Biotech company expands HQ, creates 160 jobs


KRS Global Biotechnology Inc. has expanded its Boca Raton headquarters by dozens of jobs and thousands of square feet, officials announced Wednesday.

Executives from the pharmaceutical manufacturing and research company held a press conference with Gov. Rick Scott and other city, state and county legislators at its headquarters at 791 Park of Commerce Blvd. in Boca Raton to announce 160 new jobs for the firm.

“They had the choice to go to other states,” Scott said, referring to Texas and California. “But they chose to expand in the great state of Florida.”