That's Nice News

From all things That’s Nice to what’s happening around the industry, That’s Nice news features daily content that is always timely, and sometimes a bit unusual.

Steriles Leader Cenexi

24 May, 2018

That’s Nice Managing Director Nigel Walker met with the Cenexi senior management team in Fontenay Sous Bois, Paris. Following Cenexi’s 2017 acquisition of its world-class steriles facility in the Normandy region, there is much to discuss as the sterile fill-finish leader adds new lines and capacity.

Central London, Past & Future

22 May, 2018

Our tour of London’s biotech circuit continues this week as Nigel kicks off the day with Tecrea, an innovative nanoparticle and polymer company looking for new pathways to the drug delivery world. But first, a quick snap in front of historic St Pancras, an architectural contrast to the modern London Bioscience Innovation Centre to which he’s en route.

Visiting GSK House

21 May, 2018

After working with GSK for more than six years, That’s Nice had the opportunity to visit the healthcare giant at its global headquarters in Brentford, London. It was exciting to see the many changes that are in the works as Emma Walmsley comes up on her one-year anniversary as CEO and the organization looks to reshape its product portfolio.

Early #TBT

16 May, 2018

Accounts Director Wei Gao (center) celebrates 10 years with That’s Nice, looking as fresh-faced as ever in this throwback photo with…can you guess who that is to his right?

Meet me in St. Louis

17 April, 2018

Director of Digital Capture, Brian Pearce, takes in the St. Louis sun while shooting for a client. 

Kicking Off Interphex

17 April, 2018

Today marks the first day of Interphex 2018, the premier event for pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device development and manufacturing. We are noticing slightly fewer CDMOs this year, but, as is to be expected, there is plenty of new equipment on display.

Up Close and Personal

16 April, 2018

Albert Braun points out the Philadelphia Convention Center, ahead of CPhI North America.

Easy Being Green

09 April, 2018

Floral aficionado, Nigel Walker poses in front of a wall of vibrant greenery inside the lobby of  “1 Hotel, South Beach.”

When You Think Equipment...

06 April, 2018

That's Nice had the pleasure of hosting team members from Federal Equipment Company on Friday , welcoming the excuse to partake in a savory New York staple with our out-of-town clients (though rumor has it Cleveland is getting its very own Shake Shack in 2018 - Ohio's first)!

Easter Service

02 April, 2018

That’s Nice Business Logistics Manager Albert Bruan attended Easter Mass at Our Lady of the Lake Parish in Verona, NJ on Sunday . The vibrant floral arrangements captured the essence of the day, which brought with it the first real hint of spring—a welcome reprieve from a particularly intense winter (until, that is, we were hit with 6 inches of snow on Monday ).

Aspirational Autos

30 March, 2018

While attending the New York International Auto Show on Thursday, That’s Nice managing director and Lamborghini aficionado, Nigel Walker, came face to face with the Lamborghini Centenario, a commemorative ode to the brand’s founder retailing at a cool $4 million dollars. Maybe next time, Nigel. 

New York Auto Show 2018

30 March, 2018

That’s Nice founding partners Nigel Walker and Mark Allen and attended the New York International Auto Show yesterday as guests of Lamborghini corporate. This time last year, the agency was in full prep mode for our Road to BIO ‘speed-to-market’ campaign, which was sponsored in part by Lamborghini.

DCAT After Hours

23 March, 2018

The party continued into the night at the Xellia Pharmaceuticals post-DCAT dinner party. We’ll avoid naming names, but pictured here are members of the That’s Nice, UPM and BioVectra teams.  

DCAT Hustle

22 March, 2018

As we head toward the latter end of DCAT Week, we are invigorated by the number of companies coming together to discuss future business. Despite the snow, we’re seeing more companies than ever!

Another Snowy DCAT Week

21 March, 2018

It seems rain, snow and slush has become as much a staple of DCAT Week as the opportunity it represents. It’s no surprise, then, that New York’s fourth Nor’easter of the season has fallen right in the middle of DCAT Week 2018.

Congratulations, Misaki

19 March, 2018

Misaki Walker, daughter of That’s Nice Managing Director, Nigel Walker, graduated this weekend from sixth grade at Japanese Weekend School of New York (JWSNY), a Japanese school covering a traditional curriculum. 

