Ivyland, Pennsylvania – March 17, 2016 – Ashfield Commercial & Medical Services, part of UDG Healthcare plc, has announced that Darren Kluesner has joined the company as Marketing Director for Ashfield’s US Operations.
Darren comes to Ashfield from Office Practicum, where he directed and managed the print and digital creative strategy, branding, lead generation and demand marketing for pediatric and primary care Electronic Health Records, since 2013.
Prior to Office Practicum, Darren was the Product Manager at CRF Health Inc. where he managed the activities necessary to ensure timely execution of R&D and Product Service Roadmaps, and support CRF Health’s product and service related strategic objectives.
Earlier in his career, Darren spent over 12 years at Merck while gaining increasing responsibility through various roles. Roles encompassed Graphic Designer, Senior Web Designer, Promotion Manager, Lead Solutions Designer and Marketing Communications Manager, where his work included the development of new commercial models supporting patient adherence improvement strategies for chronic conditions.
About his appointment, Darren said, “It’s a great time to be joining Ashfield Healthcare, I am excited to hit the ground running and leverage my knowledge and skills to propel the brand as the vendor of choice in the US.”
“We are very pleased to welcome Darren to the Ashfield team. He brings a depth of commercial and marketing experience that further enhances our ability to support the needs of the pharmaceutical industry, healthcare professionals and patients,” says Mike Stout, CEO of Ashfield Commercial and Clinical.