Chicago, IL (PressExposure) July 15, 2009 -- STINSON Brand Innovation, Inc., a global health, science and technology brand consultancy, is proud to announce the addition of four new innovators to its team.
Jairaj Mashru and Layne Shapiro have joined STINSON as account executives and will be taking lead roles on client projects in several rare disease categories. Robb Hughes has joined STINSON as Finance Manager and Brian Stinson has been hired as Design Studio Assistant.
Mashru brings a wealth of knowledge, creative energy, innovation techniques, and a strong global mindset. He has a Bachelors of Commerce from the University of Mumbai (India), a Diploma in Software Engineering from Shri Bhagubhai Mafatlal Polytechnic, and an MBA in International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Glendale, AZ. He has also worked or interned at companies such as Intellisys Technology LLC in Oak Brook, Healogix, Optimal Strategix, and Idea Crossing.
Shapiro comes to us from her role as a Business Development Specialist at Young Innovations and prior to that, Children's Memorial Hospital. She has an undergraduate degree (B.S.) in genetics and biology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, as well as a Masters in Business Administration from National Louis University. Shapiro will employ her skills in client service to augment our account management and execute new ideas for our brands.
Since joining our team Hughes has quickly taken a lead role with STINSON's project management system, SC3AN. He has two Bachelor of Science degrees from the University Of Illinois College of Business, in Accounting and Finance.
Stinson is currently pursuing his degree in Computer Science from the Illinois Institute of Technology and will be using his digital media skills on various projects.
"STINSON is growing forward, fast with new talent," says Mark Stinson, president of STINSON Brand Innovation. "I am eager to see how each one will share their skills and ideas to help fulfill our mission to accelerate the adoption of medical technologies for our clients' brands."
In addition to the new hires, STINSON is also pleased to welcome three interns to our Chicago office for the summer. Kayte Curtis, a senior at the University of Idaho in Moscow, Katelyn Phillips, a senior at the University of Illinois in Champaign, and Norah Tang, a graduate student at University of Illinois Chicago, are all working on projects with our teams this summer and the internship will conclude in August with a portfolio presentation to the company.