SAN FRANCISCO: GCI Group has acquired biotech specialist
Russell-Welsh and created a new biotech PR practice. Founded in 1991 by
former Cetus director Katharine Russell, Russell-Welsh specialises in PR
and investor relations for start-up life science companies. The practice
will focus on IPO work and financial PR. GCI healthcare executive
vice-president Bob Pearson said further acquisitions in the healthcare
space are likely.