July 18, 2006
Schering hires Pfizer PR Cantone
Schering-Plough has hired Pfizer’s Catherine Cantone to head global product communications and advocacy relations for its oncology line. Cantone, who was director of public relations at Pfizer, becomes director, global product communications and advocacy relations in Schering-Plough’s global communications department, reporting to Mary-Frances Faraji, VP, global product communications and advocacy relations. She replaces Joy Schmitt in that role. Cantone previously worked for Pharmacia, Makovsky and the Leukemia Society of America. She is a board member of CancerCare New Jersey and a member of the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association.