Centron Grows Staff With New Additions
NEW YORK, July 2013 – Centron is proud to announce the addition of new staff members to its team. “Centron is having a great year in 2013. As our operations continue to grow, we are pleased to welcome this group of talented individuals to our team,” says Michael Metelenis, President of Centron. “Their combined skills and years of experience will continue to fuel our excellence and meet the needs of our clients and brands.”
Kimberly Romagnola brings over 20 years of experience to Centron as SVP, Managing Director. She previously held senior vice president positions at DraftFCB and Cline Davis & Mann.
Doug Levy brings to Centron over 20 years of experience in medical advertising, education, and promotion. As SVP, Management Supervisor, he provides unique expertise in marketing and creative strategy.
Sara Crawford, VP Account Group Supervisor, brings to Centron 15 years of healthcare communications experience with a focus in oncology. She was previously with Brand Pharm and Saatchi & Saatchi Health.
Mary Anne Carter joins Centron as an Account Group Supervisor, bringing with her
8 years of experience in the medical communications industry.
Jackie Ngai, Account Group Supervisor, joins Centron from DraftFCB. She received her MS in Corporate Public Relations from Boston University, and has over 8 years of account management experience.
Shilpa Patel, Account Supervisor, joins Centron from Saatchi & Saatchi Health. She received her MS in Cognitive Neuroscience and has over 5 years of account management experience.
Eva Schicker joins our team as a Senior Art Director with over 17 years of pharmaceutical advertising experience. She was VP, Associate Creative Director of Art at Euro RSCG Life, and has won multiple Rx Club awards.
Jenny Krieger, our new Senior Account Executive, comes to us from Grey Healthcare Group. She has over 5 years of account management experience, including work with the Falk Group and CMD & Partners.
Warren Van Name brings over 20 years of experience to Centron as a Senior Project Manager. He has held similar positions at agencies such as Cline Davis & Mann and GlobalHue.
Kaitlyn McNamara joins the Centron team as a Senior Art Director. She was formerly an Art Director with Harrison and Star.
Adam Wroblewski joins Centron as a Copywriter. He holds an MA in English Literature from Ohio University, where he also taught writing, literature, and film.
Darwin Ilac joins Centron as an Art Director. He studied Visual Communication at Kean University, where he earned his BFA.
Christine Pezza comes to Centron as an Assistant Account Executive from Loyola University in Maryland, where she earned a BBA in Marketing.
This influx of talent significantly reinforces Centron’s strength and is indicative of exponential growth. Says Metelenis, “The strategic, creative, and management contributions of our new talent will be indispensable to the continued success of Centron.”
Centron is a full-service medical communications agency offering senior-level strategic expertise across a range of therapeutic areas. The Centron staff has many years of pharmaceutical experience and is committed to building bold, effective, and synergistic communications. Centron is a HealthSTAR Communications company and is based in New York, NY. Learn more about Centron at www.centroncom.com.
About HealthSTAR Communications
HealthSTAR Communications is one of the largest marketing services networks in the industry. Its 10 integrated and complementary divisions provide a comprehensive portfolio of traditional and unique services. The HealthSTAR companies have worked with more than 100 different pharmaceutical and healthcare manufacturers representing more than 207 brands. HealthSTAR’s mission is to significantly improve the effectiveness and efficiency of healthcare communications. HealthSTAR offers a full range of marketing services to reach and communicate with all of the stakeholders in healthcare: providers, consumers, purchasers, and managers. The company is privately held and based in Mahwah, NJ. Learn more about HealthSTAR Communications at www.healthstarcom.com.
Contact: Lori Paige
Posted: September 2013