Sunovion Pharmaceuticals and Marlborough-based Employment Options Honor Achievements of People Living with Mental Illness

April 15, 2011

Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. hosted a breakfast reception on Friday, April 8 to honor the achievements and creativity of individuals living with mental illness in the Metrowest region. The reception was hosted in partnership with Employment Options, a Marlborough - based nonprofit organization that provides comprehensive services to people recovering from mental illness. Members of the Clubhouse showcased their personal artwork and spoke about achieving dignity, respect and personal growth.



From left to right: Tony Magnetti, Vice President of Government Affairs, Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc, Massachusetts State Representative Steven Levy (R- 4th Middlesex District),Toni Wolf, Executive Director, Employment Options, Massachusetts Massachusetts State Senator Karen Spilka (D-2nd Middlesex and Norfolk), Massachusetts State Senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Middlesex and Worcester District), Sunovion's Mark Iwicki, President and Chief Operating Officer, Katrina Iserman, Director, Government Affairs, and Saburo Hamanaka, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.

About Employment Options

As a member of the International Center for Clubhouse Development, Employment Options is a nonprofit organization that provides comprehensive services to assist people recovering from mental illness gain empowerment through education, job skills, employment and independent living.

About Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Sunovion)

Sunovion is a leading pharmaceutical company dedicated to discovering, developing and commercializing therapeutic products that advance the science of medicine in the central nervous system (CNS) and respiratory disease areas and improve the lives of patients, their families and communities.


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