Michael Costello was named SVP, Group Creative Director of Copy at INVIVO BRANDS, an independent advertising agency with a focus on health and wellness.

Fingerpaint named Bill Kwiatkowski as head of strategy in the full-service health and wellness marketing agency’s Conshohocken, Pa., office.

Companies across the biotech and biopharma industries reported a slew of new leadership appointments, several of which have been explicitly focused on the fields of oncology and precision medicine. 

The Greater Than One (GTO) Group announced that Carol Fraser was appointed Chief People Officer to lead People & Development as the agency continues to prepare for its next phase of growth. Her role at the agency is to support the internal growth of the staff while providing input into the company’s long-term strategic plan.

FCB Health Network president & CEO Dana Maiman on April 21 announced Debra Polkes joined FCBCURE as creative partner and co-managing director. Reporting to Maiman, Polkes will work closely with FCBCURE’s managing director, Tammy Fischer, to continue to drive the momentum and growth of the agency, and take the creative department to even greater heights.

Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness (SSW)—a leading integrated global health and wellness agency and a Publicis Health company—expanded its executive leadership team with the addition of three key appointments: Margot Grover was named Head of Strategy; Jill Cusick was appointed SVP, Human Resources; and Chris Harris was hired as Managing Director.

FCB Health Network president & CEO Dana Maiman on April 12 announced that Anna Loyeva joined Mosaic Group – the Network’s full-service payer and market-access healthcare agency – as management director.

Fingerpaint announced that Pedro “Pete” Irizarry joined the independent, full-service health and wellness marketing agency as the head of account service in the Saratoga Springs, N.Y., office.

Fingerpaint, a full-service health and wellness marketing agency with a global team of more than 450 people, announced that Jeralyn Mastroianni joined the agency as its Chief People Officer. She is also serving on Fingerpaint’s Operating Board.

Digital-native marketing agency closerlook inc. brought on two seasoned agency executives to help nurture and manage its growing portfolio of new business. Former CDM president Gregg Geider joined the agency as VP, managing director. Julie Spoleti, who served as a senior vice president at several New York agencies, was hired as managing director at closerlook.