Posts Tagged ‘Encore Vision’

Get Plugged into Fort Worth’s Entrepreneurial Community in its First Startup Crawl

Posted by Heather Noel

Sometimes entrepreneurial events can give you a sense of déjà vu with the same people gathering over and over again.

A group of startup community builders is working to change that in Fort Worth and hopefully inspire more innovators to …

New Details Released in Novartis’ Purchase of Encore Vision

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Novartis’ purchase of Fort Worth-based Encore Vision carried a $465 million price tag. 

The deal happened late last year, but details of the transaction were kept secret until Swiss-based pharmaceutical company filed SEC documents this week, the Fort

Swiss Pharma Powerhouse Buys Encore Vision

Posted by Lance Murray

Nearly a decade of research to solve a common eye ailment paid off for Encore Vision in Fort Worth.

The company, founded by Alcon Laboratories veteran Bill Burns, has been acquired by pharmaceutical giant Novartis, the Swiss company that also …