Swiss Chocolatiers

15 March, 2018

It’s almost game time in Basel, Switzerland, but before the team makes their big pitch, a bit of a pick-me-up is in order. Pictured here is Strategy Director, Partner and newly appointed Master Chocolatier, Mark Allen.

Welcoming Clients

03 February, 2018

At That’s Nice, our clients and staff are all one big family. UPM Pharmaceuticals’ Mary Lee Schiesz visited the New York office for an early year account review, snapping a quick ‘usie’ with the team before heading back to Bristol, TN.

Happy Birthday, Katie!

01 February, 2018

That's Nice celebrated the birthday of accounts team member Katie Baker with a raspberry frosted cake that was almost too pretty to eat.

H-D Museum

26 January, 2018

Following a client video shoot in Germantown, Wisconsin, Director of Digital Capture Brian Pierce and Accounts Director Wei Gao made their way slightly south for some complementary footage from the Harley Davidson Museum in downtown Milwaukee.

Paddington 3

25 January, 2018

Strategy Director, Mark Allen, ‘blends in’ wearing too much (?) of the company color after losing an accumulator bet on soccer with Scientific Research Manager, TJ Ladage. He should have known better than to bet with a Nice Insight guy.

Video capture in the north

24 January, 2018

Brian Pierce, Director of Digital Capture, and Wei Gao, Accounts Director, visit Germantown, Wisconsin to capture video footage for an online 360º facility tour experience. Hope it’s not too cold, boys.

Team Outing

18 January, 2018

In celebration of one of our team member's engagement news, the accounts team at That's Nice made a trip to Outback Steakhouse, which our former suburbanites were particularly delighted to stumble upon here in New York City.

Welcoming Kris Senft

15 January, 2018

That’s Nice is thrilled to welcome pharmaceutical sales and marketing veteran Kristine (Kris) Senft to the team. As Nice Consulting Director and Partner, Kris will be working with clients to utilize Nice Match as a mechanism for growth in global markets. Welcome, Kris!

Nice Promotion – Maurice Spicer

03 January, 2018

Maurice is not only an integral member of the Nice Insight market intelligence team, but also keeps us up and running by helping to maintain the IT infrastructure. In recognition of his hard work, Maurice has been promoted to Research Analyst. Well deserved, Maurice!

Nice Promotion – Chee Choi

03 January, 2018

As Exhibit Designer, Chee is an integral part of our creative design team and is responsible for producing award-winning exhibits for both That’s Nice and our clients. Without Chee, Nice Exhibit would not be what it is today. Thank you for the exceptional work, Chee!

Nice Promotion – Govindra Singh

03 January, 2018

As Market Research Director, Govindra is now responsible for overseeing all research services accounts and managing both internal and external resources to help define, meet and exceed client objectives. Congratulations, Govindra!

Nice Promotion – Eugene Hsiu

03 January, 2018

Congratulations to Eugene on being promoted to Account Executive. In his first year at That’s Nice, Eugene has grown significantly in his role, providing exceptional effort on day-to-day projects and playing an integral role in the Road to BIO campaign in June 2017. We all appreciate Eugene’s hard work and dedication. Well done, Eugene!

Nice Promotion – Guy Tiene

03 January, 2018

As Business Director, Guy’s role has expanded to include identifying synergies across Nice Insight research, Pharma’s Almanac content and That’s Nice marketing and communications to fully support the success of our clients. Congratulations, Guy!

Nice Promotion – Young Tae

03 January, 2018

Congratulations to 13-year That’s Nice veteran Young Tae for being promoted to Creative Director, a newly created position recognizing her tireless efforts and exceptional ability to progressively improve her creative talents. Well done, Young!

Lessons from Misterland

23 December, 2017

An English favorite for the holidays, Roger Hargreaves’ Mr. Men and Little Miss books are fun for both children and adults. Thanks to our consulting partner, Haig Armaghanian, for providing a bit of nostalgia this holiday season.

Luxury Brand

23 December, 2017

As with any gift, presentation is everything. A big thanks to Sienna Feldman at Cartier Fifth Avenue Mansion for helping to provide these beautifully packaged pieces this holiday season.  

Pre-Holiday Hustle

22 December, 2017

Twas the last working day before the holidays and all through the office, not a team member was idle, not even a novice. Even on the Friday before Christmas, That’s Nice is working hard to meet some pre-holiday deadlines. Happy holidays!

