Biotechnology Industry Leader Mark Lievonen Honoured Induction to the Canadian Marketing Healthcare Hall of Fame Business Wire OTTAWA, Ontario -- April 11, 2013 On behalf of the biotechnology industry in Canada we congratulate Mark Lievonen, President of Sanofi Pasteur Limited for his recent induction to the Canadian Marketing Healthcare Hall of Fame Award, in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the healthcare industry. “As a Board member, we are fortunate to have Mark offer our association a perspective grounded in his vast experience. I have come to rely on his wisdom providing us direction,” commented Andrew Casey, President and CEO BIOTECanada. “His leadership emanates from his true desire for the solutions the industry is providing Canadians. Mark is a passionate advocate for the pursuit of great science and in keeping Canada competitive. The honour is well-deserved.” Mark Lievonen, President of Sanofi Pasteur Limited, the Canadian vaccine division of the Sanofi Group, has been inducted into the 2013 Canadian Marketing Healthcare Hall of Fame Award, in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the healthcare industry. Lievonen is an active member in the life sciences sector. He is a member of several organizations, notably: Director, Oncolytics Biotech Inc.; Vice-Chair, Ontario Institute for Cancer Research; First Vice-Chair, Rx&D Chair, Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation; Director, Public Policy Forum; Governor, York University; Director, BIOTECanada; Director, Markham Stouffville Hospital; and Director, York University Development Corporation. From improved resource management to streamlined manufacturing technologies, from new medicines to healthier foods, from renewable energy sources to cleaner chemical production, biotechnology is driving innovation within all elements of the Canadian economy. We are now at a point where biotechnology is an essential component that will facilitate the reinvention of numerous industries, ensuring Canada’s long-term competitiveness while creating employment opportunities for our best and brightest. This new reality offers a distribution of economic opportunities that extends across the country. BIOTECanada is the national industry association with nearly 250 members located nation wide, reflecting the diverse nature of Canada’s health, industrial and agricultural biotechnology sectors. Contact: BIOTECanada Nadine Lunt, 613-230-5585 x257
Biotechnology Industry Leader Mark Lievonen Honoured
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