Founder: Steve Woody

Site: Theraworx

Lowdown: Medical skin product designed to fight infection

Awesomeness: Products used in West Africa to combat the Ebola epidemic

Theraworx™ is a patented technology that’s clinically proven to help control hospital-acquired infections by restoring the skin’s natural defense properties. Having raised over $7M in funding at a company valuation of $122 Million with revenue growth of over 450% in 2014, Avadim Technologies sells its innovative product line Theraworx™ to hospitals across America, medical facilities run by the Department of Defense and Veteran’s Administration, and internationally. Avadim Technologies Inc. strives to serve U.S. healthcare providers by providing tangible opportunities for reduction in the cost of care, as well as improvements in the quality of care and in clinical outcomes.

PRbuzz: Theraworx Provides Support Abroad
Eblen Charities: Asheville Technology to battle Ebola
Citizen-Times: Asheville Medical Firm to Support Military Agencies
The Buyer’s Agent: Business in Asheville is Good