Emerging Artist

18 December, 2017

Adama Coulibaly, whose geometric art can be seen around the That’s Nice office, is displaying at his first art show at Onishi Gallery’s Onishi Project from January 18-31, 2018. Join us in supporting Adama as he makes his New York gallery debut!

The Last Jedi

15 December, 2017

That's Nice Star Wars fans are keeping busy at the office and avoiding spoilers on this Friday release day. Judging by his Halloween costume, we'd say our Jedi Master of Strategy, Mark Allen, is ready to hit the theater with Rey by his side.

That’s Nice in Colombia

07 December, 2017

After a quick 24 hours in Colombia to check out a new client’s facility, Nigel reports, “there’s lots of marketing to be done” as the company prepares for a new pharma facility set to open in 2018.

Getting Drug Pricing 'Right'

30 November, 2017

Haig Barrett CEO and That's Nice consulting partner Haig Barrett is featured on the cover of the November 2017 issue of Manufacturing Chemist. Check out his article on drug pricing strategies here. Congratulations, Haig!

Pre-Thanksgiving Lunch

22 November, 2017

That's Nice team members warmed up their stomachs for the Thanksgiving holiday with a small pizza feast from New York's famous Grimaldi's Coal Brick Oven Pizza.

End-to-End Support

21 November, 2017

Events like AAPS provide an opportunity to reflect on the value of an agency partnership with That's Nice, as a comprehensive exhibit strategy is a paradigm for the full scope of our integrated offering. Pictured here is the combined UPM and That's Nice team during a post-AAPS strategy meeting, most likely to discuss, “What’s next?”

AAPS Photoshoot

14 November, 2017

Director of Digital Capture, Brian Pierce, shoots the show floor of AAPS. 

England v. Germany

10 November, 2017

It's England versus Germany, with Mark Allen and TJ Ladage showing their team colors!

Early Inspiration

07 November, 2017

Artistry runs in the Walker family. Nigel's grandfather, Frank Walker  ( 1909-1976)  of Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, UK,  created this oil painting  1948. 

Art Gallery Visit

06 November, 2017

Design Directors, Erin Carney and Young Tae, visited the  Yayoi Kusama "Festival of Life" exhibition on view at the David Zwirner gallery over the weekend. To enter the gallery, they had to wear booties like in visits to the clean room facility — luckily both have done this many times before on client photoshoots!

The Robin Hood Duo

01 November, 2017

Bronxville, NY was protected last night by Nigel's children aka the Robin Hood Duo!

Happy Halloween

31 October, 2017

We hope everyone has a happy and safe Halloween! Director of Strategy Mark Allen's daughters are all dressed up and ready for trick or treating!

All Angles

27 October, 2017

Brian Pierce, Director of Digital Capture, makes sure he photographs a client facility from every angle while working on a shoot. 

Suited Up to Shoot

26 October, 2017

Brian Pierce, Director of Digital Capture, is dressed the part as he takes photos inside a lab for a That's Nice client. 

Photoshoot in San Francisco

26 October, 2017

The That's Nice Design Director, Director of Digital Capture and Senior Project Manager headed west to San Francisco to work on a client photoshoot. 

In the Studio

11 October, 2017

Wei Gao, Director of Accounts, and Mark Allen, Director of Strategy, headed to the studio to record the voiceover for the Road to BIO story, which will be released in full on the Pharmasalmanac.com

Nigel's Garden

09 October, 2017

Fall is officially here, and Nigel's garden is ready for the season. These beautiful flowers are blossoming in full October color. 

Congrats, Maria

06 October, 2017

Maria Douaihy, Marketing Writer, is getting married in Hawaii next week. The That's Nice team wished her well with cake and a card. 

12,000 and Counting

02 October, 2017

Have you followed Nigel Walker, our Managing Director, on Linked-IN yet? If not, you should! With 12,000+ contacts, Nigel updates his social media content bi-weekly and there's always something new.

Captain Kirk

29 September, 2017

Mark Allen, Director of Strategy, gifted Wei Gao, Accounts Director, this amazingly realistic Captain Kirk. That's Nice is boldly going where no one has gone before!

Guess the Bridge

18 September, 2017

Do you know which bridge this is? Need a hint...? It was recently painted. The construction gem was spotted by Managing Director, Nigel Walker over the weekend.

