August 28, 2014 - TayganPoint Consulting Group, a leading strategic management consulting firm, announced today that for the second time, Inc. Magazine has named the company one of the Top 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies in America. View Article
"It is not the strongest that survives, nor the most intelligent; but rather the one that is most adaptable to change." - Charles Darwin.
August 5, 2014 - By Joy Taylor & Monica Morgan – Clearly he was a visionary-the scientist who defined evolution and its importance in understanding how human beings work. On many occasions, we sit and wonder, does anyone else truly understand that change will happen and that change management is a priority? View Article
John Cassimatis & Marybeth Lynch outline the leading practices companies can employ to effectively link metrics to strategy
July 20, 2014 – There's growing pressure for pharmaceutical companies to increase efficiencies while at the same time ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements. Whether it be measuring compliance with regulatory requirements, increasing the productivity of drug discovery or improving key operational processes such as supply chain, clinical trials, or sales and marketing effectiveness, there is no lack of important business activities to measure and improve. View Article
Joy Taylor & Amy Flynn share risk management best practices in Corporate Compliance Insights' latest article
July 17, 2014 – In today's fast-paced and social-media driven world, the speed at which a risk can turn into a widely publicized issue means Board members must now provide both tactical and strategic supervision over risk management as part of their membership. In the wake of recent financial crises, increased awareness and interest from a broader array of company stakeholders now exists. High-profile and highly reported product quality problems continue to impact multiple industries and both regulators and Boards have been forced to re-evaluate the structure and the role of their risk governance efforts. View Article
SmartCEO competition identifies Joy Taylor as one of 25 power-house female business leaders to be recognized as part of the 2014 Brava! Awards program
July 10, 2014 – TayganPoint Consulting Group, a leading strategic management consulting firm, announced today that CEO and co-founder Joy Taylor was named as one of SmartCEO's Brava! Award Winners for 2014 which celebrates the distinguished achievements of 25 of Greater Philadelphia's top women business leaders.
TayganPoint CFO Jim Szakacs contributes to Proformative.com's latest article
June 2, 2014 – Maybe you've had enough of the corporate life and it's time to retire, maybe you've found a new opportunity, or maybe a new opportunity has found you — whatever your reason for leaving your current job, how you say goodbye is an important part of your legacy. It will affect how your colleagues (i.e., future references) remember you, and it could even affect how outsiders view the company, at least in the short term. As the CFO, the number-two in command, you owe it to yourself and your employer to make a gracious exit. View Article
John Cassimatis & Andrew Hunter discuss key concepts in this month's Pharmaceutical Compliance Monitor
April 23, 2014 – The economic challenges facing the pharmaceutical industry are well documented. There are significant pressures to launch new products as patents expire and reduce costs – from overhead to promotion to manufacturing. At the same time, there is the pressure to improve compliance in an increasingly complex regulatory environment. View Article
May 28, 2014 – As part of a previously recorded Mighty Wise Academy interview, TayganPoint CEO, Joy Taylor, contributes to Entrepreneur.com, where she discusses the many ups and downs of entrepreneurship. View Article
What matters most with Big Data? Turning it into something companies can really use.
April 23, 2014 - by Joy Taylor – Big Data has always been a kind of siren song to executives, as if it held the answers to all their problems. "If only we could get our hands on more data," they insisted, "we'll make better decisions sooner." Trouble is, we've had access to more data in the past 15 years than all previous years combined, but we're not making decisions that much faster. View Article
Efficient regulatory execution is the key to a successful growth strategy in hard-to-navigate emerging markets.
April 23, 2014 - by Amy Flynn & Vicki LaRosa – The regulatory team has always been considered a strategic business partner in medical device companies, due to its responsibility for building and maintaining strong working relationships with regulators. And efficient regulatory execution is key. View Article
TayganPoint discusses best practices for developing a culture of corporate philanthropy in NJBIZ's Industry Insights article
Make philanthropy part of your company's DNA
May 7, 2014 – Any company can choose to create a philanthropic culture. But to have a meaningful impact, philanthropy needs to be more than just words on a piece of paper. It needs to be a living breathing thing that your employees carry out on a regular basis. View Article
April 18, 2014 – TayganPoint is proud to announce their sponsorship of Fearless Femme Racing, an elite Lambertville-based women's cycling team. View News Release
TayganPoint shares their views on Strengthening Compliance Through Effective Process Management in this month's Pharmaceutical Compliance Monitor
April 9, 2014 – The pharmaceutical industry is facing a number of key challenges, including complying with rigorous regulatory requirements, improving productivity, reducing costs, and finding new sources of revenue. Pharmaceutical companies need to be more comprehensive and integrated in how they address these challenges. View Article
Creating Positive Communications with the FDA
April, 2014 – A critical success factor in the regulatory review process is clear and frequent communications to ensure a smooth and efficient review of an application. View Article
Can your network handle big data?
