JFK Communications, Inc. Welcomes New Vice President
Princeton-based Healthcare Public relations Firm Expands Leadership Team
Princeton, NJ, February 2, 2010—JFK Communications, Inc., a Princeton, New Jersey-based healthcare public relations firm, is proud to announce the hire of David Patti as Vice President.
David joins JFK Communications with more than a decade of life science-focused experience. In his role as Vice President at JFK Communications, David will oversee client service operations, provide strategic counsel, and lead teams on major JFK accounts including PharmaNet Development Group and NicOx Inc.
“David’s extensive pharmaceutical and medical device experience, coupled with his media relations and patient advocacy expertise is a strong complement to our existing leadership team,” said John F. Kouten, CEO. “This strategic hire will enable JFK to rapidly grow its core business while continuing to provide our clients with exceptional senior counsel and leadership.”
Prior to joining JFK, David led numerous patient and physician-focused public relations campaigns for global biotech, medical device and pharmaceutical companies across multiple therapeutic areas, including cardiology, oncology, infectious disease, dermatology and allergy/asthma. His experience encompasses a wide range of communications disciplines from media relations and clinical data communications to pre-and-post launch FDA approval support, issues management and patient advocacy relations.
Among his accomplishments, David led eight FDA approval launches and executed more than two dozen awareness campaigns from specialty pharma to lifestyle therapies. David has also worked extensively with professional and patient advocacy organizations, including the Breast Cancer International Research Group, American Heart Association and the American Association of Diabetes Educators.
JFK Communications, Inc. provides innovative public relations solutions for the Pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical technology industries. For more information on JFK Communications’ capabilities or career opportunities, please visit www.jfkhealth.com or call (609) 514-5117.
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