Meeting

14 September, 2017

The That's Nice staff gathers in the conference room waiting for clients to arrive.

Nice House

12 September, 2017

Congratulations to Nigel, who moved into his new family house just yesterday. Needless to say, there was lots of unpackaging and painting to be done in the new digs.

Research Lunch

30 August, 2017

The Research team went out to lunch to celebrate a successful quarter, as well as Market Research Manager, TJ Ladage's birthday.

Hello, Haig!

25 August, 2017

Haig Armaghanian,  Founder and CEO of Haig Barrett, paid a visit to the That's Nice Headquarters in NYC, on his way to LA from London. 

Happy First Birthday, Demba!

17 August, 2017

The That's Nice staff poses with baby Demba on his first birthday. 

Stress Relief

14 August, 2017

The Accounts Dept. took the weekend to relieve some stress at the shooting range! Kimberly Anderson, Mimi Chen and Albert Braun are pictured from left. 

Teen Lambo Dreams

10 August, 2017

Nigel's Road to BIO journey didn't just happen overnight. Learn about what got him to go on the road in a Lamborghini Aventador on Lamborghini.com by following the link here.

Nice Sand

10 August, 2017

Can you see what's written in the sand? Nigel Walker has Nice on the brain while away for the summer holiday. 

Suited Up

09 August, 2017

Wei Gao, Accounts Director, and Mark Allen, Director of Strategy, are giving a presentation on inbound marketing today, in New Jersey. 

Think Outside of the Shell

09 August, 2017

This little critter, captured in Bora Bora, is a reminder to always think outside the box – or shell! 

Strategy Lessons

08 August, 2017

Strategy can be applied anywhere! No matter what the scenario, an understanding of both the technology around you and the habits of your competitors is a winning combination. That being said. Nigel has proudly beat his own top score in "Clash of Clans" after three years of trying – proof that all you need is a great strategy.

Bora Bora Vacation

08 August, 2017

Nigel Walker is pictured in Bora Bora, the picturesque island in French Polynesia. 

Happy Birthday, Jedi Master Mark

07 August, 2017

Mark Allen, Strategy Director, celebrated his birthday with a surprise by Princess Leia, Darth Vader and the office stormtroopers.

Kick Back and Relax

07 August, 2017

Nigel Walker arrived in Bora Bora, ready for the sunset and to recharge his batteries before a big push starting in September.

Sunset in Milano, Italy

27 July, 2017

Nigel Walker captured this stunning sunset at the airport in Milan, as the last moments of the day's light shine through the jet stream. 

Where it's At

26 July, 2017

Nigel Walker, Managing Director, is spending time in Paris, which as he says, is where it's at for business.

Bonjour!

25 July, 2017

Nigel Walker is currently visiting customers in Lyon, France with Graham Combe, Relationship Director.

Checkers and Lunch

20 July, 2017

Guy Tiene, Strategic Content Director, and Wei Gao, Accounts Director enjoy a friendly game while in Wilmington, North Carolina. 

Happy Monday!

17 July, 2017

Flowers for everyone, courtesy of Nigel!

Happy Birthday, Nigel

17 July, 2017

Nigel Walker received this special gift from the owner of Lamborghini in honor of his birthday.

Nice Roses

14 July, 2017

Happy Birthday to our very own Nigel Walker! The That's Nice / Nice Insight Managing Director turns 46 years young today!

Dinner with the Queen

13 July, 2017

Nigel Walker poses with Queen Elizabeth II before a business dinner. 

Visiting Nova Scotia on Business

13 July, 2017

Managing Director Nigel Walker is all smiles, despite a l ong work day and  10-hour flight delay. 

The South of France

10 July, 2017

Nigel Walker spent the day in a beautiful area of Southern France, while visiting Sartorius Stedim in Aubagne on a business trip last week. 

Hello, Nice!

07 July, 2017

While  in the South of France, Nigel Walker came across a company called Nice--it's just like home!

Away on Business

03 July, 2017

Nigel Walker, Managing Director, is overseas in France to meet new customers.

Happy Birthday, Maurice

29 June, 2017

Market Research Analyst Maurice Spicer celebrated his birthday in the office this week, with the That's Nice staff wishing him well. 

