PARSIPPANY, NJ: Coyne Public Relations has hired Todd Forte as a VP in its pharmaceutical practice.
Forte was most recently EVP at MCS Healthcare Public Relations. Before that, he was an assistant director of communications at Novartis.
During his tenure at the pharma giant, he led communications for Ritalin, Tegretol, Migranal, Exelon, Actigall, and Voltaren.
At Coyne, Forte will counsel clients and work to expand the firm's footprint in the pharmaceutical arena, as well as the healthcare practice as a whole.