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Two Clinical and Medical Affairs Searches Completed in December

Milford,  MA -January 14, 2015– Prestige Scientific, an executive search firm that advises clients on recruiting impactful leaders with proven abilities to increase productivity, decrease expenses, and mitigate business risk in the drug development process. The search team at Prestige Scientific has successfully completed two critical management searches for two clients.  The first search was a Director, Scientific Communications for a global biopharmaceutical  who develops…

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Clinical Appointments Complete Team Build Out

Milford, MA-January 14,2015– Prestige Scientific an executive search firm that advises clients on recruiting impactful leaders, today announced its successful completion of two Clinical Trial Managers. Both searches were  for a pharmaceutical company that aims to transform the lives of people suffering from cancer and various orphan diseases by developing innovative therapies.  With these two appointments, Prestige Scientific has now built and…

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Do You Promote Talent, Or Hold It Back?

We recently conducted a search for a client in a very difficult area of the industry. The feedback from the head of the department was positive, however, the rest of the group had hesitations because the candidate had been a fast riser in their career, but almost too fast. Which was partially true. Based on years of experience, he seemed…

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Prestige Scientific Builds Regulatory Management Team

Prestige Scientific Builds Regulatory Management Team BOSTON, MA- November 26, 2014 – Prestige Scientific, an executive search firm that advises clients on recruiting impactful leaders with proven abilities to increase productivity, decrease expenses, and mitigate business risk in the drug development process. Today they announced they have successfully completed searches for three Directors of Regulatory Affairs across multiple functions for a global…

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Prestige Scientific Completes Medical Director, Neurology Search

Prestige Scientific announces the successful completion of search #4393:  Medical Director, Neurology MILFORD MA- November 2014-Prestige Scientific, an executive search firm that advises clients on recruiting impactful leaders, today announced its successful completion of Search Project #4393.  This is the second completed Physician search assignment for this client inside the past year. This hire will strengthen our client’s clinical development function while providing…

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IN THE NEWS: Prestige Scientific quoted in the Boston Globe

http://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2014/09/06/job-market-red-hot-for-those-with-right-skills/RLmg75YwJw6G71eRmJ5xUK/story.html

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Clinical: Is Social Media un-blinding studies?

Clinical:  Is Social Media un-blinding studies? If patients are sharing information about clinical trials online, then what does that mean for the future of blinded studies? This is a good article about the challenges to engage  and educate patients. Great article on the topic by Craig Lipset: http://www.nature.com/nm/journal/v20/n3/full/nm0314-231.html    

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What to Expect When Expecting… a Biotech Acquisition

What to Expect When Expecting… a Biotech Acquisition We’ve all either been there in person or heard the stories. Acquisitions and mergers are all over and through the last 15 years in the industry, our office has seen our fair share. Just in Massachusetts alone, we saw Takeda and Millennium, Genzyme and Sanofi, Sepracor and DSP, MGI and Eisai, and more recently, the…

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Prestige Scientific Recently Completes Three Searches

Prestige Scientific Recently Completes Three Searches BOSTON, MA- August 28, 2014 – Prestige Scientific, an executive search firm that advises clients on recruiting impactful leaders with proven abilities to increase productivity, decrease expenses, and mitigate business risk in the drug development process, today announced its successfully completed searches for two Global Directors of Regulatory Affairs and a Head of Purchasing/Procurement.…

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4 Things to Know About Highest VC Funded Biotech Cities in Q2 14

4 Things to Know About Highest VC Funded Biotech Cities in Q2 14 1. These are the Top 5 I. San Francisco $866M II. Boston $540M III. San Diego $167M IV. NY $125M V. Great Lakes $123M 2. $1.8B on 122 deals 3. The best Q2 since 1995 4. Cause for VC investments? Numerous IPO’s in the last 18 months…

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