That's Nice in the Press

23 June, 2017

Nigel Walker, Founder & Managing Director for That's Nice, was interviewed during yesterday's BIO International Convention by San Diego's KSDY50. 

Glittering…Insoles?

21 June, 2017

That’s Nice Founder & Managing Director Nigel Walker is always representing the company’s campaign colors, and BIO 2017 is no exception. 

Arrival

19 June, 2017

We made it! The That's Nice staff traveling on the Road to BIO have reached their final destination – BIO International in San Diego, California. You can see us – and our trusted Lambo at the convention center at Booth 1019. See you there! 

Camera Time

19 June, 2017

Director of Digital Capture, Brian Pierce, poses among dinosaurs on the Road to BIO!

El Paso Souvenir

19 June, 2017

Managing Director, Nigel Walker, poses in front of some ornate leather belts while on a stopover in El Paso. 

Off to the Races

15 June, 2017

The TN team enjoys a morning swim race, with Director of Digital Capture, Brian Pierce taking the lead. Next stop on the Road to BIO? Houston, Texas here we come!

Southern Heat

13 June, 2017

The thermometer is surging in Alabama, where the That's Nice staff are experiencing 100-degree temperatures!

Pierce & Pierce

13 June, 2017

Brian Pierce, Director of Digital Capture, poses next to a Pierce Four, circa 1910 at the Barber Vintage Motorsport Museum in Alabama.

Top of the RV

13 June, 2017

Brian Pierce, Director of Digital Capture, poses on top of the RV on this sunny day in Alabama.

Bound for Chucktown

12 June, 2017

The Road to BIO kicks off its tour of the Deep South in the port city of Charleston, South Carolina, widely known as one of America's most hospitable cities. Pictured here are Albert Bruan, That's Nice Business Logistics Manager, and Brian Pierce, That's Nice Director of Digital Capture

Rounding out Week One

09 June, 2017

The Road to BIO team is in full force as they make their way through the Northeast Corridor on their journey toward BIO 2017 in San Diego. Join us at www.pharmasalmanac.com

They're Off!

07 June, 2017

Nigel Walker, Managing Director, and Eugene Hsiu, Project Coordinator, took off from our Headquarters on 5th Ave to the first leg of the Road to BIO, in Boston. We are so excited for our journey to finally get underway!

Good Luck, Laetitia

02 June, 2017

Today is Design Director Laetitia Eaton's last day in the office, after years of work on the team. She will be missed by all. We wish her the best of luck!

That's Nice Salutes Fleet Week New York

30 May, 2017

That's Nice Business Logistics Manager and U.S. Navy veteran, Albert Bruan, ran alongside visiting Sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen during the "Freedom Run," one of the events during Fleet Week New York 2017.

Smile, Brian!

24 May, 2017

Brian Pierce, Director of Digital Capture reviews his shot of a lab facility. 

Client Photoshoot

24 May, 2017

Wei Gao, Director of Client Services and Brian Pierce, Director of Digital Capture, are on location at a client photoshoot this week. Take a look inside the lab, courtesy of Brian and Wei.

Flat Tire on the Road to… CPhI NA

18 May, 2017

Nigel Walker, Managing Director, and RJ Palermo, Director of Client Services, managed the unfortunate incident, which happened less than 100 miles from our NYC headquarters. This does not bode well for our upcoming 4,000+ mile journey to BIO 2017.  How many times do you think we’ll have to pull out the jack? Take the Road to BIO Challenge to render a guess.

Haig Barrett at CPhI North America

17 May, 2017

Look who we found at CPhI NA - the Haig Barrett team! Pictured here are Haig Armaghanian, CEO and Nice Consulting Partner; Beth Harris, Senior Account Director; and Josh Dunn, Strategy and Execution Lead. 

UPM & The That's Nice Team

17 May, 2017

Greetings from CPhI NA in Philly! Mimi Chen, Yiyi Liu, and Wei Gao from the That's Nice accounts team are pictured here with  Mary Lee Schiesz , Manager of Marketing for UPM. 

That's Nice at CPhI NA & Informex

16 May, 2017

Nigel Walker, Founder & Managing Director of That's Nice, kicks off a productive week at CPhI North America and Informex in Philadelphia. The event, which runs from May 16th - 18th, connects buyers and sellers across the pharmaceutical supply chain.

