Corporate Partners

HBA Corporate Partner Program

Through Corporate Partner status with the HBA, companies:

  • Visibly demonstrate their leadership in the healthcare community by acknowledging the importance of women leaders and the investment they have in their success.
  • Directly benefit as their staff strengthen contributions to the company by stepping out of conventional work roles to gain experience and knowledge of leadership, teamwork and industry changes with HBA board and volunteer service.
  • Provide a community of support for employees with access to successful women role models and career-boosting tools.
  • Gain early notification to showcase their corporate headquarters and executive talent to HBA’s desirable membership, serving as a corporate host for HBA events.

High-value services:

  • Convening targeted senior leaders across the life science industry to inspire and accelerate the leadership development of their women through best practice sharing—Building Better Business Connections (3BC) community with select package, as noted
  • Targeted HBA tools and resources, including the E.D.G.E. in Leadership Benchmarking Study and the quarterly corporate partner eNewsletter HBAddsValue, information for leadership impact
  • Guidance on establishing or enhancing your internal women’s leadership program with select packages, as noted
  • Complimentary HBA memberships to reward your top talent and to serve as an additional individual development plan tool, as noted
  • Collaborative learning opportunities with over 1,000 global healthcare leaders at the annual HBA Leadership Conference. Complimentary Leadership Conference registrations included in select packages, as noted
  • Formally recognizing your company’s successes through the Rising Star and ACE Award programs. Substantive feedback provided on all ACE Award submissions. ACE Award submission fee is waived for select packages, as noted
  • First choice sponsorship opportunities for the highly attended Women of the Year (WOTY) and Leadership Conference industry events
  • Preferential seating at the Women of the Year event with select package, as noted
  • Visibility on the HBA website, visited by over 100,000 unique visitors each year
  • Invitations to exclusive Corporate Partner-only VIP events with select packages, as noted
  • Access to an extensive talent pool through the HBA Career Center and a discount on job postings

The HBA, with 20 chapters in the US and Europe, in its fourth decade serving companies and individuals in the life sciences sector, is well positioned to help Corporate Partners attract, retain and accelerate the growth of their professional women. 120 companies currently participate in our Corporate Partner program and take advantage of our educational and volunteer opportunities, special events and resources to advance women’s careers in the healthcare industry globally.

Download the 2017 HBA Corporate Partner and sponsorship brochure.

Our deep appreciation to Pfizer for supporting the HBA and their employees by choosing the top HBA Influencer package:


A special thanks to our corporate partners who support the HBA and their employees by choosing the HBA Purple package:

Johnson and Johnson



Full listing of 2016 HBA Corporate Partners:

(Please click on a link below to visit that Corporate Partner's website)


Corporate Partner who chose the Influencer package

Pfizer Inc.

Corporate partners who chose the Purple package:

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Johnson & Johnson
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation 
 Takeda Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Corporate partners who chose the Gold package:

 Actelion Pharmaceuticals US, Inc
 Amgen Inc.
Astellas Pharma US, Inc.
Boehringer Ingelheim
Cardinal Health
Celgene Corporation 
 Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
 Eisai Inc.
Eli Lilly and Company

Genentech, Inc. 
IMS Health Incorporated
Magellan Rx Management
Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals
Medidata Solutions
Merck & Co., Inc.
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt Germany
 Novo Nordisk
Purdue Pharma L.P.
Quest Diagnostics
Quintiles Inc.
Roche Diagnostics
Teva Pharmaceuticals
UCB, Inc.
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Walgreens Boot Alliance

Corporate partners who chose the Teal package:

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
The Bloc
C1 Consulting
CDM New York
Create NYC
DDB Health, US
Deloitte LLP
Discovery USA
Everyday Health, Inc.
Giant Creative Strategy
Grant Thornton LLP
greyhealth group
GSW, inVentiv Health 
 Havas Health
Healthcasts, LLC
Health & Wellness Partners, LLC
Horizon Pharma plc
Indivior PLC 
inVentiv Health
inVentiv Health Public Relations Group
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals
JUICE Pharma Worldwide
Lifewatch Services, Inc.
The Lockwood Group LLC
Marina Maher Communications – Rx Mosaic
McCann Echo
McCann Managed Markets
McCann Health
McCann Torre Lazur
Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
North Highland 
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
 Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide
PALIO, inVentiv Health
Practice Fusion, Inc.
Publicis Healthcare Communications Group 
Publicis Touchpoint Solutions, Inc.  
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Relypsa, Inc.  
Shionogi Inc.
Skipta LLC
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
West Pharmaceuticals Services, Inc.

Corporate partners who chose the Pearl package:

Aptus Health
Bay City Capital LLC
BTK Communications Group, LTD
Erickson Stock 
Heartland Blood Centers 
KMK Consulting, Inc. 
Medline Industries, Inc. 
Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
 Mission Pharmacal Company
Quantum Health
Quid, Inc. 
 Taylor Strategy Partners
Theravance BioPharma
Trinity Partners 
 Vynamic LLC