We are very proud that so many of our colleagues have
been recognized with this prestigious award. Below are
some of the top women in sales and marketing that were
recognized at the 25th Healthcare Businesswomen’s
Association’s Woman of the Year event in New York City:
Senior Global Marketing Manager
Bridget has distinguished herself as a true rising star at BD, by driving BD’s Flush business
in key emerging markets (China and Central Asia) and by providing strategic oversight for
BD’s Latin America and Canadian markets. Within the past year, Bridget has helped these
regions attain 40% growth year on year. Her contributions have been essential to BD achieving worldwide growth and her leadership on the Flush team has been exemplary.
Phyllis Barkman Ferrell
Global Brand Director, Alzheimers Disease Team
Eli Lilly and Company
Phyllis oversees late-stage development and earlier stage assets targeting Alzheimer’s. Phyllis’ career has spanned roles from finance strategy to sales leadership. She is a high impact
leader influencing at all levels, across diverse groups.Known for commitment, she is sought
out as a mentor. Phyllis is a board member for the area Boys & Girls Club, and a founding
sponsor of the Women in Economics and Business program at DePauw University.
Country Business Manager, BeNeLux, BD Diabetes Care
Marian has demonstrated unparalleled entrepreneurial thinking and creativity, as she has
led her team to increased market coverage through customer segmentation, evaluation of
sales efficiency and a mix of highly impactful customer activities. Through these efforts,
Marian has helped make BD the market leader in several key markets, including Belgium
and the Netherlands. A self-motivator, fluent in five languages and always seeking out ways
to learn and grow, Marian is a true “Rising Star”.
Vice President Global Marketing and eBusiness, Life Science Solutions
Thermo Fisher Life Sciences Solutions (Life Technologies)
Amy has responsibility for >$3.6B in revenue and >200 people within eBusiness, branding
and marcom, and customer insights. Amy has a track record of delivering strong business
results with growth and increased profitability, and she does this with a people-focused approach. She continues to provide a strong influence around the executive table. Amy serves
as the president of Life Technologies’ Women’s Network.