CHICAGO & SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CG Life, a people-driven marketing and communications agency focused on life science and healthcare, has formed a strategic advisory board to help accelerate the agency’s growth initiatives. The agency has appointed Jack Modzelewski, Sally Benjamin Young, and Jeffrey Piper to the newly formed external team that provides the agency’s senior leadership with objective guidance and counsel.
- Mr. Modzelewski spent nearly 27 years with FleishmanHillard before retiring to concentrate on business consulting, writing a business book, and service to not-for-profit organizations. Jack held many executive positions, including president of EMEA, president of the Americas, and global president of business development and partnerships. He has considerable experience in corporate and financial communications, mergers and organizational restructurings, crisis prevention and intervention, issues management, and all means of strategic stakeholder outreach.
- Mrs. Benjamin Young brings more than three decades of experience in healthcare marketing and communications to her current role as Vice President of Public Affairs at Lundbeck, a global pharmaceutical company. She oversees government affairs, patient assistance programs, as well as all external and internal communications for the North American business, including corporate reputation, stakeholder engagement and patient advocacy, brand public relations, employee engagement and culture, social media and issues management.
- Mr. Piper is currently the Managing Director of Svoboda Capital Partners, a Chicago-based private equity firm that invests in leading middle market growth companies. He sources and evaluates investment opportunities, across various industries including marketing and communications agencies. In addition to leading due diligence, structuring and negotiating transactions, Mr. Piper helps to ensure the continued bottom-line growth of his portfolio companies.
CG Life Founding Partner Murad Sabzali commented, “As we aim to bring the CG Life experience to adjacent markets and regions, real and relevant experience from Jack, Sally and Jeff will perfectly complement our intuition, experience and creativity. Each one brings a unique perspective that will enable us to grow in smarter and healthier ways.”
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