Bracket Appoints Mitch Blumenfeld as Chief Financial Officer

WAYNE, Pa., — May 22, 2018 – Bracket, a leading clinical trial technology and specialty services provider, today announced the appointment of Mitch Blumenfeld as Chief Financial Officer.

Blumenfeld has extensive experience as a financial leader for life science and technology companies. He joins Bracket from PCI Pharma Services, the world’s largest provider of outsourced pharmaceutical packaging and related services where he was responsible for all financial management for 18 facilities across North America, Europe and Australia, led a successful exit to Partners Group and completed five acquisitions in four years.

“The opportunity to help a great business into their next phase of growth is a tremendous opportunity,” said Blumenfeld. “I’m looking forward to the chance to continue my personal investment in the clinical research industry and to support Bracket’s mission to improve the patient experience, while delivering speed and reliability in clinical trials.”

Prior to his time with PCI, Blumenfeld served in business leadership roles at a variety of clinical and technology businesses. From 2006 to 2013 Mitch worked for AmerisourceBergen as the Senior Vice President and CFO of the Drug Corporation and led the integration and finance functions for World Courier, the world leader in global cold chain and clinical trial logistics with offices in over 140 countries.

“Mitch is an outstanding and proven CFO, with a tremendous track record and deep experience transforming and growing great businesses,” said Mike Nolte, CEO at Bracket.  “I’m proud to have him on this team and I look forward to working together to lead Bracket’s future growth.”

About Bracket

Bracket, with ten offices and more than 800 employees worldwide, is a clinical trial technology and specialty services provider dedicated to helping biopharmaceutical sponsors and contract research organizations increase the power of their clinical research data by leveraging core competencies in Science, Technology, and Service. Bracket eCOA™ is a flexible platform for electronic clinical outcomes assessments. Bracket RTSM™ is a best-in-breed, scalable and configurable clinical IRT solution for the life sciences industry. Bracket SmartSupplies™ is a proven platform for improving a clinical supply chain. Bracket Rater Training and Quality Assurance improve outcomes through customized training and quality assurance programs.

Media Contacts

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Adam Butler, Bracket, adam.butler@bracketglobal.com

Bracket Appoints Serge Bodart to Scientific Leadership as eCOA Subject-Matter Expert

May 01, 2018, Wayne, PABracket, a leading clinical trial technology and specialty services provider, today announced the appointment of Serge Bodart, MS, as Senior Advisor, Outcomes Science, where he will build upon the existing breadth and depth of Bracket’s scientific and technical thought leadership while serving specifically as the Company’s electronic clinical outcomes assessments (eCOA) subject-matter expert.

Serge is a seasoned clinical trial technology executive who has been immersed in the eCOA and patient reported outcomes (ePRO) industry for more than 20 years. In addition to serving as a member of the ePRO Consortium for the past four years, Serge also Co-founded and served as Chief Executive Officer to Symfo, a European-based ePRO provider. With international entrepreneurial experience in the space, Serge brings an impressive level of functional and technical knowledge about eCOA to Bracket, understanding its lifecycle from concept to commercialization and its impacts on sites and patients.

“Joining Bracket’s scientific team in a leadership capacity is an exciting opportunity,” said Serge. “I look forward to not only improving how researchers engage with patients in clinical trials on a larger, global scale through Bracket’s advanced and comprehensive eCOA platform, but also helping to legitimize the use of technology in clinical trials as a whole by generating greater awareness with thought leadership.”

In his role as Senior Advisor, Outcomes Science, Serge will provide scientific oversight for all of Bracket’s ePRO activities, and will contribute to our research and new product development initiatives.

“We are pleased to welcome Serge to Bracket and further advance our flagship eCOA and ePRO product suite with his diverse perspectives, unparalleled enthusiasm and subject-matter expertise,” said Jeff Lee, President, mProve Health, a Bracket Company. “His impressive track record of transformational leadership will be a major asset to our rich pipeline of impending and long-term innovations to our eCOA and ePRO platforms, and to advancing the use and adoption of technology in clinical trials a whole.”

Prior to his eCOA career, Serge served as Major and helicopter pilot for more than 20 years in the Belgian Army Aviation. He is currently based in Montreal, Canada and holds a M.S. degree in Telecommunications from the Polytechnic Division of the Royal Military Academy in Brussels, Belgium.

About Bracket

Bracket, with ten offices and more than 800 employees worldwide, is a clinical trial technology and specialty services provider dedicated to helping biopharmaceutical sponsors and contract research organizations increase the power of their clinical research data by leveraging core competencies in Science, Technology, and Service. Bracket eCOA™ is a flexible platform for electronic clinical outcomes assessments. Bracket RTSM™ is a best-in-breed, scalable and configurable clinical IRT solution for the life sciences industry. Bracket SmartSupplies™ is a proven platform for improving a clinical supply chain. Bracket Rater Training and Quality Assurance improve outcomes through customized training and quality assurance programs. Learn more about Bracket at www.bracketglobal.com.

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Sagefrog Marketing Group on behalf of Bracket
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