Melody A. Carey
Founder, President and CEO
Melody Carey has over 25 years of professional experience in the healthcare field, as an investment banker and as an investor relations counselor. Prior to founding Rx Communications in 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. and Schein Pharmaceutical Inc., where she served as the spokesperson of record until their respective acquisitions. During her tenure as an in-house investor relations officer, Melody directed all internal and external communications pertaining to the investment community and was responsible for increasing the number of non-banking sell-side analysts publishing on the companies, significantly increasing institutional holdings and working directly with investment bankers during the companies’ various capital raising transactions.
Prior to her in-house investor relations roles, Melody worked on the communications side, heading accounts in the life sciences and healthcare industries, at Noonan/Russo Communications, Inc., a leading international healthcare investor relations firm. Melody began her career in the healthcare industry as an investment banker at Kidder, Peabody & Co. Incorporated. As a corporate spokesperson in the healthcare industry, Melody has been quoted in the financial and trade media.