Juventus vs Atlético Madrid

10 May, 2017

The That's Nice staff loves soccer, or football, depending on who you ask. The entire office tuned into the  Juventus vs Atlético Madrid game, and watched  Atlético Madrid win by just one point!

Weigh In Day

09 May, 2017

Today kicks off our office weight loss competition - just in time for summer! We're seeing several different strategies emerge, including the pre-day carb load-up, the break room treat sabotage, and the all-in hangry abstainer. The competition runs through June 6th - wish us luck!

New Look

03 May, 2017

We’ve made some updates to the That’s Nice website, including a new home page with a video header showing footage of a typical day around our New York headquarters, as well as a few recent industry events. Take look around to see what else is new!

Hubspot Partner Day

01 May, 2017

Aaron Mazze, Digital Director and Partner, captures the entire executive Hubspot team while attending Hubspot Partner Day. Co-Founder and CEO Brian Halligan is pictured in the front row with Parter, CTO and Co-Founder Dharmesh Shah on the far right.

Inbound Innovation

27 April, 2017

Aaron Mazze, That's Nice Digital Director and Partner, is in Boston this week at HubSpot Partner Day 2017. The event is an exclusive opportunity for partners of the inbound marketing and sales platform to discuss the latest trends impacting the digital world.  

The Partners

24 April, 2017

The That's Nice partners gathered together for a meeting at the company headquarters in New York. Many team members have been working together for close to ten years or more. 

That's Nice in Beijing, China

21 April, 2017

Nigel and Brian aren't the only staff members from That's Nice to take a trip around the world. Eugene Hsiu, Project Manager, is pictured on a trip to Beijing. 

View of the Pyramids

20 April, 2017

Managing Director, Nigel Walker and Director of Digital Capture, Brian Pierce were able to view the magnificent Egyptian pyramids while on a tour around the world, led by client site visits. 

Journey Into Night

18 April, 2017

The pyramids of Giza in Egypt are just as spell-binding at night, as captured by Managing Director, Nigel Walker. 

Off to Egypt

17 April, 2017

Nigel Walker and Brian Pierce reach Cairo, Egypt!

Morocco Selfie

14 April, 2017

Nigel Walker and Brian Pierce stop for a selfie that truly captures their excitement, while away on business in Morocco. 

Another Look at the Casablanca Mosque

13 April, 2017

Here is another look at the Casablanca Mosque. Director of Digital Capture Brian Pierce and Managing Director Nigel Walker made a point to stop at the landmark as they continue their business trip to Morocco.  

World Tour

12 April, 2017

Nigel Walker is continuing his travels visiting clients, journeying from Moscow to Morocco. He is pictured here in Casablanca, Morocco, in front of the newly erected Casablanca Mosque, the third largest in the world.

Inspirational Colors

11 April, 2017

Nigel Walker, Managing Director takes a last look at the Red Square, Saint Basil's Cathedral in Moscow, Russia--especially because the color is so "That's Nice."

A Visit to Red Square

10 April, 2017

Nigel Walker, Managing Director poses in front of Moscow's Red Square while on a client trip.

Another Look at The Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow

07 April, 2017

The orchestra plays at The Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow. That's Nice staff made time to take in the show while on a client visit. 

Inside The Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow

06 April, 2017

Nigel Walker and Brian Pierce enjoyed a delightful performance at the theatre.

The Bolshoi Theatre

06 April, 2017

Nigel Walker, Managing Director, and Brian Pierce, Director of Digital Capture, visit The Bolshoi Theatre with a client on a night out in Moscow. 

Traveling to Turkey

04 April, 2017

Brian Pierce, Director of Digital Capture and Managing Director Nigel Walker are jet setting to Turkey for a client visit. 

The Kremlin, Moscow

04 April, 2017

Nigel Walker, Managing Director is pictured on a business trip to Moscow, where he is taking in the culture of the brilliant city.

Fortress Inside a City

03 April, 2017

Managing Director, Nigel Walker, along with Director of Digital Capture, Brian Pierce, took a quick sightseeing break after visiting clients in Moscow, Russia. Nigel is pictured here at the historic Kremlin, which translates to “fortress inside a city.”

Interphex Highlights

30 March, 2017

Nigel Walker, Managing Director, is pictured in front of one of the most popular booths at Interphex, "Alcami igloo" which was a showstopper!

