ACHIEVEMENTS

ACHIEVEMENTS


25 LOCAL TECHNOLOGY STARTUPS ESTABLISHED / 150 JOBS CREATED)

18 operate from Mayagüez

9 GRADUATED FROM INCUBATION PROGRAM

9 GRADUATED FROM INCUBATION PROGRAM:

  1. Vernet
  2. Medirec
  3. Atlas Bits
  4. Crawlability
  5. Rebexa
  6. Caribbean Thermal Technologies
  7. Renewable Solutions
  8. Axiomatica
  9. Labchems
6 NEW AEROSPACE & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES ESTABLISHED, 4 OF THESE STARTED AS VITEC 2 LANDING SITE COMPANIES / 2,000 NEW JOBS
  • InfoTech Aerospace Services: (Isabela)
  • Honeywell Aerospace: (Aguadilla)
  • Lockheed Martin: (Mayagüez)
  • Essig Research:(Rincón)
  • Florida Turbine Technologies:(Cabo Rojo)
5 EXPANSIONS OF MEDICAL DEVICES COMPANIES / 1,000 NEW JOBS
  • Lifescan, Aguadilla
  • Integra, Añasco
  • Angiotech, Aguadilla
  • Abbott Medical Optics, Añasco
  • Fenwal, San German
29 SME EXPANSIONS / CREATING 58 NEW JOBS
  • 8 from Mayagüez
  • 7 from Cabo Rojo
  • 4 from Hormigueros
  • 1 from Aguadilla
  • 1 from Moca
  • 2 from Guanica
  • 1 from Añasco
  • 1 from Moca
  • 8 new microenterprizes established
  • 3 from Moca
  • 1 from Aguadilla
  • 1 from Aguada
  • 2 from Isabela
  • 1 from San Sebastian
330 STUDENTS PARTICIPANTED IN TECHNO-YOUTH PROJECT
  • 125 from Mayagüez
  • 20 from Hormigueros
  • 40 from San Sebastian
  • 32 from Moca
  • 20 from Isabela
  • 13 from Sabana Grande
  • 25 from San German
  • 9 from Cabo Rojo
  • 18 from Añasco
  • 10 from Rincon