Kevin Boykin opened Path-Tec, a medical logistics company that specializes in the packaging, transport and tracking of laboratory specimens, in 2005. With the guidance and support from the Columbus office of the Georgia SBDC, he has grown the business from operating out of a cramped rental storage unit to owning a 130,000 square-foot facility that now employs more than 150 people.
After developing the entrepreneurial bug and hearing customers complain about rising laboratory costs and testing errors, he knew his vison for better products and services would work. Kevin leveraged more than 20 years of experience in the medical field that includes sales, manufacturing and laboratory operations, along with his can-do attitude and a desire to meets the needs of the market that were not being addressed to launch the business.
Along the way he has received immeasurable support from his local SBDC office, ranging from basic business idea development counseling, to access to... Read More