Being a NEXT-generation healthcare agency takes passion

In addition to fostering professional and personal growth, we celebrate each other because it’s the people who work here who define our rich culture. At the same time, we are also committed to the communities we work in. From supporting Go4theGoal to hosting the annual Rare Disease Night at the Movies, we are dedicated to showcasing the patients and caregivers we serve.


Meet some of our critical and creative thinkers driving the passion.

Seth Gordon, General Manager

Seth Gordon

General Manager

As an award-winning marketer and experienced business leader, Seth is a valued partner for pharmaceutical and life sciences clients who expect disruptive solutions that deliver proven results. He brings nearly 30 years of client and agency experience in developing best-in-class campaigns and leading teams throughout a product’s life cycle, as well as extensive US and global product marketing and launch expertise.

Taegan Grice, Managing Director, Creative

Taegan Grice

Managing Director, Creative

Taegan specializes in mentoring and developing talent through design leadership and thrives on delivering amazing creative. Taegan has worked across industries and sectors, helping modernize and transform brands and experiences to elevate the human experience. She’s not shy of the stage and loves to present on topics that range from creative motivation to new research methodologies.

Jeff LaVaute, Managing Director, Market Access Strategy and Business Development

Jeff LaVaute

Managing Director, Market Access Strategy and Business Development

For the past 20 years, Jeff has helped clients execute impactful, award-winning campaigns built on an understanding of the audience’s journey and healthcare experiences. His expert understanding of how to promote brands across channels, sites of care, and audiences has made Jeff one of the most valuable assets for biopharmaceutical clients.

Marissa Moriarty, EVP, Operations

Marissa Moriarty

EVP, Operations

Marissa is a seasoned medical marketing executive with 15+ years of experience delighting clients and nurturing teams in the healthcare industry. Whether crafting brand identities, building customized web portals, or planning resident wet labs, Marissa deploys a seamless process, strategic output, and measurably successful results. Through her keen insights and sincere approach, Marissa builds cohesive and collaborative teams that thrive at exceeding client expectations and delivering award-winning work.

Bill O’Bryon, Managing Director, Digital

Bill O’Bryon

Managing Director, Digital

Bill brings more than 17 years of experience in digital strategy, production, and measurement, including social media, interactive marketing, content strategy, search engine optimization, digital media, and CRM. Bill’s work directly influences the various stages of product marketing, from clinical trial recruitment through product launch.

Craig Ornstein, PhD, Managing Director, Medical

Craig Ornstein, PhD

Managing Director, Medical

Craig oversees the team of medical directors who have clinical, academic, research, and agency experience that spans a range of therapeutic areas. Prior to his career in healthcare communications, he worked as a clinical neuropsychologist within the Department of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Neuropsychology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (AECOM) Montefiore Medical Center. Craig earned a PhD in clinical health psychology from AECOM and completed specialty training in Clinical Neuropsychology and Behavioral Medicine.

Richard Stefanacci, DO, MGH, MBA, AGSF, CMD, Chief Medical Officer

Richard Stefanacci, DO, MGH, MBA, AGSF, CMD

Chief Medical Officer

Richard has been published more than 500 times in addition to delivering over 1,000 lectures focused on improving health outcomes. He founded the Go4theGoal Foundation when his oldest son was diagnosed with Ewing’s sarcoma. Since its inception, the foundation has raised several million dollars to assist hundreds of children affected by cancer at nearly 100 children’s hospitals across the country, while also funding cutting-edge research to find a cure. Richard holds a DO and an MS in Geriatric Healthcare from the A.T. Still University of Health Sciences, as well as an MBA from the Keller Graduate School of Management of DeVry University.

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