Christine Helary Sawyer, MBA, President & Owner
See: Linkedin Profile
Born and raised in France, Christine lived for 25 years in Montreal, Quebec and 7 months in China, before moving to Vermont.
Christine chose to cross the Atlantic in her early twenties, to get her M.B.A. in the U.S.A. Moving then to Canada in 1985, she immediately joined the pharmaceutical industry and over a 15-year period acquired an extensive experience in marketing research, marketing management and market access.
In 2000, she decided to join the exciting world of advertising and communications agencies, and serviced clients with dedication and enthusiasm both for strategic counseling and project management. She founded Strateege Health & Biopharma in 2003.
Over the years, she has developed experience in a variety of therapeutic areas: rheumatology, neurology (Parkinson, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, Alzheimer’s), cardiology (hypertension, etc.), osteoporosis, smoking cessation, wound care, diabetes, dermatology, oncology, infectious diseases, transplantation, and even an orphan condition called AA amyloidosis.
With now more than 25 years experience in marketing and communications, she has acquired a solid reputation as a strategic thinker, and someone with a passion for creativity and esthetics in communications (see Testimonials). She has taken a number of university classes in photography, graphic design and web design. It allows her to support her clients better with projects, allowing for tighter coordination with graphic and web designers she works with.
Involved in her community, she has contributed for a number of years, as a board member and chairperson, to the efforts of Osteoporosis Quebec, a non-profit patient association, servicing people at risk of, or suffering from osteoporosis.
Education: MBA Bowling Green State University, OH; Graphic Design, Web Design and Photography classes offered as part of the following programs: Summer school OTIS School of Design, Los Angeles, 1997; Bachelor Program of the School of Design, UQAM (University of Quebec in Montreal); Certificate Program of Design, Concordia University, Montreal. Diploma of Professional Photography, Photography Institute, 2013.
Hobby: Blogging about early cartography and explorers (www.mapsandexplorers.com)
Peter T., Web Programmer
Peter is a full-stack web developer focused on building advanced WordPress websites, themes and plugins for his clients. He brings with him over 15 years of web and mobile development experience working in the healthcare and broadcasting sectors, and as a freelance consultant. He holds a Bachelor of Applied Science, Computer Science degree and lives in Toronto, Canada.
Joel V., Server Administrator
Frequently Working on Strateege Health Projects
Translation services specialized in healthcare. Translations I. was founded 15 years ago by Marie-Andrée B. who has 30 years of experience in translation.
Patricia B., medical copy writer
Bio to come.
Geneviève D., Graphic Designer
After having worked 12 years in agency, Geneviève started her own graphic design studio in 2009. She is very talented in developing strong corporate branding and identity, as well as designing for various promotional materials and websites. She has a Graphic Design Technical Degree.
Karine F., Graphic Designer
Karine has been working in design since 1996, initially as a graphic designer for several agencies, and then as a freelance designer. Technical precision, attention to details, knowledge of typography rules are some of her key abilities. She specializes in pre-press work and excels in packaging design including dieline design. Packaging design is her passion! She has a Graphic Design Technical Degree.