April 9, 2014 – Companies both large and small are investing in big data. The smart ones prepare well and upgrade their information technology infrastructure to ensure their networks can handle the increased traffic. Others find themselves scrambling to improve their networks, as critical processes slow down or halt. View Article
Ernst & Young competition recognizes Joy Taylor as one of the 12 most exceptional women entrepreneurs in the country
November 14, 2013 – TayganPoint Consulting Group, a leading strategic management consulting firm, announced today that CEO and co-founder Joy Taylor was named as one of The 2013 EY Entrepreneurial Winning Women™, a national competition and executive leadership program that identifies a select group of impressive women entrepreneurs. Read Full Announcement →
November 7, 2013 – "A charismatic person is someone with strong energy" is the start of business coach Dr. JoAnne White's comments on charisma in the November issue of Smart CEO. Joy's thoughts on the subject are featured along with a handful of other regional CEOs. Enjoy the insights. View Article →
November 5, 2013 – TayganPoint Consulting Group announced today that it was included on the 2013 Inc. 5,000 list and the publication's Top 100 New Jersey Companies list. Both lists recognize the fastest-growing privately held companies and ranks them according to percentage revenue growth. Read Full Announcement →
October 21, 2013 - by Joy Taylor and John Cassimatis – The Physician Payment Sunshine Act went into effect on August 1, 2013. Its foundational intent is to create more transparency between pharmaceutical manufacturers, physicians and hospitals and thus prevent what may be perceived as a conflict of interest among these parties. The act contains…
Honing the Competitive Edge: Pharma Continues its Leaning Efforts to Cut Waste and Improve Operations
October 17, 2013 - By Steve Kuehn, Editor in Chief of Pharmaceutical Manufacturing – Stop me if you've heard this one, a Lean TPS guy, a Six Sigma Black Belt , and an OpEx Consultant, go into a bar. The bartender looks up and says, "What is this, some kind of Jidoka?" Those familiar with the lexicon of Lean and Six Sigma, might recognize the term from their Lean 101 primer – in its most Japanese of origins, the word means "automation with a human touch."
So begins an 8 page cover story in which the thoughts and opinions of Joy Taylor, CEO of TayganPoint, are prominently featured. Read the Entire Article →
June 3, 2013 – TayganPoint Consulting Group was recognized as one of the 50 Fastest-Growing Women-Led Companies of 2013 by Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO). To be considered, companies must be privately held, women-owned or led, operating in North America, and have reached revenue benchmarks. Ranking is determined by a sales growth formula, combining percentage and absolute growth. TayganPoint was ranked 15th on the 2013 list. View News Release
May 6, 2013 – TayganPoint Consulting Group announced today that it has opened an office in the Greater Boston area. The Cambridge office, located in Kendall Square, is part of the company’s ongoing investment in its healthcare, pharmaceutical and financial services. View News Release →
March, 2013 – TayganPoint Consulting Group selected by Consulting magazine as one of the Seven Small Jewels in the consulting profession. View Article
September 20, 2012 – NJBIZ names TayganPoint one of New Jersey's 50 Fastest Growing Companies. View News Release
June 25, 2012 – TayganPoint Consulting Group and Gens and Associates announce the launch of a joint service-offering aimed at accelerating regulatory improvement and reducing cost of compliance for biopharmaceuticals. View News Release
February 03, 2012 – Joy Taylor, co-founder of TayganPoint Consulting Group, was named one of New Jersey's Best 50 Business Women. View News Release
November 29, 2011 – Academy Award-winning producer came to TayganPoint and taught consultants and clients the art of storytelling. View News Release
November 29, 2011 – TayganPoint team members participated in a race that benefits people with autism. View News Release
May 19, 2011 – Representatives from TayganPoint Consulting Group attended the second annual Go Red for Women Luncheon on May 16. Joy Taylor, CEO, led a panel on women business leaders. View News Release
May 19, 2011 – Employees from TayganPoint attended the second annual Autism Cares Foundation's silent auction and gala. Joy Taylor, TayganPoint's co-founder and CEO, was honored for her dedication and commitment to the organization. View News Release
TayganPoint Consulting Group Partners with Giving Hope Network to Help Orphans and Families Affected by Autism
March 16, 2011 – Lambertville, NJ-based firm sponsors nonprofit's winter fundraiser. View News Release