Omni Healthcare Communications LLC/ Managing Partner
Mike’s foundation in the pharmaceutical and communications industries was established during his 22 years at Marion Laboratories/Marion Merrell Dow. Starting in sales, he progressed through sales training, sales management, professional education, and creative development responsibilities. During his tenure with Marion, Mike established non-traditional arenas for the company’s Commercialization efforts, including minority health, artificial intelligence, and managed care. He has authored numerous articles in the trade press on these topics.
Prior to starting Nexus Communications in 2002, Mike held executive management roles with 3 global communications organizations, establishing healthcare communication and medical education divisions for them. At this time Mike focused a great deal of his attention on Strategic Stakeholder Relations, addressing innovative approaches to stakeholder planning and database management. He has managed teams across multiple therapeutic categories for initiatives in a wide variety of media. His therapeutic experience includes cardiology, neurology, oncology, surgery, infectious disease, and women’s health.
Following the sale of Nexus in 2009 to UK-based Fishawack Communications, Mike held the roles of President, managing the US operations, as well as holding a position on the Board of Directors. During this period of time, the Company grew from a mid-sized communications organization to one of the largest independent healthcare agencies, with currently over 700 full-time staff.