News: August 11, 2015
Dohmen CEO Cynthia LaConte receives PharmaVoice 100 Award
Milwaukee, WI - August 10, 2015 –The Dohmen Company today announced that CEO, Cynthia LaConte, has received the prestigious PharmaVoice 100 Award for her passion, inspiration, and leadership in addressing the challenges facing today’s health care system.
"Cynthia LaConte, a visionary leader, has created Dohmen Life Science Services to be a unique, patient centric, service provider and partner to small and medium size biotech companies. She has instilled a culture of caring, compassion, collaboration and creativity inspiring employees to deliver best in class regulatory, medical affairs, pharmacovigilance, and patient focused services." Catherine Angell Sohn, Pharm.D., CLP, president, Sohn Health Strategies, LLC., and Dohmen Company board of directors.
As CEO of Dohmen, Cynthia has reinvented this fifth-generation family-owned business focused on reducing the cost and complexity of health care by connecting life science innovators more closely with the patients they serve. Driven by a vision of creating an efficient, effective and easy to use health care experience, she has built an entirely new company dedicated to supporting the industry shifting paradigm of precision medicine and consumerism within life sciences. In 2008, Ms. LaConte founded the Dohmen Company Foundation as another way to walk the talk of Dohmen’s vision and culture of caring and commitment. Each year a percentage of Dohmen’s profits fund the Foundation and its mission to connect people in need with lifesaving healthcare products and services.
"I couldn't be any happier for Cynthia. Her passion and dedication are reminders of everything wonderful about our industry." Michael S. Wyzga, MBA., CPA, former CEO, Radius Health, and EVP, Genzyme Corporation, current Dohmen Company board of directors.
Recipients of this award have inspired and motivated their colleagues, peers, and even competitors. They have affected positive changes in their own organizations; as well as given back to their communities and various philanthropic causes.