July/Aug. 2008

Letter from the Editor

July 27, 2008

PharmaVOICE is delighted to publish the fourth annual special issue featuring 100 of the most inspiring individuals in the life-sciences industry. This issue has become one of my favorites and, from all accounts, one of yours as well. What’s not to love? This issue celebrates the men and women of the industry who inspire and […]

The Mentors

July 24, 2008

Brian Corvino Mary Lacquaniti Lelia O’Connor Danita Sutton, Ph.D. MENTORING AND SHAPING THE CAREERS OF OTHERS ARE VENERABLE AND ADMIRABLE TALENTS. MENTORING TAKES PATIENCE, FORESIGHT, AND UNSELFISH DEVOTIONTO OTHERS’ SUCCESS and is a skill that is often unheralded — until now. We salute those who take the time from their own busy careers to help […]

The Technologists

July 24, 2008

Valdo Arnera, M.D. Bill Byrom, Ph.D. Philip A. Garland Keith Howells Don Schenker Rodney Spady A creative and passionate approach to pioneering new areas of technology applications and new products has enabled Dr. Bill Byrom to engender real improvements in the drug development process. For the past decade or more, he has been a thought […]

The Patient Advocates

July 24, 2008

The PATIENT ADVOCATES Jon Butko Jaime Cohen Steven V. Edelman, M.D. Linda Kitlinski Kristin Patton Dorothy Smith, Pharm.D. Joseph Tonning, M.D., M.P.H., R.Ph. Meg Walsh Jeanne Zucker The Patient Advocates PATIENT CENTRIC IS AN UNDERSTATEMENT WHEN DESCRIBING THESE INDUSTRY LEADERS. THEY TAKE THEIR RESPONSIBILITIES IN ENSURING PATIENT RIGHTS VERY SERIOUSLY AND WANT TO ENSURE THE […]

The Researchers

July 24, 2008

Julian Adams, Ph.D. Alain D. Baron, M.D. Martine Clozel, M.D. Jean-Jacques Garaud, M.D. Amir H. Kalali, M.D. Dennis Keith, Ph.D. Nick Kenny, Ph.D. Geert J.C.M. Kolvenbag M.D., Ph.D., F.F.P.M Evan Loh, M.D. Karen Seibert, Ph.D. The Researchers PRODUCTS BECOME BRANDS BECAUSE OF THE DEDICATION AND PERSEVERANCE OF THE SCIENTISTS AND RESEARCHERS who nurture the molecules […]

The Brand Champions

July 24, 2008

Jose De Leon Camille DeSantis Susan Dorfman Bill Drummy John Harrington Michael Laferrera Kathy Magnuson Bob Mason Renee Mellas Stephen Neale Linda Richardson Mike Rutstein The Brand Champions MILLIONS OF DOLLARS AND MANY YEARS — IN SOME CASES, DECADES — ARE SPENT MOVING A PRODUCT FROM THE CLINIC TO THE MARKET. CHAMPIONING THE BRAND IS […]

The Change Agents

July 24, 2008

Despite obstacles, these movers and shakers have shouldered the mantle of responsibility and are changing the industry for the better. Jason Appel Jay Bigelow Gregg Brandyberry Santino Costanzo Sean Cunliffe Kathleen Drennan Filipe Duarte Marc Ferrara Thomas Finn Colleen Foley Alberto Grignolo, Ph.D. Michael Harte Rick Keefer Debbie Kenworthy Rebecca Daniels Kush, Ph.D. Michael Leonetti […]

The Entrepreneurs

July 24, 2008

Simon Chin Gerianne Tringali DiPiano Dan Donovan Stephen Gerard Jane Hollingsworth Ramin Najafi, Ph.D. Chris Porter Sandeep Shah Howard Steinberg Christoph Westphal, M.D., Ph.D. Carl Whatley Stan Woodland STARTING A BUSINESS IS EASY.MAKING IT SUCCESSFUL IS ANOTHER STORY. These innovative, forward thinking executives have not only carved out a niche in the life sciences, in […]

The Commanders & Chiefs

July 24, 2008

LEADERS ARE MADE,THEY ARE NOT BORN.THEY ARE MADE BY HARD EFFORT,WHICH IS THE PRICE ALL OF US MUST PAY TO ACHIEVE ANY GOAL THAT IS WORTHWHILE. This quote from the great NFL coach Vince Lombardi sums up the collective excellence of this groupof company leaders,who are taking their organizations to the next level through their […]

Who’s on the List

July 24, 2008

The PHARMAVOICE Indexed by Company Affiliation Abbott Colleen Foley AbelsonTaylor Stephen Neale Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Martine Clozel, M.D. AstraZeneca Geert J.C.M. Kolvenbag M.D., Ph.D., F.F.P.M Barrier Therapeutics Inc. Michael Laferrera BearingPoint Inc. Philip A. Garland Blue Fin Group William Roth Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc. Michael Leonetti BrainCells Inc. James Schoeneck Brand Pharm Kathy Magnuson CDISC […]

Who’s on the List – 2008 – By section

July 24, 2008

July / August 2008 PharmaVOICE The PHARMAVOICE 100 Jeffrey S. Aronin Ovation Pharmaceuticals Inc. Gerianne T. DiPiano FemmePharma Global Healthcare Inc. Chris Porter Clinipace Inc. Kathleen Drennan Iris Global Clinical Trial Solutions Jason Appel SanofiAventis Adriann Sax King Pharmaceuticals Inc. Mike Rutstein DraftFCB NY Dr. Geert Kolvenbag AstraZeneca Keith Howells Medidata Solutions Worldwide The Commanders […]

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