People News: Biogen Idec, Noven Pharmaceuticals and Corbett Accel
Noven Pharmaceuticals hired Andrew Panagy as VP, marketing & sales. Prior to joining Noven, Panagy served as VP and global business manager of Wyeth's Women's Health Care business unit, with principal responsibility for its menopausal product portfolio, and as Wyeth's VP, US marketing – Women's Health Care. Panagy will be responsible for all marketing and sales activities at Noven Therapeutics and Novogyne Pharmaceuticals, Noven's joint venture with Novartis. He will report to Jeffrey Eisenberg, Noven's president and CEO and Novogyne's president.
Geoffrey Melick, formerly of Corbett Accel, joined Tribune Company as SVP health, in which role he will head health advertising and oversee Healthkey.com. Melick was EVP/interactive marketing and e-innovation at Corbett Accel.