November 20, 2008
Merz Pharmaceuticals, a specialty pharmaceutical company, has hired Dave Shoup as vice president of neurology. Prior to Merz, Shoup was vice president of marketing for the Research Triangle Park division of Talecris Biotherapeutics.
HC&B has hired Mandy Buhler as media director. Buhler will report to Lloyd Sheep, senior vice president, chief strategist.