Expertise.com has chosen McDAY as one of the Top PR firms in Philadelphia. Out of 386 PR firms in the Philadelphia area, McDAY was chosen for its outstanding reputation, credibility, and experience. One other criteria that made us very proud – Availability. As Expertise puts it, top scores for “Availability” were given for firms that [ Click Title for Full Article ]
McDAY, a PDE member company specializing in technical PR and marketing for life sciences and the chemical industry, recently attended PepTalk, Protein Science Week in San Diego to help launch a new chromatography column for Gore’s PharmBIO division. Gore is the same company that keeps us warm and dry w/ GoreTex(R), and their PharmBio division [ Click Title for Full Article ]
Nearly a Sweep…
Not the World Series. That came down to the last second of a seventh game.
But, our client, iBio? We gave them a no-hitter and a sweep this month.
Pharmaceutical Manufacturing featured iBio’s CMO facility and story on their cover for October.
And BioPharm International published a 2500 word e-book on plant-made [ Click Title for Full Article ]
November 10, 2016 – McDAY’s president, Susan Stipa, has been elected to The PDE: Philadelphia Trade Association’s Board of Directors.
“I am happy to be able to join some of the leading professionals in the Philadelphia region’s pharmaceutical industry, and appreciate the tradition of an organization that is the oldest pharma trade association in the [ Click Title for Full Article ]
We are thrilled to announce that our client, iBio, a leading provider of plant-based biotechnology for developing and manufacturing biological products, was successful in its application of its proprietary technologies and achieved the first milestone in its commercial development agreement with AzarGen Biotechnologies of South Africa.
“We focus on addressing the consequences of preterm birth with a [ Click Title for Full Article ]
August 10, 2016, Philadelphia, PA. – Susan Stipa, president of McDAY, announced that the company has become a member of PDA. The Parenteral Drug Association (PDA) is the leading global facilitator of science, technology, and regulatory information. The PDA creates awareness and understanding of important issues facing the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical community and delivers education [ Click Title for Full Article ]
February 15, 2016 – The McDAY staff would like to congratulate Bill & Natalie McLaughlin on receiving The 2016 Taoiseach, or “Chieftain,” Award from the Irish American Business Chamber’s (“IABCN”) Ambassador’s Awards.
Natalie McLaughlin is the former president of McDAY and she and Bill McLaughlin continue to advise and assist our McDAY team on a regular and [ Click Title for Full Article ]
Susan Stipa, president of McDAY, lent her expertise via Skype to Inc60s latest event at the Bank of Ireland, Galway. Participants asked specific questions about how to develop their businesses in the U.S. market. Click on the title to see the full video!
November 2, 2015 – Philadelphia – The Beck Group will be unveiling the newest virtualization tool for manufacturing design, at the Annual ISPE meeting next week in Philadelphia. “Early facility design and process integration decreases time to market,” says Steve Springer, Director, Beck Group. The current planning and design process for new and retrofit manufacturing projects [ Click Title for Full Article ]
October 8, 2015, Castlebar, County Mayo: Susan Stipa, president of McDAY, will be hosting a lunchtime Q&A sesssion for inc60, at the Innovation Business Centre in Castlebar, County Mayo this Friday, October 9, 2015. Called “First Steps for Doing Business in the US,” participating companies will receive expert guidance and learn how to navigate the [ Click Title for Full Article ]
September 22, 2015, Philadelphia, PA: The Irish American Business Chamber Network is announcing a breakfast panel discussion on October 7th, at the Union League in Philadelphia. Sign up is at http://tinyurl.com/pxmjutc
This distinctive symposium provides local pharmaceutical and biotechnology innovators direct access to industry leaders with experience in preparing companies for the scientific, logistical, manufacturing [ Click Title for Full Article ]
August 2015 – Congratulate Gerard Creaner, CEO of GetReSkilled for continuing to define the conversation around Quality Culture in the world of pharmaceuticals. While FDA has been focused on developing metrics to define quality, there has been surprisingly little attention paid to the quality metrics around the People Factor, which author Gerry Creaner shows is related [ Click Title for Full Article ]
We are proud to announce that Susan Stipa, McDay’s President and Owner, was named by the Philadelphia Business Journal as one of their “People on the Move“!
“Susan Stipa recently purchased and became president of McDAY, a strategic marketing communications and PR firm. A chemical engineer and former Commercial Director at Foster Wheeler’s Biokinetics, she [ Click Title for Full Article ]
Summer, 2015 – McDAY’s staff meetings in June were held all over the area. The newest member of the McDAY team, Christine Buek, VP Technical Accounts, and President Susan Stipa regularly meet while jogging, and the two also met with Kathleen Kenneally, Account Manager, at Tir Na Nog in Philadelphia, prior to the Irish American Business Chamber end of year [ Click Title for Full Article ]
July 23, 2015 – The IVT Statistics in Validation conference was held June 23rd and 24th at the DoubleTree Hilton in Philadelphia, PA, sponsored by a McDAY client, Kneat Validation Lifecycle Software. Regulators worldwide are accelerating the use of statistical principles and increasing their expectations of industry to implement and use data efficiently within the [ Click Title for Full Article ]
June 1, 2015 – McDAY president Susan Stipa was pleased to unveil the company’s new website today.
“McDAY targets a completely unique niche, focusing on highly technical clients in the pharmaceutical, biotech, chemical, and oil/gas industries. We have a 27 year history in the process industries and life sciences and are pleased that our website showcases our [ Click Title for Full Article ]
May 22, 2015 – In June, Bill Brydges, CEO of Brydges Group, and Susan Stipa, president of McDAY, will travel together to visit Amgen, Novartis, Biogen Idec, Pfizer, Genzyme, LotusWorks, and A/Z Corporation to discuss a variety of new products and solutions with senior executives in manufacturing and operations.
McDAY and The Brydges Group often collaborate with [ Click Title for Full Article ]
April 22, 2015 – McDAY held a press briefing for client Klyo Collaborative, which completely packed a meeting room at Interphex 2015. Dr. Barry Holtz presented a brief overview of this pharmaceutical industry alliance, which offers serious levels of expertise from bench scale to bedside. One of their differentiators from any design/engineering company around is their [ Click Title for Full Article ]
Interphex New York City, April 21, 2015 – Our President, Susan Stipa (right, above), was pleased to catch up with IDEA2.0 client Geoff Middleton (center, above) and Bill Brydges (left, above) at Interphex 2015 in New York. She sat in on many meetings, including a lunch with the Director of Manufacturing, Facilities, and Engineering for BARDA [ Click Title for Full Article ]
April 2015 – Scopefish, Lotusworks, BSM, Kneat Validation Lifecycle Management, GetReSkilled, and the Klyo Collaborative are all working with McDay, at Interphex, to promote their services. McDAY is hosting a press conference at 11 am on Tuesday, April 21st at the Jacob Javits Convention Center for the newly formed Klyo Collaborative, a pharmaceutical alliance of companies [ Click Title for Full Article ]