January 11, 2005
Par taps MacPhee as new SVP, branded marketing and sales
Par Pharmaceuticals named John MacPhee as senior vice president, branded marketing and sales. MacPhee will be instrumental in Par's development of a new line of branded pharmaceutical products for specialty markets. He assumes marketing and sales responsibilities as Par prepares for the launch of its initial branded product, an advanced formulation of Megace(R) (megestrol acetate oral suspension). MacPhee joins from Forest Laboratories, where he was vice president of marketing for Forest Pharmaceuticals.