2 May 2014
AstraZeneca’s Amanda Mott, Executive Business Director – Sales, was honored as AZ’s HBA Rising Star at the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association’s (HBA) 25th annual Woman of the Year event on May 1.
HBA Rising Stars are professionals in various sectors of the healthcare industry and are designated by HBA’s corporate partner organizations. These individuals represent various career stages and are recognized for significantly contributing to their organization, exemplifying leadership and serving as a role model to others, assisting those in subordinate or peer positions as a team player, exhibiting dedication to the healthcare industry, and representing a true example of top talent in their organization.
AstraZeneca Vice President of Marketing Paul Spittle nominated Amanda saying,
“Amanda’s passion for patient health, and her leadership and commitment to her teams have led to exceptional business results and the respect from employees across AstraZeneca. She is a role model and a champion for professional development and networking, and inspires others to push boundaries and define the future, for themselves and for the company. With a diverse background in the pharmaceutical industry, including Legal, Managed Markets, Government Affairs, Marketing, and Sales, Amanda brings a unique perspective to the team and we are honored to name her our 2014 Rising Star.”
Paul Hudson, President, AstraZeneca U.S. and Executive Vice President, North America, sat down with Amanda to discuss this honor and what it means to be AZ’s HBA Rising Star.
AstraZeneca congratulates Amanda for receiving this distinguished recognition!