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Site Location Partnership Targets Expanding Life Sciences Companies for Economic Development Opportunities at Florida International Medical Expo

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  site location partnershipMiami, FL (August 21, 2010) Site Location Partnership (SLP), a Dallas-based corporate site selection and economic development consulting firm, announced its successful participation at the Florida International Medical Exposition (FIME) with excellent response from medical companies seeking locations for new facilities. SLP provided registration badges for clients from Florida and Georgia who attended the trade show. The firm also attended a private reception in Miami dedicated to networking and discussions between site location specialists, commercial real estate advisors, government representatives and senior-level corporate decision makers.

Held annually for the last 21 years at the Miami Beach Convention Center, FIME is the largest international medical exposition in the United States and the only event specifically organized to promote comprehensive international medical commerce. Over 30,000 industry professionals from 110 countries attended FIME 2010 to see the latest medical equipment, products, supplies, technology and services.

“We were able to showcase our location advisory services to a worldwide audience of medical industry leaders at FIME,” said Justin Thompson, CEO of Site Location Partnership. “Medical device manufacturing has consistently proven to be one of the most active industry sectors in terms of generating economic development projects. We anticipate a significant increase in new business and client activity from the companies we met at the show.”

The networking reception brought together an exclusive group of site selection, corporate real estate and economic development executives. “This event provided invaluable opportunities to network with quality business contacts while learning and exchanging ideas with industry peers,” said Mark Darce, senior vice president of development at Site Location Partnership. “We look forward to building on the relationships we developed at the reception.”

About Site Location Partnership
Site Location Partnership (SLP) is a multi-disciplined advisory firm that enables the growth of businesses, communities and economies through its two primary consulting areas - corporate site selection and economic development. SLP’s Corporate Location Practice helps companies from industrial and commercial sectors select the optimal location for expansion, relocation or consolidation of business facilities. SLP’s Economic Development Practice assists various organizations in implementing business attraction strategies for new corporate investment, job creation and economic growth.

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