FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Dec. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Joyce L. Morrison of St. Joseph, Missouri, has attained recognition in Strathmore's Who's Who for her achievements in the field of Intellectual Property Law. To commend her, she will be honored as Professional of the Year 2017. Ms. Morrison has also been admitted to the Strathmore Hall of Fame, following the unique distinction she will hold in 2018: Biography of the Year. There is no position more highly coveted than Bio of the Year; acceptance is based on extreme accomplishment in one's industry, sterling reputation, perfect standing with one's related membership organizations and the required character references.
Joyce L. Morrison earned her M.S. at Grove City College and her J.D. at Dickinson School of Law. She is currently the Director of Intellectual Property at Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. (BIVI). The company is the U.S. animal health division of Boehringer Ingleheim GmbH. BIVI develops, manufactures and markets novel and innovative solutions for the prevention and treatment of disease in the cattle, equine, pet and swine markets. Headquartered in the KC Animal Health Corridor in St. Joseph, Missouri, BIVI is the fifth largest animal health company in the U.S. The company invests more than 11% of net sales of the Animal Health business in R&D which is the driving force behind the Animal Health business. Their purpose is geared to researching, developing and marketing new medications of high therapeutic value for human and veterinary medicine. Their worldwide involvement in social responsibility is an important element of the corporate culture at Boehringer Ingleheim. The "Making More Health" initiative is an example of their worldwide involvement in social projects but also includes caring for their employees. Respect, equal opportunity and reconciling career and family form the foundation of mutual cooperation. Environmental protection and sustainability is a priority in everything they do. Ms. Morrison is affiliated with Biotech Trade Organizations, the American Intellectual Property Association (AIPLA) and the American Bar Association (ABA). In her leisure time, she enjoys the company of her pet dogs.
The Professional of the Year membership in Strathmore's Who's Who is awarded to those candidates who have achieved recognition in their respective industry or profession for their accomplishments and who have established a commendable reputation. This membership honors individuals who have reached the highest standards of business practices and, as such, should be recognized for their standings in the business world. Strathmore's Who's Who is pleased to recognize Joyce L. Morrison for her achievement. Her career is presently being celebrated in Times Square, NYC, where her image and credentials once again grace the iconic digital billboards at 3 Times Sq. #1, New York, NY 10036.
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