Krystle Gibbs brings to Ten Bridge more than a decade of experience developing and executing communications strategies for leading biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. Prior to Ten Bridge, Krystle worked for a leading global communications agency focused on healthcare where she shaped and led communications programs for dozens of early-stage to commercial companies, spanning corporate branding and positioning initiatives to critical data and regulatory milestones and events. Most recently, she spearheaded U.S. regulatory communications and issues management and led the broader global business for a large pharmaceutical client, working with cross-functional internal and external stakeholders to support the accelerated approval and launch of a new vaccine for adolescents and young adults in a highly competitive environment. Previously, Krystle worked with the media relations team at the American Red Cross to support donor recruitment and raise awareness around the importance of blood donation, particularly amongst young adults. She began her career in a communications role at the Wisconsin Office of the Commissioner of Insurance.
Stephanie comes to Ten Bridge after a career in journalism that took her from Kremlin press briefings in Moscow to the O.J. Simpson trial in Los Angeles to riots, rallies, tornadoes, and pheasant hunts across the Midwest. Most recently, she served as managing editor of STAT, a national publication reporting on health and medicine. Stephanie helped launch STAT in the spring of 2015 and ran the biotech and pharma teams, guiding reporters in coverage of the science, business, and politics of drug development. Before joining STAT, Stephanie spent years as a national reporter for the Los Angeles Times, the Wall Street Journal, Reuters, and Politico, writing on everything from agriculture to education. It was her work at STAT that sparked her deep interest in the world of biotechnology; she's now eager to use her journalistic skills to help Ten Bridge clients tell their stories to the world. She earned her bachelor’s degree in English from Yale University.
Dean brings deep creative and strategic marketing experience to Ten Bridge clients, having worked in both corporate and agency environments with creative leadership positions in a wide array of healthcare-focused industries. He leads creative at Ten Bridge, developing brand, web, interactive, print, and communications solutions for clients across the firm. Prior to joining Ten Bridge, Dean served as creative director and SVP at a healthcare-focused agency where he worked with large pharmaceutical firms, emerging biotech companies, medical device and diagnostics manufacturers, and a number of government agencies and non-profit/advocacy organizations to develop branding and communications solutions. Previously, Dean spent five years at McKesson Health Solutions where he led creative initiatives for corporate marketing, web, brand, event, UI/product design, and internal communications. Dean has been recognized with several design and healthcare industry awards for his innovative approaches to creative challenges.