Story excerpt provided by Columbus Business First.
Written by Carrie Ghose.
McKesson Corp., one of the three biggest U.S. health-care products distributors, announced Wednesday it would acquire the fast-growing Columbus software maker in a deal that could grow to $1.37 billion depending on its financial performance over the next two years…
“…This is another great example that Ohio grows billion-dollar companies,” said a statement from David Goodman, director of the Ohio Development Services Agency and chairman of the Third Frontier Commission. “This is Gov. (John) Kasich’s technology vision – that the success of companies like CoverMyMeds provides reinvestment opportunity so other startups can build the tech companies of tomorrow…”
Originally published January 26, 2017.