Alachua based RTI Surgical has reason to cheer – their revenue is up 19% this quarter compared to last year’s third quarter. The high tech company manufactures surgical implants that utilize cutting edge stem cell technology. Alachua Country is proud to call RTI Surgical a resident, because they serve as a model of success for what startups in the area can achieve. The low costs in the county coupled with the tremendous brain power provided by the University of Florida are a recipe for success. RTI has been so successful, you can monitor them every day on the NASDAQ stock exchange under RTI’s ticker, RTIX.