Vets First Choice Wins Approval to Build New Headquarters in Downtown Portland
PORTLAND, Maine–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vets First Choice has received city approval to commence construction of a new headquarters in Portland, Maine to support its rapid growth and expansion. The new approximately 170,000 square foot facility will support more than 1,500 employees…
Vets First Choice Board Receives Governance Award
Vets First Choice’s Board of Directors has been named one of the 2018 Private Boards of the Year by Directors & Boards magazine, an award that honors fiduciary and advisory boards at private companies for demonstrating governance excellence. “The Vets First Choice team is honored and proud to be named one of this year’s Private…
HENRY SCHEIN TO SPIN OFF AND MERGE ITS ANIMAL HEALTH BUSINESS WITH VETS FIRST CHOICE, CREATING AN INNOVATIVE APPROACH TO ADVANCING VETERINARY CARE
Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) and Vets First Choice announced plans today for Henry Schein to spin off its Animal Health business and merge it with Vets First Choice, creating..
Vets First Choice will build $20M corporate facility in Portland
Read the full article here. Vets First Choice, a Portland company that provides technology-enabled care services for veterinary uses, will build a $20 million corporate facility in Portland. The news was made public as part of a $9 million grant announced Monday by Maine Technology Institute. The grant was part…
Six companies receive Governor’s Award for Business Excellence
The 27th annual awards, administered by the Maine Department of Economic and Community Development and sponsored by FairPoint Communications, recognize Maine businesses that demonstrate a high level of commitment to their community, employees and excellence in manufacturing or service provision.
Vets First Choice Announces Two Strategic Acquisitions
Vets First Choice, the leading provider of technology enabled healthcare solutions for veterinary practices, announced today that its parent company, Direct Vet Marketing, has acquired Roadrunner Pharmacy and Atlas Pharmaceuticals. The acquisitions are part of a global initiative to professionalize prescription management..
Vets First Choice Raises $223 million to Fuel Expansion
Vets First Choice, the leading provider of technology enabled healthcare services for veterinary medicine, announced a $223 million strategic investment to accelerate growth, launch new innovative services, and begin a global expansion effort into Europe and Asia. Clayton, Dubilier & Rice and Hillhouse Capital Group…
Shaw named EY’s regional ‘entrepreneur of year’
EY, a multinational professional services firm based in the United Kingdom, presented its Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 Award for New England to Benjamin Shaw, founder and CEO of Portland-based Vets First Choice. Shaw, a 2015 Mainebiz Next Award recipient, is one of 17 New England entrepreneurs announced at a special gala…
Fast Growth with Vets First Choice, Six Years Running
Vets First Choice has grown rapidly since our founding in 2010. We serve 20,000 veterinary practices with technology tools that help veterinarians manage their businesses, achieve better outcomes for patients and compete in the marketplace. So far, it’s been an incredible ride – and this is only the beginning.
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