Kristen Sharron-Albright Head of Marketing at Noven Pharmaceuticals
Kristen Sharron-Albright, the current Head of Marketing at Noven Pharmaceuticals, was until recently VP Sales and Marketing, Anti-Infective Marketing and Institutional SalesSpecialty Care Business Unit at Pfizer. She is an experienced business leader with 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. She has a strong track record of delivering results in highly competitive and complex markets. Starting her career in sales at Eli Lilly, she then held positions of increasing responsibility at Lilly, Neurogen, and Pfizer, where she was responsible for sales and marketing in a franchise business model. In her spare time she volunteers, serves on the leadership committee for her church, and enjoys hiking.
Chris Bergstrom Chief Strategy & Commercial Officer at WellDoc
Chris Bergstrom currently serves as the Chief Strategy & Commercial
Officer at WellDoc. Chris has held positions at leading healthcare
companies, such as P&G Healthcare and Roche Diagnostics, where
he launched two leading blood glucose systems. Immediately prior
to joining WellDoc, Chris served in Strategic Marketing and
led the Business Development initiatives for Becton Dickinson,
Diabetes Care. Mr. Bergstrom also served as an adviser to the
CEO of Tapestry Medical (now Alere Home Monitoring) as they
pioneered a remote home patient monitoring service model, which
has become widely used for patients taking blood thinning medication.
Chris holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the Kelley School
of Business at Indiana University and earned his MBA from Columbia
Sebastian "Sebby" Borriello VP of Sales & Marketing at Mentor Worldwide LLC
Sebastian "Sebby" Borriello is currently serving as National
Sales Director at Mentor Worldwide LLC. Sebby's career has included
executive sales and marketing positions at Johnson & Johnson
Healthcare Systems Inc., Ethicon, Inc. and Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceuticals,
Sebby received his B.A. in Public Administration from St. John's
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in '81, and received his
M.S. in Organizational Dynamics from the University of Pennsylvania
Lewis Chapman VP of Global Marketing at BioMarin
Lewis Chapman has spent over thirty years in health care management. He served as VP of Global Strategic Marketing at BioMarin Pharmaceutical from 2007 to 2012, where he was responsible for strategic marketing and product portfolio analyses, and implemented medical education, brand enhancement and sales support programs on a worldwide basis. He oversaw the global launch of Kuvan, which in the U.S. was 112% to budget in 2008, the first year on the market. Previously he with Alpha Innotech Corporation as Vice President Global Sales and Marketing, where global sales grew 26% in 2004 and 22% in 2005 under his leadership. Lewis started his career with Eli Lilly & Company, with roles at Syntex and Genentech, where he was responsible for the global commercial launch of Activase (t-PA), the largest biopharm product launch in the history of the industry up to that time (first year sales $187 million).
Nick Gurreri Formerly Senior VP at Insmed Inc.
Nick Gurreri is a business leader and General Manager with over
20 years of experience, consistently achieving high performance
and profitability through strong leadership and cohesive team
building in the biopharmaceutical and medical device industries.
Nick has held executive positions at both Pfizer and Bristol-Myers
Nick received a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University
of Delaware, and also acquired a Master of Science in Information
Assurance at Carnegie Mellon University.
Bob Roda VP and General Manager at BD
Bob Roda is a Senior Commercial executive with extensive experience
in delivering business growth and profit in the Medical Tech
and Diagnostics Industries. He currently serves as WW VP and
General Manager at Becton Dickinson where he is responsible
for the global infusion therapy business. Prior to his role
at BD, Bob held a variety of roles of increasing commercial
responsibility within the MD&D sector at Johnson & Johnson.
His diverse background includes positions in Sales & Marketing
at Johnson & Johnson Medical, Inc, Ethicon, Inc and Ortho-Clinical
Diagnostics. While at J&J, Bob also served as the Executive
sponsor of the Commercial Leadership Development Program as
well as the Chair of the VP Marketing Council for all of MD&D.
Bob is a highly respected, successful global leader with proven
abilities in diverse disciplines.
Bob holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from The College of Business
Administration at the University of Rhode Island.