BioStrata announces new hires to drive continued growth across its specialist marketing communications offering
Life science agency attracts new talent to join its UK headquarters
CAMBRIDGE, UK – 29 JANUARY 2019 – Life science marketing communications agency BioStrata has announced a series of new appointments this quarter, as part of its ongoing strategy to further develop its specialist services across public relations and inbound marketing. All five new hires will be based out of BioStrata’s UK headquarters in Cambridge, although its team also spans North America and mainland Europe.
The active quarter of recruitment is designed to reinforce BioStrata’s strong reputation for combining both scientific research and commercial expertise. Caroline Chambers (Science Writer) has a strong life science background and spent five years in clinical veterinary practice, while Rachael Young (Inbound Account Executive) and Sam Willstead (PR Account Executive) are recent science graduates from the University of Cambridge and the University of Southampton respectively. Two further team members joined the agency from the commercial sector: Sheridan Cook (Office Manager and Executive Assistant) has worked at high tech and biotechnology companies, and Mira Nair (Inbound Account Director) brings valuable experience of successfully applying the inbound methodology in-house at technology and innovation firms, most recently at PA Consulting Group.
Paul Avery PhD, co-founder and Managing Director of BioStrata, commented: "I am thrilled to welcome our newest team members at such an exciting time in our development. As pioneers of the inbound marketing approach for the life science sector, we’ve developed significant experience and knowledge from running such client programs over the last five years. These additional roles will build upon our ability to deliver high-value programs that leverage compelling content drafted by our team of experts to raise awareness, create demand, generate leads and nurture those leads into customers."
As Clare Russell PhD, co-founder and Managing Director of BioStrata, explains: "BioStrata strives to be an exciting, rewarding and stimulating place to work, to nurture creativity and innovation, and to deliver success for our clients. Our new team members share our enthusiasm for connecting life science companies with customers, to aid the adoption of cutting-edge technologies and services that can drive scientific discovery and impact the world around us."
In addition to these recent appointments, the agency is currently recruiting to further grow its inbound, public relations and writing teams (more information can be found at www.biostratamarketing.com/about-us/careers/).
To learn more about BioStrata’s team, industry focus and services, visit www.biostratamarketing.com
BioStrata is a specialist marketing agency working in the life science sector. Started by Paul Avery PhD and Clare Russell PhD in 2014, the company’s growing team with offices in Cambridge (UK) and Boston (US) includes a significant number of people with deep scientific experience and knowledge, such as PhD-qualified scientists and others who spent time in laboratories at the start of their careers. BioStrata is a fully integrated agency offering strategy, branding and message development through to content creation, creative services, digital marketing and public relations. Current clients include companies working in life science research tools, diagnostics, lab automation, biotechnology, drug discovery and pharmaceutical sectors.