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US Commercial Stories

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Jodi Goodenough
​​​​​​​Manager, Meeting Services in the US Commercial Team
"Have the courage and confidence to learn something new"
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Jodi has worked in the pharmaceutical industry for 5 years. With a "fear nothing except to waste the moment" spirit, and a belief she could make a difference every day, she has turned the ordinary into the extraordinary!
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Bruno Fermino
Manager of Channel Operations
"Don’t be afraid to try something new."
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At the time of this article, Bruno has worked in the pharmaceutical industry for just two short years. However, during this time his enthusiasm for learning and perfection has taken him from consulting with Information Technology to Manager of Channel Operations for Jazz Pharmaceuticals. Here's more about his interesting journey.
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Chris Liddy
Regional Sales Manager 
"Having the ability for flexibility"
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Chris has worked in the pharmaceutical industry for the past 15 years, ten of them with Jazz. Chris’s curious, optimistic nature has led him to an organic approach to his career development with Jazz, all by harboring thoughts of success in whatever role he takes on.
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Mali Einen
Senior Manager for Patient Support Services Program Strategy and Management in the Palo Alto office
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"Passion, innovation, and collaboration are the first three values that come to mind when I think of my role at Jazz."
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Mali came to Jazz from the Stanford Sleep Center, where she had been a Clinical Research Coordinator and a participating author on more than 20 peer-reviewed narcolepsy research papers.
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Julia Daverne
Specialty Sales Consultant for the Sleep Business Unit in the Washington, DC Metro Area
"I've learned how taking on new challenges can lead to exciting career development opportunities."
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Since joining Jazz, it has been important to Julia that she contributes to the organization beyond her sales responsibilities. As such, she has taken on a variety of regional roles to support her team: at various times she has participated on the marketing advisory council and served as a compliance liaison.

EU/Rest of World Stories

Tamsin Naseem
Associate Director of Medical Affairs, Planning & Operations, EU/Rest of World

"I have always believed that career opportunities will appear if I keep delivering my best work."
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Tamsin is in a unique position: she has worked in multiple areas of the pharma industry, including marketing and medical affairs. This gives her a broad insight into the opportunities that lay ahead and how to best capitalize on them. Let's get to know Tamsin a little better!

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Valji Varia
Operations and Marketing Manager for Partner Markets
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"My current role is extremely diverse and involves working with multiple divisions in Jazz alongside partners from across the globe.”
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Valji exemplifies all of the values that make the Jazz culture what it is: He has an intense passion for putting patients first, a fierce commitment to his partnership with his colleagues/friends, and believes that the whole is much greater than the sum of its parts.
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Corporate Stories

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Dave Kuo
Head of HR Operations, Human Resources
 
"I love seeing potential in people that they might not have seen in themselves – it's inspiring."
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​​​​​​​One of his most valued mentors, Brian Shew, recently commented "Dave has the great ability to have people focused on what is best for Jazz while also appreciating that you need to cultivate relationships and actively develop people with the right talent to achieve business success."

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Marijana Krizmanic
Associate Director, Investor Relations
“Knowing that the work I do helps Jazz, which, in turn, benefits patients, drives me to do the best work I can.”
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Marijana counts herself lucky to be surrounded by talented individuals with whom she gets to work across the Jazz organization. In her role within Investor Relations, she can see all the various Jazz stakeholders harmonize as One Jazz for the purpose of helping patients!

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Matteo Mazzola
Financial Planning and Analysis Manager
"Keep Your Eyes Open to Opportunity."
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Matteo Mazzola  has worked in t​he pharmaceutical industry since early 2015, when he began working for Gentium S.p.A. in Italy. When Jazz acquired Gentium, Matteo was involved with reporting and planning matters with a focus on R&D and Regulatory.

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Research & Development Stories

Jane Youdale
Senior Manager, PV Vendor & Alliance Management
"Open and honest communication with your manager is key to career progression."
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Jane is responsible for coordinating the training of vendors on Adverse Event and Product Complaint Reporting, maintaining vendor relationships on behalf of PQS, and ensuring oversight of outsourced operational activities.
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Kelly Artherholt
Sr. Manager, Clinical Contracts and Outsourcing
"Don’t be afraid of what you don’t know."
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Kelly's career has progressed rapidly since she first joined Jazz four years ago, and her development path has taken her from an accounting role to her current position in Clinical Operations.
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Manufacturing/Tech Ops Stories

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Anthony McMahon
Senior Director, Process Development
Analytical Development Group
 
“Building a high performing team has given me insight into how much can be achieved with a small group of people if they bond and work together as an effective team.”

Anthony came from Azur Pharmaceuticals when it was acquired by Jazz in 2012. His initial role was leading the Quality Assurance (QA) group that performed oversight of contract manufacturers.