Geoff joined Horizon in 2015 and has more than two decades of global healthcare communications experience.
Prior to joining Horizon, Geoff served as senior vice president at Edelman Public Relations and as part of its National Health Media Team he led media strategy and execution for a large portfolio of pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device clients. He was responsible for developing and maintaining media relationships, as well as implementing media strategies to support regulatory and product milestones, data publication and global medical meetings.
Previously, Geoff was group director of the media practice at WCG, a W20 Group company, where he provided product and corporate communications counsel and handled ongoing media relations for a broad range of healthcare clients. Before WCG, he held a similar role at GCI Group.
Prior to joining GCI, Geoff served as a public affairs manager in the Pharmaceutical Products Division at Abbott (now AbbVie), where he led internal and external communications programs for the immunology, neuroscience and oncology franchises.
Geoff received a Bachelor of Arts in English from Lake Forest College in Lake Forest, Ill. He serves as chair of the board of directors of the Illinois Science and Technology Coalition and Institute (ISTC/I), is on the board of directors of the Child Restoration Outreach and Support Organization (CROSO), is a member of the Lake Forest College board of trustees and an Institute for Public Relations trustee.