Randy Zane
Senior Director, Communications
Precision for Medicine

Randy Zane is a senior level communications leader with expertise in all aspects of strategic and integrated communications and marketing. Randy currently leads communications for Precision for Medicine, a healthcare company focused on research, analytics and marketing services. With a career spanning the technology, healthcare, services and media industries, Randy has the expertise to identify, build and implement strategic communications programs for large organizations nationally and internationally.

At Precision for Medicine, he leads the corporate communications function, overseeing external and internal communications, and social media. He provides strategic counsel to executive leadership on communications strategies and serves as the company spokesperson for all aspects of public relations and media relations

Before joining Precision for Medicine, Randy spent more than 15 years in the technology, healthcare, services and media industries. Most recently, he developed and led global communications strategies and programs for the Commercial and Commodities Markets at McGraw Hill Financial. Prior to this role, Randy led communications worldwide in two divisions at IBM. He oversaw global media relations and thought leadership at IBM Global Business Services and, led communications worldwide in several sectors at IBM Research including, big data and analytics, commerce, business services, and government. He also developed global communications initiatives that helped launch Watson, IBM’s super computer.

Earlier in his career, Randy was head of corporate communications and marketing at Ziff Davis Media where he developed thought leadership programs that led to weekly segments for company leaders on CNN and Fox. He has also led communications and marketing programs at CMP Media, Empire BlueCross & Blue Shield, and the Insurance Information Institute. He began his career in communications for the Office of the Governor of Massachusetts.

Randy received his Master’s degree in Communications from Emerson College and Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Towson University.