Let's Get Cooking

24 March, 2017

After a highly successful week at both Interphex and DCAT, RJ Palermo and Eugene Hsiu are in the That's Nice kitchen preparing a treat for the staff. 

We’re ready for our close-ups!

24 March, 2017

With everyone in town for Interphex and DCAT Week, we are conducting a video shoot of the That’s Nice team in our New York City headquarters.

Pharma's Almanac TV

22 March, 2017

Director of Strategy, Mark Allen, along with Director of Digital Capture, Brian Pierce, prepare for their next interview in the That’s Nice signature Tesla. Come see us and our Tesla at Interphex, Booth 3765.

Interphex, Day 2

22 March, 2017

Maurice and Annie from the Research Department talk to customers at our Booth 3765.

Happy Birthday Wei!

16 March, 2017

Wei Gao, Accounts Director is turning 40! The office celebrated this occasion with red velvet cake.

That's Nice at SOT

16 March, 2017

Pictured at the Society of Toxicology Annual Meeting 2017, Michelle Hernandez, the Director of Business Intelligence and Competitive Research, poses in front of a presentation. 

Beautiful Lisbon

15 March, 2017

Greetings from Lisboa! Nigel Walker, Managing Director and Mark Allen, Director of Strategy have completed their client visit in this amazing city. 

Visiting Clients

13 March, 2017

The journey continues! Mark Allen, Director of Strategy, is pictured on a client visit in Lisbon, Portugal.

Journey to Lisbon

10 March, 2017

Managing Director Nigel Walker and Strategy Director, Mark Allen are visiting clients in the historic city of Lisboa!

Where Were You In '92?

08 March, 2017

Nigel Walker, Managing Director, is pictured here in this throwback from 1992, the year he first arrived in the US. He has been meaning to go on a trip across the country ever since!

Road Trip Inspiration

06 March, 2017

We are sensing a theme here! Nigel Walker, Managing Director, is pictured in 1972 in his first ever orange transportation. The dream began here and will continue on, as Nigel takes his new and improved orange ride (the Lamborghini) across the country this summer!

Test Drive

02 March, 2017

Wei Gao, Accounts Director, checks out our signature Lamborghini, ready to take it for a spin right outside our office!

On-Site with Guy and Brian

28 February, 2017

Guy Tiene, Director of Strategic Content, and Brian Pierce, Director of Digital Capture, recently traveled on-site to a facility, using drones to capture amazing overhead shots. The team is pictured here, with the drone front and center!

Happy Birthday, Kimmy!

27 February, 2017

Kimberly Anderson celebrated her birthday with the staff of That's Nice. The office enjoyed a wonderful cake on her behalf!

Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

24 February, 2017

Nigel Walker, Managing Director is enjoying his stay in Hilton Head, SC. Although the area was hit by a force 3 Tornado in October 2016, the island is recovered and ready for tourist season. Nigel is checking out a possible new corporate retreat right in South Carolina!

Staff SOT Award Winner

22 February, 2017

We are preparing for SOT at That's Nice and wanted to say congratulations to Michelle Hernandez, our Director of Business Intelligence and Competitive Research. Michelle has won the Hispanic Organization of Toxicologists Travel Award Winner for her study titled, World Trade Center Dust Induces Nasal and Neurologic Tissue Injury, Impairs Olfaction Capabilities, and Increases Anxiety Behaviors. She will be presented with the award at The Hispanic Organization of Toxicologists reception on Tuesday, March 14 (6:15 PM to 8:45 PM), at Maryland Art Place 218 W Saratoga St., Baltimore, MD. Her presentation will be on view on March 16th, 8:30AM to 11:45AM at Hall A, Poster Board number: 3538/P513. We hope to see you there!

Happy Birthday Jane

21 February, 2017

Jane Blake, the That's Nice bookkeeper celebrated a landmark birthday this week. The staff gathered in the conference room to wish her the best!

Hola from Puerto Rico

21 February, 2017

Director of Digital Capture, Brian Pierce and Strategic Content Director, Guy Tiene went to Puerto Rico for a site visit, stopping at this muy hermosa playa along the way!

The Orange Statement

17 February, 2017

New York Fashion Week is now over, leaving us the opportunity to unpack the trends. One of the standouts on the runway this season? Orange! Or according to Refinery29, "The Orange Statement." That's Nice is definitely on-trend and ahead of the game for fall 2017, as our office is decked out in the upbeat color. 

