14 February 2013, London: College Hill Life Sciences, part of the international business communications consultancy, College Group announces that it is the sponsor for the "Mediscience commentator of the year" at the European Mediscience Awards on 20th June 2013. This will be the 5th year College Hill has sponsored the awards.
The European Mediscience Awards celebrate the best in the quoted and private life science, healthcare and biotech industries. It is the premier event for all stakeholders working in or with quoted and private mediscience companies in Europe and attracts over 500 attendees. To be eligible for an award, the majority of the business of the company, and its subsidiaries, must be in the healthcare (animal and human), medical, pharmaceutical, biotechnology or life sciences sectors. In addition, a significant part of the company's, and its subsidiaries', activities should involve scientific research and development which may or may not be product specific.
The award for "Mediscience commentator of the year" recognises the importance of clear and concise commentary on the sector. It could be awarded to an analyst, a journalist, a columnist, a research house, a specialist website or a team that is dedicated to providing sharp, perceptive and penetrating commentary about the sector. In-depth knowledge of the sector is a given; the Voting Panel look for excellence in the way that knowledge is communicated to the wider audience. Previous winners include the teams at BioCentury and EP Vantage.
Commenting on College Hill's sponsorship of the Award and of the event for the 5th year, Sue Charles, Managing Partner, Life Sciences said:
"We are delighted to be a sponsor at the European Mediscience Awards again, for the 5th year. This event has become a ‘must attend’ dinner for everyone in the industry and we are very pleased to be involved. The Awards not only celebrate the achievements of the year but they also raise the bar and aspirations for the rest of us working in the Mediscience sector. As always, we expect the entry level for nominees to be high and we look forward to announcing the winner in June."
College Hill is a leading international business communications consultancy with an exceptionally strong focus in the Mediscience sector. Its Life Sciences team is unique in that it has expertise across financial, corporate, healthcare and marketing communications, and integrates design into its communications mix. College Hill Life Sciences also offers seamless global outreach with teams located in the UK, Germany, Australia and the US. Its client base spans pharma, biotechnology, medical devices, diagnostics, healthcare, laboratory supply and service providers in addition to venture capitalists, recruitment companies, not-for-profit, academic organisations and science-associated bodies.
For further information:
Managing Partner, Life Sciences
+44 (0)20 7457 2020
Melanie Toyne Sewell
Partner, Life Sciences
+44 (0)20 7457 2020
European Mediscience Awards
Ford Sinclair Events
+44 (0)1277 350 557
Jo Thomas / Christine Restall
jo.thomas[at]ford-sinclair.co.uk / christine.restall[at]ford-sinclair.co.uk
About the European Mediscience Awards Dinner
The European Mediscience Awards celebrates the best in the quoted life science, healthcare and biotech industries. It is the premier networking event for all stakeholders working in or with quoted mediscience companies in Europe and has over 500 attendees. Nominations for the awards can be made online from the beginning of April via the event website www.mediscience-event.co.uk where the criteria for each award and a full list of eligible companies can also be viewed. To be eligible for an award, the majority of the business of the company, and its subsidiaries, must be in the healthcare (animal and human), medical, pharmaceutical, biotechnology or life sciences sectors. In addition, a significant part of the company's, and its subsidiaries', activities should involve scientific research and development which may or may not be product specific.
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Melanie Toyne-SewellManaging Partner