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Black Belt Pharma


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Black Belt Pharma

  1. 1. Black Belt Farma A New Business Model for Economic Development In Central Alabama
  2. 2. Farma Farm: Birmingham Model Birmingham Independent farmers and/or co-ops Pharma Company Hale county County Health Services County Health Services County Health Services Citizens Holding company for processing plants McK CVS Distribution ? county ? county
  3. 3. Finding the Right Product: Selection Funnel Drugs with large market potential Plant-derived drugs Off patent Conditions/Afflictions with magnitude in the targeted area Conducive to being grown in the Black Belt counties Low-tech pre-process Refinement in Birmingham
  4. 4. Birmingham Operations <ul><li>Leadership </li></ul><ul><li>Business Development </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Distribution </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>County relationships </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Manufacturing team for refinement </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Transportation (outsourced?) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Operations Control </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Research </li></ul>
  5. 5. County Operations <ul><li>Plant Manager </li></ul><ul><li>Product Staff </li></ul><ul><li>Business Development </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Partner with local Community College </li></ul></ul>