Melody A. Carey
Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer
Melody A. Carey, President, Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder Rx Communications has over 20 years of professional experience in the healthcare field, as an investment banker and as an investor relations counselor. Prior to founding Rx in the Fall of 2000, Melody was a top-level consultant to the pharmaceutical industry, where she directed corporate communications initiatives, provided crisis communications counsel, developed messaging platforms, and oversaw the execution of programs designed to increase her clients’ visibility and credibility among the financial community and the media.
Previously, Melody headed the in-house investor relations efforts for The Multicare Companies, Inc., a leading long-term care company based in Hackensack, New Jersey, where she served as the spokesperson of record throughout the Company’s acquisition by Genesis Healthcare Ventures. In her tenure with Multicare, Melody directed all internal and external communication pertaining to the investment community, and was responsible for more than tripling the number of sell-side analysts publishing on the Company, significantly increasing institutional holdings and working directly with investment bankers during the Company’s various capital raising transactions.
Prior to Multicare, Melody transitioned to the communications side of the healthcare industry when she joined Noonan/Russo Communications, Inc., a leading international healthcare investor relations firm. During her tenure with Noonan/Russo, Melody headed accounts in the healthcare service, specialty pharmaceutical and medical device industries. In this capacity, she leveraged the contact base and expertise she had established in her years as an investment banker. Melody began her career in the healthcare industry as an investment banker at Kidder, Peabody & Co. Incorporated. While with Kidder, she ultimately served as the primary financial analyst for deals involving the firm’s healthcare clients. As a corporate spokesperson in the healthcare industry, Melody is often quoted in the financial and trade media.
Rx Communications Group, LLC
555 Madison Avenue 5th Floor New York, NY 10022