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Walter L.

Medical/science writing service
   United States
  |   Staten Island, NY

Resume/C.V.

Walter Landers, President and owner of Photon Communications, Inc. is a medical and science writer with over 30 years experience in the health care field. In 2003 he founded Photon Communications and has written many medical monographs, news publications, educational slide programs, clinical papers, symposia and medical meeting reports. He seeks free lance writing assignments in his areas of expertise that encompass a variety of medical disciplines.
Service Description
Walter Landers, President and owner of Photon Communications, Inc. is a medical and science writer with over 30 years experience in the health care field. He has held executive positions in medical communications divisions of major advertising agencies including J. Walter Thompson, Bozell, and others. He also has held positions in pharmaceutical companies such as Warner Lambert and Carnrick Laboratories. He spent 12 years as an evening adjunct professor at Fairleigh Dickinson University. He holds a BS in engineering from West Point, and an MBA in marketing from FDU. In 2003 he founded Photon Communications and has written many medical monographs, news publications, educational slide programs, clinical papers, symposia and medical meeting reports. He has written and published one science fiction novel, "Set Sail for the Stars" www.setsailforthestars.com. He seeks free lance writing assignments in his areas of expertise that encompass a variety of medical disciplines.

CURRICULUM VITAE/RESUME

Walter H. Landers
President
Photon Communications, Inc.
82 Belmar Drive West
Staten Island, NY 10314

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

1973-1985 Fairleigh Dickinson University, Madison, NJ

Evening Adjunct Professor, College of Business.

Courses taught included Business Management, Marketing, Marketing Management, Salesmanship, Sales Management, Basic and Advanced Advertising, Copywriting.

BUSINESS EXPERIENCE

1968-1972
--Warner-Lambert Company
201 Tabor Road, Morris Plains, NJ 07958

Director of Marketing, Lactona Division, manufacturer of professional dental materials and consumer oral hygiene products.

1972-1975

--J. Walter Thompson Company
420 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10017

Senior Vice President for Deltakos, medical advertising subsidiary.

1975-1982 Medcom, Inc.
1633 Broadway, New York, NY 10019

Group Vice President, Healthmark Communications, medical marketing communications subsidiary.

1982-1986 Bozell, Jacobs, Kenyon & Eckhardt
6 East 43rd Street, New York, NY 10017

Senior Vice President , BJKE Healthcare, medical advertising division.

1986-2000 Uddo & Associates, Inc.
127 West 24th Street, New York, NY 10011

Executive Vice President for this medical communications agency.

2000-2003 MEV Healthcom, Inc.
6313 Corporate Court, Ft. Myers, FL 33919

Executive Vice President/ Executive Consultant for this successor company to the above.

2003-Present Photon Communications, Inc.
82 Belmar Drive West, Staten Island, NY 10314

Owner of this freelance writing and publishing service, writing and editing scientific monographs, papers, grant proposals, and one novel.



SOCIETIES/ACTIVITIES

Association of Graduates, USMA
New York West Point Society
Army Athletic Association
United States Tae Kwon Do Union, Second Degree Black Belt
West Point Admissions Field Representative, NY13 District
Education
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Master of Business Administration
1959 - 1962
United States Military Academy, West Point
Bachelor of Science in Engineering
1951 - 1955
Payment Terms
Negotiable, but usually 50% of total fee upon agreement to proceed, balance upon completion of project. Turnaround time is based on client need. Photon Communications, Inc., i.e. Walt Landers, is fast, so this shouldn't be a problem.
Walter L. | Elance

Walter L.