GAITHERSBURG, Md. (WJZ) — Gov. Larry Hogan toured the brand new Novavax World Headquarters web site in Montgomery County, Maryland Thursday morning.
“It’s an thrilling day for Montgomery County and the state of Maryland and particularly for Novavax,” Hogan mentioned after his tour. “I couldn’t be extra excited to be again right here.”
Hogan toured the present HQ in Sept. 2020 and mentioned he’s much more thrilled to see the developments since then.
” I acquired an opportunity to see firsthand a number of the innovative analysis that this firm has been doing,” Hogan mentioned. “And that point, we had been within the thick of our lengthy battle with COVID-19 towards the worst international pandemic in additional than 100 years.”
He mentioned Maryland has been on the forefront of the combat towards COVID-19, with practically 40 firms within the state working to develop or manufacture therapeutics.
“We’re so happy that with this unbelievable enlargement and Novavax will proceed his life saving work right here for a few years to come back,” Hogan mentioned.
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