AXON and MedTech Win PR News Nonprofit PR Award

Posted Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Annual Report to BioMed Industry Receives Honors in Publications Category

RYE BROOK, N.Y., March 16, 2016AXON Communications Inc., a specialist healthcare consultancy, and MedTech Association, which connects New York State’s Bio/Med industry, received the PR News Nonprofit Award in the publications category for their annual report; 2015 BioMed Industry Report: Navigating Today’s Healthcare Landscape. AXON and MedTech partnered together to present this second annual issue of MedTech’s “Bio/Med Breakthroughs,” the leading publication on the bioscience and medical technology (Bio/Med) industry in New York State.

“New York State competes with some of the hottest bioscience and medical technology locales with a robust ecosystem of talent and innovation,” said MedTech’s President, Jessica Crawford. “The annual report showcases the amazing work done by our members in 2015 connecting the state’s Bio/Med industry and bolstering the energy and innovation they bring to the world.”

“This publication provides a foundational assessment of healthcare reform market forces highlighting how member companies are successfully responding to the changing landscape,” said Mario Nacinovich, Managing Partner, AXON in the U.S. “Through the annual report, we’re elevating awareness of the growth occurring in New York’s bioscience and medical technology industry.” 

Their work was praised and highlighted at PR News’ Spring Awards Luncheon, held March 15th in Washington, D.C. PR News’ Nonprofit PR Awards Program is solely dedicated to honouring the most talented communicators and teams in the nonprofit sector. The Nonprofit PR Awards are presented by the leading industry publication PR News and are judged by a blue-chip panel of communications experts.

About MedTech

MedTech is a trade association which connects New York State’s bioscience and medical technology (Bio/Med) industry through collaboration, education and advocacy. They are an active association of over 100 pharmaceutical, biotech and medical technology companies, their suppliers and service providers and research universities in New York State. For over 10 years MedTech has boosted the success and growth of our members and the New York Bio/Med industry.

About AXON Communications

At AXON, we simplify complex information to improve outcomes in healthcare, bringing together the right people with the right expertise to provide our clients with integrated, multichannel communications solutions. As an agency, we are passionate about healthcare communications and combine a personal touch with professionalism. Our expertise includes medical communications, public relations, clinical trial services and market access communications/consultancy for pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device, animal health and functional food companies. AXON has an international reach, with offices in London, New York, Toronto, Montreal and Copenhagen, and a worldwide affiliate network. Established in 2002, AXON is wholly owned by NATIONAL Public Relations, part of RES PUBLICA Consulting Group.

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