President at inVentiv Health
About Terry Herring
Terry Herring joined Mission Pharmacal Company in San Antonio,
Texas, in 2010 as President of Commercial Operations. Mission Pharmacal
Company is a third-generation firm that develops and makes a variety of
medical products in for use in dermatology, urology, and children's
health care. Terry Herring brings an extensive educational and
professional background to his role at Mission Pharmacal.
Herring began his higher education in South Carolina at The Citadel where he obtained his Bachelor of Science in Biology and graduated with high honors. After undertaking pharmaceutical coursework at Fairleigh Dickinson University in New Jersey, he received a graduate certificate from Georgia's Mercer University School of Engineering. The following year, Herring secured a graduate certificate from Duke University and London Business School. He also holds a Master of Business Administration.
Beyond this academic preparation, Herring held leadership roles with a host of other firms. Prior to joining Mission Pharmacal, he spent a decade with inVentiv Health, Inc., in Somerset, New Jersey. Herring initially joined the company in 1999 as the National Business Director and soon assumed positions with increased responsibility. He became Vice President and General Manager of Sales before fulfilling the duties of CEO and President of inVentiv Commercial Services, LLC; in this capacity, Herring grew income by 500 percent over the course of five years. He assumed the title of Chief Operating Officer and President of inVentiv Health in 2007.
Earlier in his career, Terry Herring worked for Ciba-Geigy Pharmaceuticals and Solvay Pharmaceuticals. Named to the PharmaVOICE 100 list two years in a row, Herring formerly held a seat on the Advisory Board for Archway Marketing Services, Inc.