- Largest Independent Healthcare Communications Firm Ranked Among Inc.
Magazine's Fastest Growing Companies in the Nation -
NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- WeissComm Partners, the largest independent communications agency focused on the healthcare industry, today announced 10 recent new hires to work on several new and growing accounts in its San Francisco, New York and Chicago offices.
The Company also announced that the 2007 survey of Inc. Magazine's 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in the Nation ranked WeissComm 1,033 overall and number 52 among the fastest growing companies based in San Francisco.
The new hires include seasoned corporate communications and investor relations experts Monique Greer, formerly of Dendreon Corporation, and Nicole Foderaro, formerly of Nuvelo, Inc. In addition, several other associates have joined its offices across the country, including Danielle Bertrand, Erin Bittner, Julio Cantre, Jessica Carlson, Julie Normart, Brooke Shenkin, Becky Soja and Adrienne Turner. These new hires bring the number of employees to over 60.
The new clients represent a cross section of WeissComm's diverse portfolio of biotech, medical device, diagnostic and pharmaceutical companies. They include Alsius Corporation, Emphasys Medical, Map Pharmaceuticals, Sagent Pharmaceuticals and Sirion Therapeutics.
"Given the increasing competition to retain talented healthcare communications professionals, it is gratifying to see that our entrepreneurial environment and results-oriented approach that truly impact clients' businesses continue to attract some of the best people in the business," said Diane Weiser, COO of WeissComm. "Our growing roster of high-quality, passionate, seasoned professionals are responsible for the company's continued growth and success."
About WeissComm Partners
WeissComm Partners is a full-service public relations agency focused exclusively on serving the corporate and product communications needs of leading biotechnology, pharmaceutical, device and diagnostic companies. At WeissComm, senior counselors are the client's everyday team. WeissComm's team of seasoned professionals specialize in healthcare marketing, corporate and product PR, investor and advocacy relations, clinical trial recruitment and grassroots direct-to-patient PR programs. Ranked among the top independent PR firms in the United States, WeissComm serves clients globally with offices in San Francisco, New York and Chicago, and in London via a strategic alliance with Resolute Communications. For more information, please visit http://www.wcpglobal.com.
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