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Purdue Pharma hires new VP of public affairs, communications

Purdue Pharma hires new VP of public affairs, communications

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Josephine Martin was previously EVP of public affairs at PhRMA.

MM&M names winners of Young Jurists program

MM&M names winners of Young Jurists program

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Meet Medela's Katie Busse, Intouch Solutions' Andrew Grojean, Heartbeat's Meghan Kate, Fingerpaint's Travis Rooke, and Havas Life Metro's Dan Sorine.

Analysis: Gender, racial diversity among CMOs shows little sign of progress

Analysis: Gender, racial diversity among CMOs shows little sign of progress

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Several of the top-spending brands have never hired more than one female or non-white marketing boss, and some never have.

Quitting Your Job: Dramatic Exit or Inappropriate?

Quitting Your Job: Dramatic Exit or Inappropriate?

Apologies to Paul Simon, but there must be 50 ways to leave your employer.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, April 3, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, April 3, 2017

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Opdivo/Yervoy combination shows improved survival for melanoma patients in trial; global immunotherapy market likely to reach $75 billion by 2022; Mylan expands EpiPen recall

Drummy passes the torch at Heartbeat, moves to chairman role

Drummy passes the torch at Heartbeat, moves to chairman role

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Agency vets Nadine Leonard and James Talerico to co-lead Publicis-owned shop.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, March 27, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, March 27, 2017

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Alexion names former Baxalta head as CEO; U.S. dollar drops after AHCA-fail; EMA advises suspension of 300 generic drugs by Indian drugmaker

P&G exec who led Always #LikeAGirl campaign moves to comms leadership role at Novartis

P&G exec who led Always #LikeAGirl campaign moves to comms leadership role at Novartis

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P&G's Mark Chakravarty has joined pharma giant Novartis in a senior role.

What five different pharma marketing careers look like

What five different pharma marketing careers look like

Five highly placed insiders in a range of roles and therapeutic categories share secrets to their success and advice that served them well along the way.

Healthgrades' Eric Jensen on providing quality of life

Healthgrades' Eric Jensen on providing quality of life

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Healthcare is sometimes about life or death, but is almost always about quality of life, says the EVP of health system products and strategy.

Roundtable: How healthcare agencies can retain and attract A-list talent

Roundtable: How healthcare agencies can retain and attract A-list talent

Seven execs from A-list agencies weigh in on talent acquisition and retention.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, March 2, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, March 2, 2017

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Ten drugmakers seek to exclude pricing information from proxy ballots; roughly 85% of patient advocacy groups get industry funding; Juno halts lead CAR-T project

Deloitte taps Havas Lynx's Mickelberg as MD

Deloitte taps Havas Lynx's Mickelberg as MD

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Dennis Urbaniak has also been named chief digital officer at Havas Lynx.

Industry hires and promotions: February 2017

Industry hires and promotions: February 2017

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Novo Nordisk appoints new CEO, and more people moves for you to know about

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, February 6, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, February 6, 2017

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Novo Nordisk CEO describes 'volatile' pricing environment; Lilly to cut 200 research and development jobs; pharma opts out of Super Bowl this year

BreathResearch's Nirinjan Yee on being a female entrepreneur

BreathResearch's Nirinjan Yee on being a female entrepreneur

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A bout with Lyme disease led Yee to found a company that helps patients measure and track their breathing patterns.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, January 20, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, January 20, 2017

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Pharma among top sponsors of Trump inauguration parties; AstraZeneca exec to replace GSK president of global pharmaceuticals; EpiPen rival to relaunch

Wunderman Health taps former Merkle exec as SVP of strategy and analytics

Wunderman Health taps former Merkle exec as SVP of strategy and analytics

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Deborah Furey will lead the agency's pilot of a new personalized marketing offering.

MM&M opens nominations for Hall of Femme

MM&M opens nominations for Hall of Femme

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MM&M last year named its inaugural class of 16 Femmes and 20 Women to Watch. Who should be considered for this year's list of breakthough women?

Women, Sometimes Too Risk-Averse, Should Instead Focus on Possibility

Women, Sometimes Too Risk-Averse, Should Instead Focus on Possibility

Think back on your career. Did you take the "riskier" assignments?

Industry hires and promotions: January 2017

Industry hires and promotions: January 2017

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Endo hires new head of U.S. branded pharma, and three other people moves for you to know about.

Tonic Life promotes Stephanie DeViteri to MD

Tonic Life promotes Stephanie DeViteri to MD

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DeViteri started in the newly created role this month.

MMC's Diana Littman on waiting for a decision after a pitch

MMC's Diana Littman on waiting for a decision after a pitch

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She says her experience in consumer brands helps her push healthcare clients to be more creative.

QuintilesIMS taps Staub as head of R&D solutions

QuintilesIMS taps Staub as head of R&D solutions

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The merger of Quintiles and IMS Health closed in October.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, January 4, 2017

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Sanofi, Regeneron denied bid to overturn Amgen win in patent case; Abbott to close St. Jude deal; Gilead hires SVP of hematology and oncology

Millennial staffers at agencies seek work-life balance and strong supervisors

Millennial staffers at agencies seek work-life balance and strong supervisors

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Many young staffers agree one of the biggest challenges in their careers has been learning the delicate balance of when to speak up and when to listen.

The next generation: Q&As with 3 agency staffers

The next generation: Q&As with 3 agency staffers

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MM&M conducted Q&As with Stephanie Robinson, senior account manager, The Bloc; Jessica Hill, account supervisor, Ogilvy CommonHealth; and Austin Bald, account executive, TBWA\WorldHealth.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, December 13, 2016

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Lilly to offer discounts for insulin products; Trump reportedly considering Scott Gottlieb to lead FDA; three execs depart Valeant

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, December 9, 2016

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, December 9, 2016

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BMS to pay $19.5 million to settle marketing violations for Abilify; AstraZeneca to cut 700 U.S. jobs; Trump reportedly considering Jim O'Neill to lead FDA

Spectrum names Jonathan Wilson CEO

Spectrum names Jonathan Wilson CEO

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Wilson will succeed founder and CEO John Seng.

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