Our Team

Rick Kilcoyne

Managing Partner

Rick Kilcoyne, Managing Partner, has over 35 years of experience within the Life Sciences industry.  Since co-founding Carter McKenzie in 2006, Rick’s dedication has enabled the growth of the firm with a steady focus on client satisfaction by consistently providing innovative solutions.   His commitment to success has helped shape the…

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Jaime Patterson

Vice President of Marketing and Strategic Offerings

Jaime Patterson is Vice President of Marketing and Strategic Offerings.  As part of the Executive Leadership Team, Jaime is responsible for both strategy development and execution, and is instrumental in securing the organization’s near and long-term business and financial growth.  This is achieved through the thoughtful alignment of CMK Select’s…

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Bindul Turakhia

Executive Director, Commercial

Bindul Turakhia is Executive Director, Launch Excellence, currently leading CMK Select’s Life Cycle Management teams, collaborating with clients in developing and executing solutions to challenges faced throughout a product’s life cycle.  His involvement with over 15 launch teams, coupled with his expertise of streamlining processes, reducing costs, and meeting business objectives,…

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John Spitznagel

Senior Associate, New Product Planning

John T. Spitznagel, Jr. is an experienced healthcare executive with proven success in Big Pharma and Entrepreneurial Pharma in the United States and globally. Adept at company building, brand building, financial and team building, market analysis, targeting, effective promotion, effective acquisition and licensing deals, John has a deep roots within…

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Gabriella Sellmann

Senior Associate, Launch Excellence

Gabriella Sellmann is Senior Associate, Launch Excellence, responsible for the oversight, training and onboarding of our Oncology Launch Readiness Team.  Gabriella also provides expertise and management to a number of US and Global Oncology launches.  She has 18 years of experience specializing in client services and relationship management as well as…

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Bob Butka

Project Manager and Product Launch Team Lead

Bob Butka is a CMK Select Project Manager and Product Launch Team Lead.  He is responsible for the General Medicines and Respiratory division’s business initiatives and product launches.  Bob drives cross-functional teams to achieve business objectives by implementing appropriate techniques that help facilitate the development of strategic and tactical plans, along…

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