Ambassadors Corner

Welcome to BioNJ’s Ambassadors Corner where BioNJ Members share feedback on the value of Membership. From networking and education to talent services and vendor savings, you and your entire organization can take advantage of the numerous benefits of BioNJ Membership. Give us a call to learn more!

 


“The information that BioNJ provides is high quality and gives us good direction on where the industry is going.”
~ Christian Kopfli, Esq., CEO, Chromocell

“The programs that BioNJ offers are relevant to both start-up companies as well as mature organizations.”
~ Daniel O’Connor, President & CEO, Advaxis, Inc.

“Our head of HR attended a BioNJ forum last week and came back completely energized – time extremely well invested – with a number of actionable items that can really benefit our company.”
~ Scott Megaffin, President, Churchill Pharmaceuticals

“This is my 1st BioNJ meeting, it was more moving, more emotional and more inspiring that I ever thought. Thank you!”
~ Katherine King, HR Generalist, Insmed, on BioNJ’s Inspiring Women in STEM Conference

 


“BioNJ allows us to be part of New Jersey’s life sciences community enabling us to meet with people who are dealing with the same topics and issues we are. This gives us the opportunity to find answers from others who have gone through the processes already.”
~ Clive Meanwell, M.D., Ph.D., CEO, The Medicines Company

“BioNJ brings together all the biopharma companies located in New Jersey allowing us to network, get questions answered and support one another.”
~ Christopher J. Schaber, Ph.D., President & CEO, Soligenix, Inc.

“BioNJ provides direct access to top decision makers at life sciences companies through a wide variety of events that they hold. This has led directly to new business opportunities for us.”
~ Daniel Brettler, Managing Director,  Senior Vice President  & Life Science Practice Leader, Conner Strong & Buckelew

 


“BioNJ helps us with policy within the State and on a national level.”
~ Scott White, President, Oncology, Janssen Biotech, Inc.

“BioNJ brings with it a love and commitment to building biotech and life sciences in the state of New Jersey.”
~ Julie Kampf, CEO & Chief Possibilities Officer, JBK Associates International

“BioNJ is super active. Not just in terms of policy development, but in terms of local programs that support the industry.”
~ Robert Ward, President & CEO, Radius Health

“BioNJ helps us get our voice heard across the State and across policy issues.”
~ James Sapirstein, CEO, ContraVir Pharmaceuticals

 


“ContraVir is pleased to work with BioNJ Member JFK Communications for our public relations programming. Their team has made immediate contributions and we’re pleased with the results.”
~James Sapirstein, CEO, ContraVir Pharmaceuticals

“BioNJ has given us access to tremendous resources for each stage of our development, starting with networking which gave us the opportunity to meet people who we have since hired, to having access to discounted pricing on chemicals and supplies that support our drug development program.
~ Gregory Mario, President & CEO, TAXIS Pharmaceuticals

“BioNJ’s e-newsletter, the BioLines Weekender, is the only industry resource that you need to stay current on the latest happenings in New Jersey’s life sciences community. You’ll find company news and announcements on new product approvals, clinical trials, funding, and partnerships. I not only review the Weekender in detail, but I ensure my entire team receives a copy to read.”
~ Ravi Raghunathan, CPA, Partner, CohnReznick

 



“BioNJ’s Purchasing Consortium allowed us to access insurance coverage on terms that are just not typically available to start-up companies.”
~ Gary Minkoff, Chief Operating Officer, Pre-D Partners

 


“I have wonderful news to share…. I received and accepted a job offer with Bristol-Myers Squibb! I am beyond thrilled and excited for this opportunity. It is truly everything that I was looking for. I will be working with a wonderful team on initiatives that will be meaningful and significant for patients. Thank you for your continuous support. I feel very fortunate to have met you and admire BioNJ for the important services that it provides. Thank you again!!”
~ Miryah M. Morris, MPH

 


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