Heather N. Sugrue, MS Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing
Heather N. Sugrue brings over 20 years of sales and business development experience to Recro Gainesville as senior vice president of sales and marketing. Heather has been instrumental in building the North American team of business development executives, establishing strategic partnerships, and growing the overall CDMO business base for the Gainesville site. She has championed marketing initiatives to increase Recro’s brand awareness and promote the site’s service capabilities and expertise to its clients.
Previously, Heather spent nearly six years with Patheon Pharmaceuticals as the senior director of business development for the West Coast. At Patheon, Heather focused on business offerings from drug substance through drug product in both early development and commercial manufacturing. Prior to Patheon, she focused on the pre-IND side of the industry at Ricerca Biosciences where she supported IND-enabling services from lead optimization through IND submission.
Heather holds both a bachelor’s and master’s degree of science in chemistry from Ithaca College and Boston University, respectively.