has been named vice president of communications for Eli Lilly and Co., a global pharmaceutical research company. Mr. Woods, who performed corporate communications duties as a MasterCard senior vice president, will handle media relations, employee communications, speech writing, and business communications technology. A Columbia University MBA graduate, Mr. Woods previously held positions at Burson-Marsteller and Ruder & Finn, two New York-based public relations firms.

Subscribe Now

Access to authoritative analysis and perspective and our data-driven report series.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.