Melissa’s extensive marketing and sales experience enhances Germer International’s recruiting efforts within the pharmaceutical industry. Currently she is spearheading our internal recruiting searches.
After receiving her MBA from the Stern School of Business at New York University in 1995, she went on to spend ten years with Johnson & Johnson in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania. While at J&J, she held various marketing and trade marketing positions within their Consumer Pharmaceuticals division, working on the Pepcid, Mylanta, and Tylenol brands, and selling to national and regional Food, Drug, and Mass retailers.
Before graduate school, she gained international sales and marketing experience while managing Distributor Sales for Oakley Sunglasses’ European headquarters near Paris, France from 1989 – 1992. She was also the Bilingual Liaison between Oakley’s headquarters in Irvine, CA and their new European office.
Melissa holds B.A. degrees in Economics and French from Rutgers University, Magna cum Laude, and is fluent in French.