Jason LaBonte, Ph.D., Joins MedPanel as President
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MedPanel, LLC, a firm specializing in providing primary market research to the life science industry, announced today that Jason LaBonte, Ph.D., has joined the firm as President of the Insights business unit.
Dr. LaBonte most recently held positions as Senior Vice President of Brand Development and Chief Operating Officer at Decision Resources Group.
At MedPanel, Dr. LaBonte
will be responsible for driving growth and innovation, while ensuring that the customer service the company is known for remains unparalleled.
"Jason's experience as a transformative leader and his record of successful innovation in healthcare market research were key drivers of adding him to the MedPanel team," said William Febbo, Chairman of MedPanel's Board.
has a rich history of innovation; it was a pioneer in offering online panels that allowed clients to conduct focus groups in greater depth and at lower cost than live meetings," said Dr. LaBonte
"I'm excited to continue that spirit of innovation and to find new ways of leveraging MedPanel's
remarkably deep medical community, our ability to recruit novel participants for cutting-edge research, and our deep relationship with clients who have trusted us with their projects for more than a decade."
Dr. LaBonte received his bachelor's degree in molecular biology from Princeton University, and his Ph.D. in virology from Harvard University.
He held a number of senior positions at Decision Resources Group, including founding and leading the new products team and directing the Metabolic Disorders therapeutic area research team.
Expansion of Services
appointment comes in the same year that MedPanel
launched its Capital Advisors business unit.
President, MedPanel Insights