CoMed Communications, the US-based healthcare agency, has launched
a European arm.
The four-strong CoMed Communications Europe team is based in Oxford and
headed by Carol Beaumont.
She joins from Holmes and Marchant, where she was international business
director, to become group director of client services.
Beaumont reports to Gisella Anderson, vice-president of client services
at CoMed's base in Philadelphia.
CoMed's parent company, VoxMedica, plans to use the base to develop
European operations of its other divisions. These include sister
healthcare brand Ted Thomas Associates, and online communications group
The European division's first client is AstraZeneca, for which it is
handling a product launch, details of which Beaumont would not reveal.