Amarin announced a new marketing strategy for the company’s Vascepa drug in the United States, starting with reducing the Irish-American biopharmaceutical firm’s sales rep numbers by more than 50 percent.
Med Ad News spoke with Mike Myers (managing director and partner of CrowdPharm and managing director and founder of Cross & Wild) and Steve Bernstein (CEO of Bernstein-Rein Advertising and CrowdPharm partner) about the combination of CrowdPharm and Cross & Wild, what makes CrowdPharm different from other agencies, and how they plan to expand the business in the future.
Matthew Howes was appointed Chief Strategy Officer at The Greater Than One Group (GTO), a privately held, global marketing and communications agency with a proprietary model and focused approach leveraging data, content and media.
Fishawack Health, a leading commercialization partner for the life science industry, appointed Elizabeth (Liz) Landon to a newly created executive role as Chief People Officer.
As a global pandemic has reshaped society, The Bloc has been at the forefront of changing not just what stories get told about healthcare, but how they are told. In doing so, the health creative agency has won more than 200 film and advertising awards during 2020 and 2021.
AbelsonTaylor promoted Dave Schafer to director of digital production and quality assurance.
Imre has expanded the agency’s focus on earned activation with the addition of Bria Rooney as Vice President of Public Relations.
IPG Health CEO Dana Maiman announced that Shaheed Peera joined FCB Health Europe as Global Creative Partner. Best known as founder of the Creative Floor Awards, in addition to other countless achievements, Peera will partner with creative leaders, championing collaboration, diversity & inclusion and continued unparalleled creative excellence across the FCB Health family of agencies.
With gender inequality a continued area of focus for corporations and workplaces around the globe, the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association (HBA) recognized Merck & Co. Inc. and Otsuka America Pharmaceutical Inc. for exemplary workplace initiatives working to close the gender gap in the healthcare and life science industries.
Fully integrated biopharmaceutical solutions organization Syneos Health announced the acquisition of StudyKIK, a leading technology-enabled clinical trial recruitment and retention company.