Louisville, Ky. (December 5, 2017) – PharmaCord LLC, an independently-owned healthcare services company, has recently announced the addition of Whitney Mardis as Director, Client Solutions (Value and Services) and the naming of Beth Roberts as the Director of Marketing.
“We continue to define, extend and develop our leadership team. Both are a tremendous asset to our company and will continue to work in their respective departments while being an integral part of the solutions for our biopharma partners and the development of PharmaCord,” states Nitin Sahney, Founder and CEO.
Ms. Mardis is a participating member of the business development and operation groups with responsibility for development and implementation of PharmaCord’s service solutions. In this role, she is instrumental in formulating innovative solutions that demonstrate definitive value for biopharma clients and their key stakeholder.
Before joining PharmaCord, Ms. Mardis worked at US WorldMeds as Senior Manager, Medical Affairs. During her time there, she led the transition of nurse education services to a new contractor with the intent to improve the quality of education services provided to patients. Ms. Mardis also worked with cross functional partners to identify key performance metrics and execute an action plan, resulting in increased patient starts and improved patient adherence. She brings over 12 years of experience working within the biopharma industry at Biogen, Abbvie, and Luitpold Pharmaceuticals serving in various sales and sales leadership positions.
Ms. Mardis holds a bachelor’s degree in dietetics from the University of Kentucky and a master’s degree in business administration from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University and served nearly 4 years as an officer and Registered Dietitian in the United States Navy.
Ms. Roberts has been with PharmaCord since January of 2017 in a project management capacity. She has participated in launch projects including administration, communications, facilities and business development. In her new role, she will be responsible for providing leadership, strategic direction and the execution of all marketing planning and communications, brand management, marketing analytics & ROI metrics and community engagement.
Before joining PharmaCord, Ms. Roberts most recently worked for Merrill Lynch and before that at Omnicare, a Fortune 500 healthcare services company, reporting directly to the CEO. Ms. Roberts holds a bachelor of arts degree in education from Northern Kentucky University.