Tampa area health tech company rings Nasdaq opening bell


    Trxade Group Inc., a technology and pharmaceutical distribution company headquartered in the Tampa area, was in the spotlight on Wall Street Friday, as Chairman and CEO Suren Ajjarapu and other senior leaders rang the opening bell on Nasdaq.

    Trxade previously was listed on the over-the-counter market and uplisted to the Nasdaq market on Feb. 13, after raising about $5.3 million in a public offering, selling 806,452 shares at $6.50 a share. It now trades under the ticker symbol MEDS.