Tom Vickery is a senior communications strategist who delivers successful campaigns that meet and exceed brand business objectives. He has more than 20 years of experience working for internationally recognized public relations agencies. His clients have included Johnson & Johnson, Medtronic, Merck, Novartis, Pfizer and Sanofi among others. Across several therapeutic areas, Tom has developed and directed a wide range of marketing, corporate positioning and issues preparedness programs. He has positioned complex and sensitive issues such as pharmaceutical product reimbursement, pricing, and FDA advisory committee meetings to uphold brand image and integrity. Throughout his career, Tom has led strategic communications initiatives to maximize awareness of positive clinical data and to position unfavorable data at major medical meetings, and promoted data published in prestigious medical journals. In addition, Tom has built relationships on behalf of several brands with influential advocacy organizations. He has managed a multitude of high profile product launches. Tom holds a B.A. in English and history from Denison University.