Healthcare Industry News: Mylan
News Release - October 20, 2008
Bob Cunard Appointed President of Glades PharmaceuticalsCORAL GABLES, Fla., Oct. 20 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Stiefel Laboratories' wholly-owned subsidiary, Glades Pharmaceuticals, announced today the promotion of Bob Cunard to president of the company. Previously Cunard served as chief operating officer. Glades specializes in the sales and marketing of generic pharmaceutical products, with a unique focus on dermatological and specialty pharmaceuticals.
"We are delighted to have someone as accomplished as Bob leading Glades," said Bill Humphries, president, Stiefel. "His extensive experience in the generic pharmaceutical industry coupled with his vast understanding of business development makes him the ideal choice for this position at Glades, where the three-pronged business model focuses on internal development, strategic alliances and select product opportunities."
As president, Cunard will be responsible for all company activities including daily operations, strategy and business development activities related to the organization's commercial initiatives.
Cunard joined Glades in May 2006 as senior vice president of Commercial Operations, with responsibility for all sales and marketing activities. He also has lifecycle management responsibilities for Stiefel, where he collaborates with the Stiefel U.S. Commercial Team to evaluate and implement product lifecycle management strategy.
A 17-year veteran committed to the generic pharmaceutical industry, Cunard has considerable experience in wholesaling, retailing and manufacturing of generic drugs. Before coming to Glades, he spent seven years with Mylan Pharmaceuticals in various management capacities, with the last position held as senior vice president of Marketing and Strategic Development. In these positions Cunard worked closely with the sales group in achieving revenue goals through targeted customer programs. He also held pharmaceutical purchasing positions with Rite Aid and Value Drug Company.
Cunard holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics from the University of Pittsburgh. He lives in Duluth with his wife Melissa and two children, Ryder (7) and Maura (4).
About Glades Pharmaceuticals
Glades Pharmaceuticals was formed in 1991 and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Stiefel Laboratories, Inc., the world's largest independent dermatology company.
Glades specializes in the sales and marketing of safe and effective high-quality generic, branded-generic, and brand pharmaceutical products.
Glades is committed to providing excellent products and superior service for both customers and business partners. For more information, please visit www.glades.com
Source: Stiefel Laboratories
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