Norman Church Twenty Years Later

16 February, 2017

While away on business, Nigel Walker visited Norman Church in Studham Bedfordshire, England, where he was married in 1997. After 20 years it still looks the same, notably with the same moss and sand stone.

Away on Business Dinner

15 February, 2017

Director of Digital Capture, Brian Pierce, continues his facility tour with Guy Tiene, Director of Strategic Content, pictured here at dinner. 

Drone Flight

14 February, 2017

As Managing Director Nigel Walker spends time in beautiful Bristol, shooting his 32nd facility in a 12-month span, the team hires a local drone pilot to take charge of the aerial shots.

UK Photo Shoot

13 February, 2017

Brian Pierce, Director of Digital Capture, films inside a client's lab overseas. 

Scale Model

10 February, 2017

As Nigel Walker continues his adventure through the UK, he is reminded of scenes from his youth, like this building. Back at LCP in 1989, Nigel built a scale model during an architecture class on understanding dimension. The building was part of a fancy row house in London and looked a little something like this...

Visit of Bunratty Castle

09 February, 2017

Managing Director Nigel Walker and Director of Digital Capture Brian Pierce visit the Bunratty Castle in Shannon, Ireland. It has been a beautiful few days in Ireland, shooting a facility.

View from the Clifton Bridge

08 February, 2017

Managing Director Nigel Walker is continuing his business trip through the UK. The view from the Clifton Bridge in Bristol, England is pictured here at night. 

All Smiles in the UK

08 February, 2017

Nigel Walker poses in the sunshine on his business trip in Bristol. 

That's Nice in Bristol

07 February, 2017

Brian Pierce, not working in a lab, while traveling in Bristol, England.

Photoshoot in England

07 February, 2017

Brian Pierce & Nigel Walker are spending a few days in the U.K. capturing assets for a client.

Severn Bridge – Avalon, Bristol England

06 February, 2017

Nigel Walker and Brian Pierce are just in time for a beautiful sunset at the picturesque Severn Bridge in England. 

Nice Symposium - a Closer Look

02 February, 2017

The Pharma's Almanac TV interviews were one of the main events of the Nice Symposium. Here our Director of Digital Capture, Brian Pierce, puts a microphone on David Shenberger of CAI.

Symposium Reflection

01 February, 2017

Looking back at the Symposium, fun was had by all! Guy Tiene is pictured with Chloe Park and Emilie Branch on the Pharma's Almanac team. 

In Philadelphia

24 January, 2017

Nigel Walker and Guy Tiene were in the city of brotherly love for a meeting, earlier this week. The duo made sure to enjoy the downtown area before heading back to New York. 

A Week in The Alps

23 January, 2017

After a productive week in the Swiss Alps, Nigel Walker, Managing Director, is looking forward to a successful 2018. 

Ice Carts Racing

20 January, 2017

Nigel Walker is pictured racing Ice Carts at the Matterhorn, Switzerland whilst working on the 2018 Strategy Plan.

Up and Away

19 January, 2017

Nigel Walker's great adventure through the Swiss Alps continues, as he arrives at Cartier by helicopter.

Diamond Research

18 January, 2017

Managing Director Nigel Walker is off to research diamonds in Geneva, Switzerland!

Cartier Watch Factory

17 January, 2017

Nigel Walker, Managing Director continues the quest for diamonds. He is pictured at the Cartier Watch Factory in Geneva.

SIHH Geneva

16 January, 2017

Managing Director, Nigel Walker is attending the SIHH in Geneva this week, which is an exclusive introduction to the Swiss watch industry.

Fun in San Francisco

13 January, 2017

Andrew Ferraro did a bit of sightseeing on the last day of the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, stopping at the Nike store in San Francisco.

We Heart J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

11 January, 2017

The J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference is progressing smoothly, and generating plenty of exciting news about the pharma and biotech market. The staff at That's Nice are in San Francisco to enjoy the conference as it unfolds.

Cruising into 2017

05 January, 2017

Managing Director, Nigel Walker, cruised into 2017 on board this amazing ship! The out-of-this-world cruise ship sailed into the sea complete with pools and entertainment. 

Refreshed

28 December, 2016

Albert Bruan of That's Nice is back from vacation. Time spent with family is time well spent. Welcome back Albert!

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