NEW YORK, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- TBWA\WorldHealth CEO Sharon Callahan has been included on the prestigious 2017 PharmaVOICE 100 List in recognition of her inspiring and visionary leadership style, her influence as a corporate leader and the dynamic impact she has made on the industry through her positive actions. This acclaimed list annually honors the 100 Most Inspiring People in the Life Sciences Industry for their positive contributions.
"All of us at TBWA\WorldHealth applaud Sharon's inclusion on this exclusive list," said Robin Shapiro, Global President, TBWA\WorldHealth. "She embodies collaborative leadership and is one of the most forward-thinking innovators and client-centered leaders that I have ever worked with—there is no one more deserving of this honor than her."
With over 30 years in strategic leadership positions in healthcare advertising, Callahan's proficiency at both recruiting and mentoring top talent is unparalleled. She seamlessly assembles teams with cutting-edge knowledge of new technologies and creative thinking that strategically guides them toward success.
Her foresight and innovation have resulted in combining 2 iconic Omnicom healthcare agencies, LLNS and Corbett. Callahan's far-reaching vision has changed the agency paradigm and created an agency of the future—TBWA\WorldHealth.
Callahan's dynamic and collaborative leadership style catapulted the agency into the spotlight, transforming the way clients are served and racking up success after success. Under her direction, the newly organized TBWA\WorldHealth ended their first year with significant growth, new business wins and increases in top talent acquisition and expansion with the agency opening a 4th U.S. office in Irvine, CA.
"I am honored to be included on this list with some of the healthcare industry's most inspiring and influential leaders who are dedicated to improving the lives of people around the globe," said Ms. Callahan. "It is a privilege to have the opportunity to work in an industry with passionate people who champion innovation and inspire change."
In addition to her role as CEO of TBWA\WorldHealth and TBWA\Health Collective, Callahan also serves as the chief client officer for the Omnicom Health Group. She has excelled in a variety of leadership capacities including executive vice president and director of DAS Healthcare; chief digital strategist at GHG; and president of interactive agency Summit Grey, born out of The Summit Group, the company she cofounded. Previously, she honed her talents at Medsite.com and SCP Communications.
The PharmaVoice 100 Most Inspiring People in the Life Sciences Industry will be honored at a special celebration on Thursday, September 14th at Apella Event Space, Riverpark at The Alexandria Center for Life Science in New York City.
TBWA\WorldHealth is a global healthcare communications agency that leverages the power of disruption and media arts to create behavior-changing ideas. For more information, visit www.tbwaworldhealth.com.
About Omnicom Health Group
Omnicom Health Group (www.omnicomhealthgroup.com) is a global collective of communications companies with more than 3,200 dedicated healthcare communications specialists. It provides marketing services to the health and life-science industries through a combination of specialized agencies, customized client solutions and collaborations with other Omnicom network agencies. Organized around four customer groups—healthcare professionals; patients; payers; and medical, evidence and regulatory stakeholders—Omnicom Health Group serves more than 100 clients in over 55 offices worldwide.