Intouch Solutions proudly announces the promotion of four employees in its Kansas City office. A leading marketing agency serving the pharmaceutical industry, Intouch Solutions has seen rapid expansion over the past five years and actively promotes within the 650-person firm.

The four employees include:

Richard Christy, associate director, application development, began working at Intouch as a contractor in April 2007, then was hired on full time in October of the same year. Most recently a senior team lead, Christy continues to demonstrate his dedication and solution-oriented mindset, both of which benefit him as an associate director, application development. In this role, he is the direct technical contact for Intouch’s internal teams that pertain to the health and stability of a client portfolio. He focuses on staffing, client-level standards compliance, and client planning and strategy. Christy also works closely with account teams on technology-driven new business efforts, and with architects on the approval of client technology standards. Additionally, he establishes relationships with client IT organizations and works to improve agency operations.

Megan Thome, creative director, joined Intouch in March 2014 as an associate creative director. A thought artist, concept creator and writer, she is a key member of the creative department. Thome is known for her top-notch writing, natural leadership abilities, and presentation and organizational skills. In her role as creative director, she is responsible for generating innovative creative ideas with her team, creating breakthrough and award-worthy work, exceeding client expectations and delivering beautiful solutions to marketing problems.

Chris Vague, senior account manager, provides an in-depth project and account management background to the Intouch team. Since joining Intouch in January 2015 as an account manager, Vague has demonstrated his ability to set expectations appropriately and break down complex projects into simple steps for clients. His positive attitude, clear communication style and the trust he has built with clients has helped Intouch continue to grow. As senior account manager, Vague leads day-to-day account activities, and works closely with clients to provide strategic recommendations that enhance their brand’s digital presence.

Garima Yadav, technical architect, started working at Intouch in February 2015 as a senior developer, and boasts development, solution architecture and team leadership experience. Recently, Yadav worked closely with technology services leadership to design and develop common standards, components, frameworks and service for a client. As a technical architect, Yadav is responsible for a broad range of cross-domain and cross-functional solutions that assist multiple Intouch teams with technical planning and client growth. She outlines solution architecture descriptions for complex projects, then monitors and governs their implementation. Additionally, Yadav works closely with senior and principal developers to ensure company standards are documented and trained across their respective disciplines of technology.

About Intouch Solutions Inc.
Founded in 1999, Intouch Solutions Inc. is a privately held marketing agency with offices in Kansas City, Chicago, New York City and London. Intouch employs more than 650 people and has been named Agency of the Year five times by several industry publications. Specializing in solutions for the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries, Intouch is redefining what marketing means to these industries. Contact Intouch at getintouch@intouchsol.com or visit them on the Web at www.intouchsol.com.