Sponsors – 13th Public Relations & Communications Summit

The 13th PR & Communications Summit is the only forum for networking and forming lasting relationships with leading communicators in the life science industry. If you are interested in connecting with our audience of senior level communicators, please contact Jayson Mercado at 212-400-6236 or jmercado@exlevents.com.


Marquee Partner

GCI Health

GCI Health is an award-winning healthcare public relations agency powered by best-in-the-business professionals across North America and Europe. The agency’s client roster spans all sectors in healthcare, including pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical technology, consumer health, provider groups (hospitals and managed care), health IT, aesthetics, and nonprofit. GCI Health offers clients an accessible senior-level leadership team, a commitment to beating client expectations, and an obsession with anticipating the challenges of an increasingly complex and transforming healthcare communications environment. With insider’s knowledge of health media, high science, digital health strategy, consumer activation, crisis management, reputation building, patient advocacy and health education, GCI Health’s focus on delivering results is unrelenting.

Website: http://www.gcihealth.com/



dna Communications

dna Communications is a diverse team of dynamic healthcare specialists across different specialisms, delivering unparalleled passion for communications, cutting-edge expertise in KOL advocacy, and dedication to achieving real results.

Website: http://www.dna-comms.com


Golin pairs creative consumer marketing and branding, with experience in science, clinical practice and regulatory issues. From strategy through execution, we lead our clients through critical communications challenges that recognize and capitalize on opportunities, ranging from new product launches, regulatory milestones, health policy initiatives and advocacy relations.

We understand that within the highly regulated global healthcare environment, innovation can be a difficult goal to attain, and yet, time and time again, we have proven that doing something different can have tangible benefits. We also know the most effective programs are meaningful, relevant, heard and acted upon. They inspire action to change or reinforce desired behavior and attitudes for brands.

Website: http://www.golin.com

Green Room Communications

Green Room brings business communications to the next level. We use a new-school approach where we partner with companies to set solid strategies and then execute flawlessly through skills-based, customized and integrated teams. Our non-traditional business model is designed so that each client can tap into the most relevant resources needed to achieve business results.

Website: http://greenroompr.com/

Harris Insights & Analytics

Website: http://www.harrispollonline.com


Ketchum is a leading global communications firm with operations in more than 70 countries across six continents. The winner of 19 Cannes Lions and an unprecedented five PRWeek Campaign of the Year Awards, Ketchum partners with clients to deliver strategic programming, game-changing creative and measurable results that build brands and reputations. For more information on Ketchum, a part of Omnicom Public Relations Group, visit www.ketchum.com.

Website: http://www.ketchum.com


MultiVu, the award-winning multimedia production, distribution and media strategy group within PR Newswire, can help you drive and inspire action from your communications programs. Our creative production team offers creativity, expertise and the resources to deliver any content you may need to help drive your message to your key audiences.

Website: http://www.prnewswire.com/multivu/

The Coyne Agency

Coyne is a full-service, integrated communications agency with expertise in a variety of industries. Our award-winning Coyne Health group delivers full-service strategic, creative and multichannel engagement solutions across the spectrum of healthcare including health & wellness, medical & science, and advocacy & cause. Using our proprietary strategic planning model, ActivationHealthTM, we drive activation for industry-leading healthcare businesses, brands and services. Notably, our seasoned, insight-driven team creates breakthrough programs that deliver measurable outcomes against our clients’ business objectives while helping navigate clients through a rapidly-changing marketplace.

Website: http://www.coynepr.com/healthcare

Tonic Life Communications

Tonic Life Communications is the go-to agency for both established brands and ambitious startups. With more than 30 years in healthcare communications the agency has a long track record of PR successes across therapeutic categories for prescription and OTC medications, devices, and healthcare services. We help humanize the scientific story and navigate the global regulatory environment. We are relationship builders and collaborate with clinicians and advocacy partners to expertly tell your stories to both professional and consumer audiences.

Website: http://www.toniclc.com/

Vitiello Communications Group

Vitiello Communications Group (VTLO) is the go-to expert for employee engagement, leadership and change communications. When you choose VTLO as your creative partner, you get customized, integrated communications programs that drive business results. Based in New Jersey with consultants in key markets throughout the U.S., VTLO serves a range of industries, including pharmaceuticals, life sciences, medical devices, financial services, utilities and technology. We have proven, award-winning capability in mergers and acquisitions, new leader introductions, headquarters relocations, and business transformation. VTLO is a certified woman-owned business by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) and by the State of New Jersey.

Website: http://vtlo.com/


Founded and led by CEO Jim Weiss in 2001, W2O Group is an independent, fast-growing network of complementary marketing and communications firms focused on integrated business solutions that drive change and growth for the world’s leading brands and organizations. W2O Group firms employ proprietary analytics to ensure precise communications in today’s social and digital reality. W2O Group serves clients through a network of firms – WCG, Twist Mktg, Pure, Marketeching, and Sentient – with a growing footprint of offices in the United States and Europe.

Website: http://www.w2ogroup.com

WE Communications

WE Communications works with innovative companies focused on delivering the next big thing. We partner with clients to transform their businesses through storytelling. Our playground is healthcare, consumer, social innovation and technology. In healthcare, we translate breakthroughs coming out of the lab, navigating regulatory and economic hurdles while never losing sight of the human side of the story. Our fiercely independent mindset allows us to bring together the best talent, partners and ideas to create powerful, persuasive campaigns. Accolades like Cannes Lions, Best Large Agency to Work For and Technology Agency of the Decade adorn our offices.

Website: http://www.we-worldwide.com


Within3 is the leading provider of digital collaboration solutions for the healthcare and life sciences markets. By utilizing Within3’s innovative technology, clients can efficiently convene and engage with groups of healthcare professionals from around the world. Strong support for privacy, regulatory and security standards underpin every implementation. By collaborating more effectively, lower costs and better health outcomes are achieved.

Website: https://www.within3.com