PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwire - June 22, 2010) -  HLS, the founding CommonHealth medical-education unit, announced two promotions today. CommonHealth ( is the world's leading healthcare-communications network and a WPP (NASDAQ: WPPGY) ( company.

Stephen Mottola, PharmD, has advanced to senior medical writer from his previous position as medical writer. Mr. Mottola will be responsible for writing primary and review manuscripts, and promotional and educational materials for his assigned accounts.

Jessica Gunter, with HLS for six years, has been promoted from research coordinator to research manager. In her new role, she will oversee the maintenance of reference libraries and copyright permissions. Additionally, she will monitor and report brand/client-related news and scientific literature to her team, as well as provide general research assistance.

CommonHealth comprises HLS, Altum, Carbon, CommonHealth Kyowa, Conectics, Earthborn, EvoLogue, Ferguson, MBS/Vox, ProCom, Qi, Solara and Valos. The organization also maintains numerous partnerships both within and outside of the WPP network of companies.

Contact Information:

Beth Paulino
Kerianne Slattery
973 352 1000 tel