We’re a full-service healthcare advertising agency solely focused on healthcare professionals and their
patients. Standing behind us at all times is McCann Health, the largest global agency network.
We’re also a collection of naturally creative, instinctively insightful, and authentically strategic people who care deeply about brands and one
another. Our vibe is genuine and relaxed—more backyard barbecue than boardroom. We pride ourselves on being independent but
inclusive, down-to-earth but driven.
American Author and Poet
With a down-to-earth, fun, and adventuresome personality, Sonja Foster-Storch, or “Sunny” as her clients and colleagues call her, brings a unique blend of positive energy and strategic savvy to the McCann Echo family. With 3 decades–all in healthcare–of advertising, medical communications and sales experience, Sonja’s commitment to empowering her teams and nurturing client relationships earned her recognition and commendation as 1 of the “100 Most Inspiring People in Health Sciences” from PharmaVOICE in 2007.
EVP, Executive Creative Director
As part of the McCann Health family for more than 25 years, Juan’s easygoing, honest, and approachable nature fosters an atmosphere of creative inspiration that defines the culture here. Juan has been consistently recognized for his creative talent. His work has received numerous honors, including “Ad of the Year” from Med Ad News, IN AWE, and Rx Club. In fact, he’s been invited to The Global Awards and The Effie Awards as an Executive Judge for his creative expertise.
EVP, Director of Strategic Planning
Jesse’s breadth of category experience makes him an asset in day‑to‑day strategizing across the agency’s wide range of brands. Whether it’s rethinking positioning or discovering core truths, Jesse tackles these tasks with innovative vigor. With a background as both creative director and director of account management, his natural transition to strategic planning allows for a vast collection of skills that he pours into every brand.
EVP, Managing Director
Equal parts mentor and leader, Kristy helps her teams achieve top-notch results with passion and polish. Kristy’s multi-category insights have helped her rise through the ranks. And by immersing herself in creative and strategic initiatives, she is invaluable in achieving consensus with our clients. In addition to her leadership within the office, Kristy lectures on marketing and management as an Adjunct Professor at both Fairleigh Dickinson University and Centenary College.
EVP, Group Account Director
Danielle’s unique experience gives her a valuable voice on our leadership team. Whether it’s spearheading new business, leading global campaigns or nurturing brands through their launch, her insightful strategies have helped our clients stake their claim in their respective markets. Danielle’s track record shows she can meet any brand challenge with creative solutions and inventive business strategies.
For more than two decades, ChrisAnn has enriched McCann Echo’s financial well-being with her attention to detail and ability to multitask. After starting her career in the Accounting department, ChrisAnn transitioned to Finance for a more operationally-focused role. In 2012, she proved herself as an integral part of our success when she earned the HBA’s Rising Star award. ChrisAnn’s impact is also felt outside the spreadsheet, as she is most proud of the Finance team she helps lead and develop.
VP, Director of Operations
In the ever-changing marketplace, Jennifer is our pillar. As we evolve to meet our clients’ needs, she ensures that we operate seamlessly and provide the highest quality of work across all mediums. She possesses an ability to foster creativity and encourage out-of-the-box thinking, which has resulted in numerous awards for the agency. Jennifer is the McCann Echo representative on the Mentor Program steering committee, valuing mentorship, employee satisfaction, and agency growth.
Director of Human Resources
From on-boarding employees and helping them manage their careers, Michele expertly wears all the hats in our HR department. Her deep and diverse background in advertising gives Michele a unique approach: she treats every employee as her client, serving them with the same dedication that we provide our clients. Michele’s inspiration comes from the creativity that surrounds her, making her and McCann Echo a perfect fit.
A WIN FOR MCCANN ECHO AT LIONS HEALTH FESTIVAL
McCann Echo roared into the Cannes Lions Health Festival June 19th with a daring campaign that earned a coveted bronze award. Lions Health looks for the most life-changing creativity in the healthcare communications industry, with “Soolantra The Tough Topical” garnering agency recognition in the pharmaceutical arena.
McCann Echo created the campaign in partnership with Galderma, an international dermatology company dedicated to innovating skin disease solutions and aesthetic and corrective products.
MCCANN ECHO SECURE ITS OWN IDENTITY WITHIN MCCANN HEALTH
After more than a decade of being a part of the McCann Torre Lazur Healthcare Group, newly redubbed McCann Echo has finally become a truly distinct agency within McCann Health. As an agency that’s always marched to the beat of our own drum creatively, collaboratively, and in the ways we show that we care, we consider this official name change a real win. It represents the unique and genuine identity we admire here at the agency, yet we still love being a part of something bigger, something from which our clients and partners can continually benefit. With the freedom to call ourselves what feels right—McCann Echo—there’s no telling where our spirit for creative excellence will take us.