Who We Are
Your team will be led by Managing Partner Stephen Gendel backed
by a core in-house team. With this structure, we can assemble the best team to meet your needs while keeping overhead low.
Stephen has been a public relations executive for nearly 15 years building on 25 years of experience in broadcasting.
Stephen has worked in radio and television, local and national, in Boston, Washington, Los Angeles and New York. He created the medical beat at the CBS television station in Washington, was medical correspondent for CBS News Nightwatch with Charlie Rose and served as Chief Science
and Medical Correspondent at CNBC. He has a Peabody, three EMMYs and numerous other awards.
Our Core Team
President and General Manager
Adolpho oversees the company’s business affairs. He also provides creative input and attends all client meetings and medical events where he facilitates on-site affairs for patients, doctors and other invitees. Adolpho utilizes his ability to prioritize and plan effectively to coordinate IPR’s work with advocacy groups and other organizations.
Public Relations Specialist
Kristin has nearly 20 years of public relations experience with a deep expertise in the healthcare industry. She has developed, managed and implemented PR and marketing programs for clients ranging from not-for-profit organizations to Fortune 500 companies.
With her extensive online, print and broadcast journalism contacts, Deanne consistently generates top-tier media stories for IPR’s science, technology and biotech clients. Deanne represents IPR National in New York.
Institutional Relations Specialist
Peggy applies her MBA and her experience with a major medical institution to communications strategies and media relations for biotechnology firms, hospitals, healthcare technologies, non-profit advocacy, medical foundations and government relations.
Policy and Media, Washington, D.C.
Dan brings extensive experience as a public relations executive and award winning former network television correspondent with broad management experience and expertise in media relations, journalism, crisis management, non-profit management and social media.
A former advisor to President Ronald Reagan and former White House spokesperson, Mark provides communications counsel to corporate and public sector clients in consumer products, publishing, health care, biotechnology and film & television production.
We provide a full range of STRATEGIC COMMUNICATIONS services to emerging biotechnology companies, specialty clients and not-for-profit patient-advocacy organizations. Here are some examples:
Our full list of clients ranges from a Fortune 500 global biopharmaceutical company to small and emerging biotechnology companies, a European research consortium, and multiple patient advocacy organizations.
Working With Us
- IPR works with clients as a full-service agency. We typically bill our work as “fee-for-service.”
- We use a modular approach — you pay for only those activities that you need and use.
- We are committed to transparency in all our dealings with our clients and can provide estimates of the costs of individual activities before they are undertaken.