ST. PAUL, MN: St. Jude Medical has tapped Candace Steele Flippin to lead the medical device firm's PR and external communications.
Steele Flippin will provide strategic direction for St. Jude Medical’s global corporate, international, and commercial PR efforts. She will also advise and manage external communications for the company's executive leadership team.
Previously, she served as a senior director of corporate communications at Sunovion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Before that, she worked for Cephalon, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, and she was senior director of global public relations at Wyeth Pharmaceuticals.
She has also served in various communications roles with nonprofit organizations, including the American Red Cross.