Corporate Partners

View the 2018 Corporate Partner packages.


Through Corporate Partner status with the HBA, companies:

  • Visibly demonstrate their leadership in the healthcare community by acknowledging the importance of women leaders and the investment they have in their success.
  • Directly benefit as their staff strengthen contributions to the company by stepping out of conventional work roles to gain experience and knowledge of leadership, teamwork and industry changes with HBA board and volunteer service.
  • Provide a community of support for employees with access to successful women role models and career-boosting tools.
  • Gain early notification to showcase their corporate headquarters and executive talent to HBA’s desirable membership, serving as a corporate host for HBA events.

High-value services:

  • Convening targeted senior leaders across the life science industry to inspire and accelerate the leadership development of their women through best practice sharing—Building Better Business Connections (3BC) community with select package, as noted
  • Targeted HBA tools and resources, including the E.D.G.E. in Leadership Benchmarking Study and the quarterly corporate partner eNewsletter HBAddsValue, information for leadership impact
  • Guidance on establishing or enhancing your internal women’s leadership program with select packages, as noted
  • Complimentary HBA memberships to reward your top talent and to serve as an additional individual development plan tool, as noted
  • Collaborative learning opportunities with over 1,000 global healthcare leaders at the annual HBA Leadership Conference. Complimentary Leadership Conference registrations included in select packages, as noted
  • Formally recognizing your company’s successes through the Rising Star and ACE Award programs. Substantive feedback provided on all ACE Award submissions. ACE Award submission fee is waived for select packages, as noted
  • First choice sponsorship opportunities for the highly attended Women of the Year (WOTY) and Leadership Conference industry events
  • Preferential seating at the Women of the Year event with select package, as noted
  • Visibility on the HBA website, visited by over 100,000 unique visitors each year
  • Invitations to exclusive Corporate Partner-only VIP events with select packages, as noted
  • Access to an extensive talent pool through the HBA Career Center and a discount on job postings

The HBA, with 20 chapters in the US and Europe, in its fourth decade serving companies and individuals in the life sciences sector, is well positioned to help Corporate Partners attract, retain and accelerate the growth of their professional women. 120 companies currently participate in our Corporate Partner program and take advantage of our educational and volunteer opportunities, special events and resources to advance women’s careers in the healthcare industry globally.

Our deep appreciation to Pfizer for supporting the HBA and their employees by choosing the top HBA Influencer package:



A special thanks to our corporate partners who support the HBA and their employees by choosing the HBA Purple package:

Johnson and Johnson



Full listing of 2018 HBA Corporate Partners:

(Please click on a link below to visit that Corporate Partner's website)


Corporate Partner who chose the Influencer package

Pfizer Inc.

Corporate partners who chose the Purple package:

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Johnson & Johnson
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Publicis Health
 Takeda Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Corporate partners who chose the Gold package:

AbbVie Inc.
Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
AmerisourceBergen Corporation
 Amgen Inc.
Avanir Pharmaceuticals
Baxter International Inc.
Boehringer Ingelheim
Cardinal Health
Celgene Corporation
CSL Behring
 Eisai Inc.
Eli Lilly and Company
F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd
Genentech, Inc. 
Hologic, Inc.
Indivior PLC 
Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals
Magellan Rx Management
Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals
Medidata Solutions
Merck & Co., Inc.
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt Germany
 Novo Nordisk
Ortho Clinical Diagnostics
Performance Health
Purdue Pharma L.P.
Quest Diagnostics
Roche Molecular Solutions
UCB, Inc.
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Walgreens Boots Alliance

Corporate partners who chose the Silver package:

Sanofi-Aventis Groupe

Corporate partners who chose the Teal package:

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals
AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Astellas Pharma US, Inc.
Bulletin Healthcare
Calcium USA
CDM New York
Concentric Health Experience
Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
Doximity, Inc.
Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, Inc.
Ferring Pharmaceuticals
Fingerpaint Marketing, Inc.
Giant Creative Strategy
 Havas Health & You
Health & Wellness Partners, LLC
Horizon Pharma plc
ISPOR—The Professional Society for Health Economics and Outcomes Research
JUICE Pharma Worldwide
LexisNexis Risk Solutions
The Lockwood Group LLC
MannKind Corporation
Marina Maher Communications – Rx Mosaic
McCann Echo
McCann Health
McCann Health New Jersey
 Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Relypsa, Inc.  
Roche Diagnostics
Sage Therapeutics
The Scienomics Group
Shionogi Inc.
Strongbridge Biopharma plc
Stryker Corporation
Syneos Health
Synthetic Genomics
Sysmex America, Inc.
Tesaro, Inc.
Teva Pharmaceuticals
VMS BioMarketing
W2O Group
Weber Shandwick
West Pharmaceuticals Services, Inc.

Corporate partners who chose the Pearl package:

Advanced Clinical*
Bay City Capital LLC
Blueprint Medicines
BTK Communications Group, LTD
Charles River Associates
Cipla Inc.
Greenwich Biosciences
 Mission Pharmacal Company
North Highland
Peloton Coaching and Consulting
Radius Health
TayganPoint Consulting Group
 Taylor Strategy Partners
Theravance BioPharma
Trinity Partners
Veracyte, Inc.

Corporate partners who chose the Start Up package:

Beacon Discovery, Inc.


*part of the exclusive Leader Package