NORTH READING, MA--(Marketwired - May 10, 2016) - TraceLink Inc., the world's largest track and trace network for connecting the life sciences supply chain and eliminating counterfeit prescription drugs from the global marketplace, today announced that Shabbir Dahod, President and CEO of TraceLink, has been named semifinalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2016 Award in the New England program. The awards program, which is celebrating its 30th year, recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Shabbir was selected as a semifinalist by a panel of independent judges including previous entrepreneur winners, leading CEOs, private equity and venture capital investors. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on June 23, 2016 at the Boston Marriott Copley Place.

"Building an innovative team and the market-leading Life Sciences Cloud network platform that today is connecting over 220,000 pharmaceutical manufacturers, distributors and dispensers to help protect the global medicine supply and transform the life sciences supply chain has been deeply rewarding," said Shabbir Dahod, president and CEO of TraceLink. "I am very honored and proud to be recognized by EY and the judges. This further validates the company's hard work and is a testament to the innovation and execution of the organization that we've built and the trust of our customers in the work we do."

Since its founding in 2009, TraceLink has seen rapid growth as companies as diverse as the largest global pharmaceutical company and the smallest independent pharmacy have come to rely on TraceLink to help them manage today's complex track and trace regulations while improving visibility and information about the medicines they produce, distribute and dispense. Today, over $155 billion in medicines are protected by the Life Sciences Cloud.

To learn more about how TraceLink is helping companies across the globe use flexible serialization, track and trace, and reporting solutions on a global cloud platform to protect patient safety and meet compliance requirements for the US, the EU, China, Brazil, South Korea, India, Turkey, Argentina and other countries, please visit

About TraceLink
TraceLink is the world's largest track and trace network for connecting the Life Sciences supply chain and eliminating counterfeit prescription drugs from the global marketplace. Leading businesses, including 16 of the top-20 global pharmaceutical companies, trust the TraceLink Life Sciences Cloud to deliver complete global connectivity, visibility and traceability of pharmaceuticals from ingredient to patient. A single point and click connection to the Life Sciences Cloud creates a supply chain control tower that delivers the information, insight and collaboration needed to improve performance and reduce risk across global supply, manufacturing and distribution operations. A winner of numerous industry awards including Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 (ranked number 293 in 2015), the Amazon AWS Global Start-Up Challenge Grand Prize, and the Edison Award for Innovation in Health Management, the Life Sciences Cloud is used by businesses across the globe to meet strategic goals in ensuring global compliance, fighting drug counterfeiting, improving on-time and in-full delivery, protecting product quality and reducing operational cost. For more information on TraceLink and our solutions, visit or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.

TraceLink is funded by FirstMark Capital, Volition Capital and F-Prime Capital.

About EY Entrepreneur Of The Year®
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world's most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first and only truly global award of its kind, Entrepreneur Of The Year celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries.

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Laura MacSweeney (for TraceLink)
Red Javelin Communications
(781) 395-6420