19 June 2012, London, Manchester: International business communications consultancy College Hill announces the appointment of three new additions to its Life Sciences team. Jen Lewis joins the Manchester office as an Account Manager, while Dr Rebecca Caygill and Henry Stanley join the London office as Junior Account Executives.
Jen has four years’ experience in marketing and PR, gained while at QIAGEN, a personalised healthcare and diagnostics company, and prior to that at DxS Ltd. Jen has experience in translating complex scientific information into an accessible form for both industry and lay audiences, and in developing stories and features. At College Hill she will support retained PR accounts as well as significant design projects. She has a BA (Hons) in English Literature from the University of Warwick.
Rebecca joins following the completion of her PhD in Bionanotechnology from the University of Leeds. She previously held positions at the UK Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST) and at Campus PR, giving her experience in delivering scientific information to a general audience through press releases, briefings and web copy. At College Hill she will work across a wide spectrum of retained PR accounts as well as on PR projects. She has a BSc (Hons) in Biochemistry with Medicinal Biochemistry from the University of Leeds.
Henry honed his science communications skills while in freelance editorial roles, before which he was studying for his undergraduate degree. His work has been featured in print, and he regularly contributes to a variety of scientific outlets online. At College Hill he will work across a wide spectrum of retained PR accounts as well as on PR projects. He has a BSc (Hons) in Biochemistry from University College London.
Commenting on the appointments, Sue Charles, Managing Partner, said: “Expanding our team shows our commitment to growing the Life Sciences practice at a time when our services are more in-demand than ever. These new hires will help us to take on more and bigger projects to better serve our clients, and we welcome them to the team.”
Sue Charles, Managing Partner
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