Life Sciences Marketing Agency

Altitude is one of the premier life science marketing agencies in the world. We bring elite storytelling, branding and digital marketing skills to science-led organizations in the U.S., Europe and Asia.


Our clients value our rich domain scientific experience and 20-year track record of success, making us a marketing partner of choice across the industry. Let us show you what a flexible, data-first marketing company can deliver for you.

We Get Life Sciences

We provide a wide range of life sciences marketing services in pharma, clinical research, biotech, biopharma and healthcare technology.

Our clients include large commercial IRBs, contract research organizations, hardware and software providers, consultants, and more. In particular, we specialize in serving firms in drug development, preclinical testing, clinical research, compliance, submissions, pharmacovigilance, quality, manufacturing, validation and verification.

We are the marketing agency for life sciences.

We’re an integrated B2B agency specializing in the needs of companies in and around life sciences, pharma and biotech. Our clients are the most technical in the business, and we help them:

Any number of life science marketing companies advertise the number of PhDs they have on staff. Our model is different. We’re trained marketers with an understanding of the science and a team of outside experts we can rely upon for advanced technical knowledge. The result? Real marketing progress honed by years of in-market experience, not just more technical articles that never make it into decision-makers’ hands.

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Clients seek out Altitude for any number of reasons. Let’s get you an answer to your marketing firm search right away.

Altitude Marketing at a Glance

We’re a B2B marketing services agency located in Emmaus, Pennsylvania. Our clientbase features key global players in the life sciencesmanufacturing, technology and software spaces.

Our team of 35 marketing professionals is based in Emmaus, Pennsylvania, just outside New York City and Philadelphia. All are full-time, W2 employees – we’re a real team, not a virtual agency of freelancers and Upwork talent. That means you get a dedicated, cross-functional account team entirely devoted to your success.

Altitude was founded in 2004; we turned 20 in 2024! Over two decades in business, we’ve helped dozens of companies in and around the life sciences drive leads and reach their business goals.

Altitude can be a company’s entire marketing department, or a specialized resource for a small marketing team. Our clients have highly engaged decision-makers and appreciate candid feedback, insights and strategy.

We work with clients across the life science ecosystem. In particular, we specialize in:

  • Clinical Research, where we work with CROs, IRBs, technology vendors and service providers. 
  • Biotechnology, where we drive growth for spatial biology platforms and biologics innovators.
  • Lab Equipment & Services, where we help leaders in biospecimen procurement, equipment production and vendor-agnostic maintenance.
  • Diagnostics, where we build payer, prescriber and patient visibility and pipeline for some of the world’s most innovative companies.
  • Drug Development, where CRDOs (like WuXi AppTec), CMOs and CDMOs trust us for lead generation, branding and more.
  • Technology Consulting, where we help grow businesses like Daelight Solutions toward record year after record year. Our portfolio includes integrators, application developers, and quality/validation experts.
  • Manufacturing, where we bring to market solutions (like Asahi Kasei Bioprocess’ inline buffer formulators and LC columns) that make drug and device manufacturing safer and more efficient.
  • Commercialization, where top RWD vendors rely on us to build their brands’ presence and credibility.

There is almost no part of the life science / biotech / biopharma space that our team of experts hasn’t touched – and seen success in.

Altitude Marketing has helped hundreds of businesses reach growth and exit goals in nearly two decades. Other top B2B marketing service providers include Merkle, Bader Rutter and Ogilvy Consulting.

Absolutely. Our team of writers is trained to produce accurate, technical content. Candidly, we don’t write posters or journal articles. Rather, we create highly credible, attention-grabbing posts, web pages, guides and ads that ge

The four Ps of marketing are product, price, place and promotion. These elements must be top of mind for marketing services providers; they’re what B2B companies must consider when creating and promoting their products or services.

Driving a 9x Revenue Increase for a Leader In Pharma IT

Daelight Solutions, a leading life sciences technology consultancy, hired Altitude Marketing to create a memorable brand, build a digital presence, and drive sales-qualified leads. Altitude introduced a modern approach to marketing, helping Daelight build credibility, connect with Tier 1 pharma, and grow revenue by 9x.

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The breadth of services  Altitude can provide in terms of website development,  public relations content, authoring content, editing and even helping with trade show logistics has been invaluable.


Our Life Science, Pharma & Biotech Clients

Our Life Science Marketing Team

Adam Smartschan

Partner & Chief Strategy Officer

Laura Budraitis

Partner & VP, Client Success

Drew Frantzen

Partner & VP, Creative & Web

Jeff Kotran

VP, Brand Strategy

Claire Brucher

Director, Brand Messaging & Content

Amanda Kimble-Evans

Director, Market Research

Ready to work with the best life sciences marketing agency?

We help scientific brands tell their stories and drive real results. Let’s talk about what Altitude can do for your company.