MORRISVILLE, N.C. (Business Wire) August 20, 2013 – Clinipace Worldwide, a global digital clinical research organization (dCRO), has announced the company has been named to Inc. Magazine’s 2nd annual Hire Power Awards. This list recognizes private, U.S.-based businesses that have generated the most jobs over the past eighteen months.

Clinipace Worldwide, ranked 67th overall, generated 197 jobs from January 1st, 2012 to June 30th, 2013, placing it among the top 100 private business job creators in the country with a 270% increase in employee growth. The company also ranked 2nd in private business job creators within the state of North Carolina, and 7th within the health industry.

“We are very proud to be contributors to the economic growth of our region and our country and honored to be named to this list of job-creating companies,” said Jeff Williams, CEO, Clinipace Worldwide. “We have been in a rapid growth phase and without dedicated and talented people, we are unable to deliver our innovative technology-enabled clinical research services.  Therefore, we expect our hiring trend to continue.”

Clinipace Worldwide is a global full-service digital CRO that has pioneered an innovative service model to transform drug and medical device development that serves the unique needs of emerging, venture-backed and mid-tier life sciences firms. The company is among the 437 private growth companies that are Hire Power Awards honorees, leading the way in creating more American jobs. While the honorees are found across the country in 25 categories, industries with the most Hire Power companies include health, financial services, software, human resources and IT services.

This year’s winners will be honored at the 2nd Annual Hire Power Awards Ceremony November 12th in San Francisco.

About Inc. Hire Power Award
Inc. and Bank of America Merrill Lynch are proud to recognize American companies that have greatly increased their workforces. Inc.’s Hire Power Awards celebrates private companies on the forefront of American job creation, giving these businesses the recognition they deserve.

About Clinipace Worldwide
As a global full-service digital contract research organization (dCRO), we have pioneered an innovative technology-amplified CRO service model to serve the unique needs of venture-backed, mid-tier, and strategic pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device firms.  Powered by TEMPO™, our proprietary eClinical platform, our team of experts brings extensive therapeutic knowledge and insight into assisting life science firms in developing and executing regulatory strategies, clinical development, and post-approval research to ensure a successful drug and medical device development program.  We have managed over 1,200 global clinical research, strategic product development, regulatory, and GxP/CMC/QA projects in therapeutic areas such as cardiovascular & metabolic diseases, central nervous system, dermatology, gastroenterology, immunology, infectious diseases, nephrology, oncology, respiratory, rheumatology, and vaccines (and other cell and tissue based therapies).  Clinipace Worldwide is headquartered in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina with offices in Irvine (CA), Boulder (CO), Overland Park (KS), Zurich (CH), Munich (DE), High Wycombe (UK), Tel-Aviv (IL), Sao Paulo (BR), Buenos Aires (AR), Trivandrum Kerala (IN) and New Delhi (IN).  For more information, visit our website at