Jackie Byrne joins Ten Bridge after nearly seven years at a leading advertising agency working across a number of clients in industries including healthcare, banking and insurance. Jackie brings communications experience ranging from traditional offline channels such as TV, print and radio to more dynamic channels such as digital, social media, events and grassroots marketing. Most recently, she spent over two years leading her client's CSR partnership and sports sponsorship portfolios leveraging integrated messaging and creative through owned, earned and paid communications. Jackie holds a master's degree in advertising from Boston University and obtained her bachelor’s degree in marketing from Simmons College.
Lisa Raffensperger joined Ten Bridge after a decade spent working as a science journalist at publications across the U.S. and U.K., variously covering space launches, dinosaur digs and synthetic genomes. Most recently she served as senior news editor at STAT, a national publication covering medicine and life sciences, where she oversaw coverage of politics, regulation and scientific discovery. Prior to that, as web editor of Discover magazine she led an expansion of the site's blogging network and social media audience. Lisa holds a master's degree in science journalism from City University in London and dual bachelor's degrees in English and biology from the University of Iowa. Her work has appeared in The Economist, New Scientist, Science, and The Times.
Max joins Ten Bridge after eight years spent as a journalist and editor. His most recent role was as the digital editor of the Boston Business Journal, where he managed all online content for the regional business news publication, including curating the website and daily email newsletters. Prior to serving in that role, Max documented the rapid growth of the local biotech industry for the Business Journal as a reporter, an experience that inspired his passion for translating complex science into compelling narratives. Earlier in his career, Max spent years as a legal correspondent in New York City, where he was stationed in the federal courthouse in Manhattan and covered everything from the trial of Bernie Madoff’s inner circle of associates to the Tom Brady “Deflategate” case.