In March 2021, Mainsail portfolio company, Bio-Optronics was acquired by Advarra, a market leader in regulatory review solutions, research quality and compliance consulting services and clinical site technologies. Mainsail invested in Bio-Optronics in late 2017.
Chris Cassidy and Michael Anderson of Mainsail Partners sat down with Dan Kerpelman, the Founder and CEO of Bio-Optronics, to discuss the partnership and the number of key initiatives that were achieved to help the company grow.
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