The president of Pharbest Pharmaceuticals, Mr. Munir M Islam, established the first successful enterprises in 1983 in Bangladesh. Far along, the Bikalpa Friends Pharmaceutical Corp. went into production in 1986.
In 1989, Mr. Islam began the fulfillment of his vision of becoming a contributing member of the world society. He continued his education and became a registered pharmacist (Rph). In 2000 he extended his vision by establishing a retail pharmacy in a middle-income neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York. He had earned the reputation as a contributor to the neighborhood by opening a new medical center together to the pharmacy in 2005. In addition, he also contributed to the neighborhood economy with the creation of dozens of jobs. He put together a small group of devoted individuals, headed by his trusted associate Tom Summers.
On August 18, 2004 he placed his plans into achievement. The Pharbest Pharmaceuticals Corporation was formed. A site was located for the new corporation, architectural drawings were submitted for approval, permits were applied for and obtained. Construction was begun on September 8, 2005 at 14 Engineers Lane in Farmingdale, L.I., New York on a 20,000 sq. foot pharmaceutical manufacturing plant.