Ducker Worldwide, a consulting and research firm based in Troy, Mich., has joined Oakland County’s Medical Main Street (MMS) initiative as an Ambassador.
“Medical Main Street is pivotal in attracting leading healthcare businesses to southeast Michigan, said Joanne Ulnick, CEO and managing partner, Ducker. “Ducker’s focus on helping companies grow makes us ideally suited to support MMS and the Ambassador program. We are proud to have been selected.”
Medical Main Street’s unique alliance of world-class hospitals, universities, medical device, biopharma companies, and some of the country's top medical professionals, is creating aglobal center of innovation in healthcare, research and development, and education and commercialization in the life sciences industry. Fred Brown, managing director of Ducker’s healthcare practice, will represent Ducker in the program. Brown expects Ducker’s global client network will enhance the vitality of the healthcare and life sciences sector in Southeast Michigan.
“Becoming an Ambassador provides Ducker with the opportunity to link the local healthcare community with our network of global healthcare clients in medicine, devices, hospitals and insurance in important new ways. New businesses seek the synergy offered by alliances like MMS”, said Brown.
“Oakland County’s Medical Main Street is where the best and brightest in healthcare and the life sciences are,” said Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson. “Ducker is no exception. Their global span, market research and strategic capabilities will drive foreign investment and growth in our community.”
About Ducker Worldwide
Ducker Worldwide, a premier consulting and research firm, is driven to help its clients achieve their most ambitious growth goals. Custom market intelligence, strategic consulting and financial advisory services are delivered by fully-engaged Ducker principals and a diverse team of global talent. With exclusive access to industry leaders and opportunities, Ducker applies robust analytics and critical thinking to every engagement, delivering unique, fact-based solutions for our clients – solutions which produce confident decisions to advance growth. Ducker is headquartered in Troy, Mich., with offices around the world, including Paris, Berlin, Bangalore and Shanghai. Founded by William H. Ducker in 1961; Ducker is celebrating 50 years in business.
For more information on the Oakland County, Michigan, Medical Main Street initiative, go to www.medicalmainstreet.org.