jobs on BioSpace.com. Moreover, 22 percent of all U.S.-based jobs on BioSpace are located in this region.
"The Biotech Bay Hotbed region continues to thrive as a mecca for life sciences hiring," said Emily Chereck, BioSpace Project Manager. "This campaign leaves a lasting impression on job seekers and industry leaders year after year, and its power to communicate the vitality of its participants has never been stronger."
The campaign's sponsors include Astex Pharmaceuticals, Bayer, Bio-Rad, Dynavax, Gilead Sciences and Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics; participant companies include Baxter, Janssen Research & Development, Johnson & Johnson Innovation and Onyx Pharmaceuticals.
BioSpace serves as the leading online source for biotechnology jobs, breaking industry news and expert analysis. BioSpace has accelerated recruitment, communication and discovery among business and scientific leaders within the life sciences for more than 25 years.
An onTargetjobs, Inc., company, BioSpace also powers DeviceSpace, a leading career and news resource for the medical device and diagnostics industry and ClinicaSpace for clinical research jobs and news.