BioSpace.com

Biotech and Pharmaceutical
News & Jobs
Search the Site
 
   
Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Channel Medical Device and Diagnostics Channel Clinical Research Channel BioSpace Collaborative    Job Seekers:  Register | Login          Employers:  Register | Login  

NEWSLETTERS
Free Newsletters
Archive
My Subscriptions

NEWS
News by Subject
News by Disease
News by Date
PLoS
Search News
Post Your News
JoVE

CAREER NETWORK
Job Seeker Login
Most Recent Jobs
Browse Biotech Jobs
Search Jobs
Post Resume
Career Fairs
Career Resources
For Employers

HOTBEDS
Regional News
US & Canada
  Biotech Bay
  Biotech Beach
  Genetown
  Pharm Country
  BioCapital
  BioMidwest
  Bio NC
  BioForest
  Southern Pharm
  BioCanada East
  US Device
Europe
Asia

DIVERSITY

INVESTOR
Market Summary
News
IPOs

PROFILES
Company Profiles

START UPS
Companies
Events

INTELLIGENCE
Research Store

INDUSTRY EVENTS
Biotech Events
Post an Event
RESOURCES
Real Estate
Business Opportunities

 News | News By Subject | News by Disease News By Date | Search News
eNewsletter Signup
Miles
Km80.5

   

Courtney Morris Joins Decision Resources Group as Executive Vice President, Solutions


9/10/2013 6:27:16 AM

free biotech news Get the latest biotech news where you want it. Sign up for the free GenePool newsletter today!

BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group (DRG), one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on healthcare insights, analysis and consulting, announced today that Courtney Morris has joined the Company as the Executive Vice President, Solutions. Mr. Morris was most recently Senior Vice President, Solutions Management for Truven Health Analytics, formerly the Healthcare business of Thomson Reuters. At DRG, he will be responsible for driving product strategy, innovation and marketing. Mr. Morris will report directly to Jim Lang, CEO of Decision Resources Group.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130103/MM36768LOGO )

"Courtney's track record of helping companies innovate and scale was a key motivator in adding him to the DRG executive team," said Mr. Lang. "Growth is important to us and we plan to make significant advances in the next five years through both organic product development and a thoughtful acquisition strategy."

Mr. Morris received his Bachelor of Arts degree and his Masters of Business Administration from the University of Utah. Prior to holding a variety of senior positions at Thomson Reuters, he was a strategy consultant, first with McKinsey & Company based in Helsinki, Finland and then with The Parthenon Group, in Boston, MA. Mr. Morris will be based out of the DRG corporate offices in Burlington, MA.

Growth Commitment

Mr. Morris's appointment comes three months after Mr. Lang became CEO. Mr. Lang had been the President of the Market Access Business Unit at the Company for over a year before taking the top spot in June. His appointment by the Piramal Group, the parent company of DRG, heralds in a new chapter of growth for the organization.

"The Decision Resources Group brand has been synonymous with high-value analysis and data -maintaining our place in the market while investing in exciting new initiatives will allow us to take this premier organization to the next level. We have set our sights on an aggressive growth trajectory and I am delighted to be part of this team," said Mr. Lang.

"The Piramal Group is pleased that we can invest in the type of executive excellence that Jim and Courtney bring to the table," said DRG Board Member Jonathan Sandler, managing director of IndUS Growth Partners, an affiliate of Piramal. "We are committed to the successful growth of DRG through both organic growth and acquisition bringing in world-class talent like Jim and Courtney to manage this expansion is a critical part of our success."

About Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group offers best-in-class, high-value information, insights, advisory services and consulting on important sectors of the healthcare industry. Clients rely on this analysis, data and consulting services to make more informed critical management decisions. With over 600 employees worldwide, analysts at Decision Resources Group companies provide the pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device, financial services and managed care industries with the analytics and advice they need to compete and thrive in an increasingly competitive marketplace. Visit Decision Resources Group at www.DecisionResourcesGroup.com.

All company, brand, or product names contained in this document may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.

For more information, contact:

Decision Resources Group
Elizabeth Marshall
781-296-2563
emarshall@dresources.com

SOURCE Decision Resources Group



Help employers find you! Check out all the jobs and post your resume.


Read at BioSpace.com

   

ADD TO DEL.ICIO.US    ADD TO DIGG    ADD TO FURL    ADD TO STUMBLEUPON    ADD TO TECHNORATI FAVORITES