CAMBRIDGE, Mass. & WILMINGTON, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pure Communications, Inc. today announced the appointment of Mike Huckman, award-winning journalist and former CNBC pharmaceuticals and medtech reporter, to chief strategist.
“Pure Communications has established itself as a leader in strategic, integrated communications for all facets of the life sciences sector, which I am deeply passionate about,” Huckman said. “I am proud to be joining the firm's talented team and look forward to working with Pure’s impressive roster of clients to tell their stories and navigate the challenges of this dynamic field.”
As chief strategist, Huckman will lead presentation, media and roadshow skills development sessions for clients, as well as provide counsel on story development, investor relations and media strategy, issues management and crisis communications. Huckman brings 27 years of television journalism experience to Pure and joins the firm from MSLGROUP, where he served as senior vice president, director of media strategy and developed a robust life sciences client roster.
“Mike has been a prominent figure in life sciences for years and his unique approach to developing stories and honing the corporate voice will be a tremendous asset to Pure,” said Andrea L. Johnston, founder and CEO of Pure Communications. “I am delighted to welcome Mike to our leadership team. With Dan Budwick’s recent promotion to senior vice president of media strategy and the addition earlier this year of Monique Allaire as vice president of investor relations, our depth of expertise in these key areas is unparalleled. We look forward to continuing to provide senior expertise and counsel while delivering high-impact results for our clients in the year ahead.”
About Pure Communications, Inc.
Pure Communications, Inc. is a private, boutique communications consulting firm focused on the life sciences industry. The firm’s capabilities include public and investor relations and digital communications. With offices in Cambridge, Mass. and Wilmington, N.C., Pure’s client roster includes a select group of biotech, pharmaceutical, diagnostic and medical device companies. For more information, please visit www.purecommunicationsinc.com.