Palio Named Agency of Record for FOSRENOL(R)
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Palio, an inVentiv Health (Nasdaq: VTIV) company, is pleased to announce that Shire Pharmaceuticals (LSE: SHP, Nasdaq: SHPGY, TSX: SHQ) has engaged Palio as agency of record to lead the professional advertising and promotion for Shire's FOSRENOL, which is part of Shire's renal business unit.
"We are excited to put our team's experience and insight to work on behalf of this important product. And, we look forward to becoming a true marketing partner with Shire's FOSRENOL team," said Mike Myers, president of Palio.
Shire is a global specialty biopharmaceutical company with US operations headquartered in Chester County, Pennsylvania, just outside of Philadelphia.
"Palio's initial concept work on FOSRENOL demonstrated a level of strategic thinking and creativity that was unmatched. Their focus on the brand, their medical insight, and their commitment to our business has raised our expectations," said Joe Schlitz, vice president, US commercial lead, renal business unit, Shire Pharmaceuticals. "At Shire, our mission is to develop and market medicines that improve the quality of life for patients and their caregivers. We're looking forward to working with Palio in achieving our vision."
Palio, a full-spectrum advertising and communications agency headquartered in Saratoga Springs, NY, excels in brand creation that changes the way people think with execution that will Never be forgotten(SM). For more information on Palio, visit http://www.palio.com.
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