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July/Aug. 2017
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Letter from the Editor
Storied Careers This is my favorite issue of the year [...]
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Taren Grom, Editor

On The Cover

Who’s On The List by Section
This article contains the list of 100 honorees. If you want to read the article featuring a particular person, please view the Section in which he/she is featured. Change Agents Danielle Bedard inVentiv Health Kathy Biberstein Alkermes Kim Carpenter HCB Health Dr. Ryan Cohlhepp Takeda Oncology Susan Cuozzo Virgo Health Dr. Lou Garrison University of [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

Features

The Change Agents
Jane Winter Rises to Every Challenge Title: Senior VP, Head of Regulatory and Quality Consulting Company: INC Research/inVentiv Health Education: BSc (Hons) Botany, Manchester University, UK Family: Daughters, for their patience and meals they have made her while she’s on teleconferences Hobbies: Walking, pilates, singing in a choir, cooking, gardening Bucket List: 
Visit all seven [...]
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Reading List
What are they reading for their careers? The PharmaVOICE 100 are continually curious and are always eager to expand their knowledge base. This is a sample of their professional reading list.
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PharmaVOICE Staff

The Clinical Experts
Mark Penniston The Curious Pragmatist Title: Executive VP and General Manager, Clinical Analytics & Source Company: Chiltern Education: BS, MS, University of Massachusetts Family: Wife, Melissa Hobbies: Reading, traveling to National Parks & Disney Social Media: In this biotech environment, it’s rare to find teams that stay together for decades. But when you have a [...]
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The Collaborators
Jesse Johanson Voicing Collaborative Ideas Title: Executive VP, Director of Strategic Planning Company: McCann Echo Education: BS, Animal Science, MS, Nutritional Science, University of Wisconsin – Madison Family: Wife, Amy; children, Madeline and Michael, who have always been hugely supportive of everything he does Hobbies: Coaching soccer, fly-fishing, gardening Bucket List: Fly fishing in Cuba, [...]
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The Commanders & Chiefs
Kym Denny Creating Opportunities out of Obstacles Title: CEO Company: hVIVO plc Awards/Honors: Entrepreneur of the Year UK category winner for Healthcare, Ernst & Young; Female Executive of the Year in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Gold Award, Women in Business Stevie Awards; Mayor of London’s Business Advisory Board Associations: BioIndustry Association (BIA) Kym [...]
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Giving Back
The PharmaVOICE 100 honorees share a sincere desire to pay it forward. Philanthropy is a big part of what makes our inspired leaders tick. They generously give of their time and resources.
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PharmaVOICE Staff

The Creatives
Stephanie McGee Mentoring Creativity Title: Executive Creative Director Company: Fingerpaint Marketing (Conshohocken, Pa.) Education: BA, Communication, Arts and Graphic Design, Mount Mary University Family: Mom, Gemman, for her open-mind and her free spirit to think outside the box; Dad, Ditmar, for keeping her focused and teaching her to never waver from her feelings Hobbies: Painting, [...]
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The Entrepreneurs
Natalie McDonald Driving Advertising Efficiency Title: Founder and President Company: Create NYC Education: BS, Chemistry/Business, University of Pittsburgh; MBA, Marketing, Drexel Hobbies: Cooking Bucket List: Travel globally with her family to see the world Awards/Honors: Women Presidents’ Organization 50 Fastest women-owned/led company, 2017; Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Private Companies in the U.S. (twice); [...]
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The Innovators
Dr. Bill Byrom At the Forefront of eClinical Technology Title: Senior Director of Product Innovation Company: ICON Clinical Research Education: BSc, Mathematics with Statistics, University of Nottingham; PhD, University of Strathclyde Family: Wife, Tina; two teenage daughters, Charlotte and Sophie Hobbies: Road cycling, walking his dogs with the family, and watching live indie rock music [...]
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The Marketers
Mark Finn Winning the Game One Pitch at a Time Title: VP, Account Director Company: AbelsonTaylor Education: MBA, Kellogg School of Management Family: Wife, Amy, for her continual support, as Winston Churchill said: “My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.” Hobbies: Coaching son’s baseball and [...]
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The Mentors
Quita Highsmith Passion and Compassion — With Style Title: Head, Alliance and Advocacy Relations Company: Genentech Education: BA, University of Kentucky; MBA, Cornell Family: The Q crew, husband Quincy, her go-to advisor; her children, Quintin and Quinlyn, who keep her tech-savvy; her parents, Gloria Beeler and James Beeler, who still provide guidance, mostly unsolicited Hobbies: [...]
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The Patient Advocates
Nikki Levy Caring Connections Title: VP, Patient Engagement Company: Alkermes Inc. Education: BS, Communications, Illinois State University Family: As a child of a single mom she learned to be fiercely independent, internally motivated and to value hard work Hobbies: Running, reading, traveling Awards/Honors: Marketing Excellence Award from Genentech Social Media: Tweet at:  @nikkilevy22 Patient-centricity is [...]
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The Researchers & Scientists
Dr. Daniel Auclair Bridging the Cancer Gaps Title: Senior VP, Research Company: Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation Education: BS, Biochemistry, MSc, Biochemistry, University of Montreal; PhD, Nutrition/Biochemistry, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Harvard Cancer Center Family: Father — lost to an aggressive form of DLBCL in 2011, who could/would have been treated differently in today’s precision medicine world — [...]
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The Technologists
Steve Powell Tackling Technology Innovation with a Patient-Focus Title: Executive VP of Trial Oversight Company: ERT Education: BSc (Hons),  Mathematics, University of Wales, Cardiff Family: Lori, his wife who supports him in the career decisions and the changes he makes; Betty and Eddie, his mother and father who sacrificed so much to put him through [...]
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Red Jacket Awards
2017 Red Jacket Honorees PharmaVOICE introduced the Red Jacket Award in 2014 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the PharmaVOICE 100. One of the criteria for being named a Red Jacket — our version of a Hall of Fame — is having been recognized previously as a PharmaVOICE 100 honoree, but it’s much more than [...]
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Alternative Jobs
What other job would  you like to attempt? They may be industry stars today, but many of our PharmaVOICE 100 discuss what they would have liked to pursue.    
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