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LifeSci Advisors Recognizes Upcoming Class in Women In Bio's Boardroom Ready Program

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LifeSci Advisors, Boardroom Ready Founding Sponsor, Continues Support for Program Which Certifies Female Life Science Executives to Serve as Corporate Directors

NEW YORK, Aug. 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LifeSci Advisors, an investor relations and corporate communications firm focused on the life sciences sector, extends its congratulations to the 2017 class of Women In Bio's (WIB) Boardroom Ready program. WIB, an organization of professionals committed to promoting careers, leadership and entrepreneurship of women in the life sciences, recently announced the 20 candidates who will participate in the executive-level board certification training program that prepares women for board service. The founding sponsor of the Boardroom Ready program since its inception, LifeSci Advisors is continuing its support of the Boardroom Ready program in its second year.

"I would like to formally congratulate the women who have been selected for this year's Boardroom Ready program. We are proud to be a sponsor of both Women In Bio and the Boardroom Ready program for the second year in a row, furthering the goal of helping place more women on corporate boards," said Michael Rice, President and Co-Founder, LifeSci Advisors. "Gender diversity at the board level continues to be a major focus of LifeSci Advisors' diversity initiatives, and the Boardroom Ready program is synergistic with our efforts."

"LifeSci Advisors has been a great partner in our work and we appreciate their ongoing support of WIB and of the Boardroom Ready program," said Dawn Hocevar, National President, Women In Bio. "The more partners we have in this important endeavor, the more impactful we can be collectively to advance gender diversity in the life sciences field."

About Boardroom Ready

The Boardroom Ready certification program prepares women for board service by providing them with a full understanding of the duties, responsibilities and commitments of serving on both public and private boards. WIB will host its second annual program again at George Washington University this fall. The curriculum includes financial literacy and strategy, corporate governance, investor relations, and risk management. Throughout the program and following completion, LifeSci Advisors, WIB and other sponsors work to facilitate matching program graduates with companies seeking new board members. Among the 20 graduates from the inaugural October 2016 class, six have already been placed on boards.

To learn more about LifeSci Advisors' board diversity work, please visit http://www.lifesciadvisors.com/diversity/board-diversity-initiatives/.

For more information about the Boardroom Ready program and how to get involved, please visit http://www.womeninbio.org/executives/board-ready.

LifeSci Advisors, LLC (www.lifesciadvisors.com) is a unique investor relations consultancy founded to provide companies in the life sciences a comprehensive solution to investor communications and outreach. With a local presence in New York, Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia, London, Geneva and Tel Aviv, the firm provides the highest quality service for its clients through its deep sector specialization. Our roster of PhDs enables us to better understand our clients' R&D, regulatory, and commercial strategies, and our team of financial services, investor relations, and public relations specialists help our clients effectively communicate to the marketplace. This combination of life sciences, financial services, and investor relations competencies allows us to provide a valuable and unique service offering to our clients.

LifeSci Partners (www.lifescipartners.com) is the leading provider of comprehensive consulting services in the areas of investor relations, corporate communications, public relations and capital markets advisory.  Combining deep domain expertise in the life sciences with decades of experience in capital markets and public relations, we deliver unparalleled services to life sciences companies globally.  LifeSci Partners has a physical presence in New York, Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia, London, Geneva and Tel Aviv.

 

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