The That's Nice team enjoyed drinks after work on the rooftop of flatiron go-to 230 Fifth.
It was just about 12 months ago that Nigel and Brian were flying at 500 knots across the south of Paris. Notice the "Rescue" sign with two yellow arrows, because they needed it.
Gabriela Estupiñán and Nisha Middleton, our Research interns, working diligently on our upcoming CDMO Biologics Report.
Along with That’s Nice being part of Sakina’s “extended family,” Sakina had a lovely visit from her uncle in the office today who is the CEO and founder of Yourway - one of That’s Nice's high profile clients!
Nigel is heading back north after a little stop off in the wilderness.
The That's Nice team wishes Nigel the best of birthdays!
England wins the World Cricket Cup by the tiniest of margins, beating New Zealand on the final ball of the final in overtime.
Congratulations to Lewis Hamilton, who has won the British F1 Race at Silverstone Race track, for a record 6th win at this track.
Lewis Hamilton will be in his hometown this weekend; the Silverstone Circuit is a motor racing circuit in England located next to the Northamptonshire villages of Silverstone and Whittlebury, close to where Nigel grew up.
Nigel leaves our wonderful customer, Grifols, in Barcelona as we start to discuss the business strategy for 2020.
Nigel and Haig have been visiting a tea house garden in Central London, a great start to any week
Here's how to make a bubble within a bubble, whilst inserting you face into the larger bubble.
Nigel fulfills his Best Man duties at a friend's wedding over the weekend, enjoying good times in Hampshire, England. Congratulation to Charlotte and Mike!
Nigel celebrates 4th of July in England with one sparkler - it's not really a celebration, but more for his America friends who rag on him every year.
Accounts Director, Wei Gao visits the Camp Exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum where inspiration is everywhere.
Project Manager Lucas Visser snaps some shots from the That's Nice window during the World Pride parade.
Brian Pierce poses in front of the DIA sign on the tradeshow's last day.
Wei Gao and Patrick from Punch pose in front of the Yourway booth at DIA.
Brian and Wei enjoy dinner ahead of DIA with clients Leandro and Duncan from Yourway, and a blast from the past, former Media Manager, Mimi Chen!!
Accounts Director, Wei Gao and Brian Pierce, Director of Digital Capture take a selfie in front of the Yourway booth ahead of the DIA show in San Diego.
Wei Gao, Accounts Director, completes the finishing touches on the Yourway booth at DIA.
The That's Nice team gets ready for DIA ahead of show time at the Marken booth.
Misaki Walker celebrated her 8th grade graduation on Friday, June 21st. It was a wonderful day out to celebrate the journey to entering High School.
Think you know the address of these NYC doors? Call us at 212-366-4455, and we will send you a gift for getting it right!
Happy Father's Day to all the dads in pharma!
Flight of Freedom has formally launched after a full week at BIO International, the passion of flight is upon us.
IBIO successfully completes BIO International in Philly, a fast turn for the newly appointed management lead Tom Isett.
Brian Pierce and Lucas Visser from Nice Passion will be walking the show floor during BIO International to meet the customers and find new material for the next series.
David interviews Sean Kirk, Executive Vice President of Manufacturing and Technical Operations for Emergent BioSolutions
Patricio Massera, CEO of AGC Biologics, does a video interview with David.
David interviews Luigi Trussardo, representing Olon at Bio International.
David interviews Bob Klehr, head of pharma sales for North America at Fareva.
David Alvaro, Ph.D., interviews Tom Isett and Sylvain Marcel at the iBio booth for Pharma’s Almanac TV.
The new Tri-Rx brand is launching at BIO International – book some time with the management team.
That’s Nice is pleased to be part of the repositioning of AGC Biologics as the company’s AOR.
Nice Passion launches “Everyday Exotic” at BIO International.
With a new image for Rentschler launching BIO International, this company is transforming quickly.
Northway Biotechpharma Launches their new brand image at BIO International.
Nice Passion launches “Road to BIO” after 18 months of editing our first production - you can see for yourself, this 51-minute short film was some ride for the crew.
Grifols is launching a new brand, Grifols Recombinant Protein CDMO, as part of the Grifols Diagnostics biologics business.
That’s Nice supports Vetter at BIO International.
Meet Steve King from 21159 Pharma at BIO International.
Peter Pekos will be attending BIO this year, representing Dalton Pharma Services.
Yourway is launching a new website: www.yourway.com.
Grifols Partnership will be attending BIO International.
iBIO launches a new message – iBIO’s speed to market commands attention.
Nick Green, the CEO of Therapure, will be attending BIO this year. Come on over and meet the team.
This is the first time the newly named Seqens is attending BIO, having changed their company association after the Q1 DCAT launch.
SGS Life Sciences continue to be a powerhouse in the global testing space. Come on over and meet the SGS team.
That’s Nice has worked closely with the Rentschler management team to bring together a new vision for the fifth generation Biologics company.
Northway Biotechpharma continues to plan the next step of the company’s commercial growth.
The Nice Passion team is looking for scientists to create a short film on their interests outside of work.
That’s Nice supports Piramal at BIO International - come meet the team.
Tremendous investment started some years ago for this new entity in the PolPharma family of companies. Come meet the team at BIO International.
Come visit Tom Isett and the i.e Advising team at BIO International.
Lonza is launching a new message for the early phase unit dose business, SimpliFiH.
GSK is leading the way at BIO International, once again.
That’s Nice is proud to announce Yourway is launched
Brian Pierce has arrived at BIO International, ready for the show.
Grifols BioSupplies is one of many Grifols business units! Come over and meet the team at BIO.
Frontida is the new CDMO is on the scene — Ron Connolly and the team are ready for growth after the GW facility acquisition.
Visit NovaSep at BIO International.
Bob Klehr, from the Drug Product team at Fareva, will be attending BIO International.
ThermoFisher is located at four locations at BIO International (Booth #1501, 643, 1301, 2027).
The OSD business is still strong for Catalent, and the biologics investment in Paragon is now complete.
Come visit the CAI team at BIO International, at Booth #4249.
Jeff Marlough from Castleford will be attending BIO International this year, helping companies look for financing as the M&A market holds up in the CDMO space.
Bora Pharmaceuticals is pushing hard on sales in the U.S. market. Come see the team at BIO International.
That’s Nice supports BioVectra at BIO International.
That’s Nice supports Avid BioServices at BIO International.
Change is happening at Alcami – That’s Nice is looking forward to reconnecting with this key account from the past three years.
Thats Nice supports Abzena at BIO International, in Philadelphia with thought leadership content.
That’s Nice continues to support numerous divisions of WuXi. The entire WuXi group will host a big partnering event on Tuesday night, June 4th.
Servier is in the oncology business after the Shire Oncology acquisition, giving the BIO show even greater significance to the company.
Look out for Erica from Sosna & Co. at BIO International this year.
Kevin Sharp is attending BIO International this year – come meet Kevin at the Samsung booth.
That’s Nice is beginning a new relationship with this mighty commercial entity.
Coming off the acquisition of Capua BioServices, Olon has taken a leading position in the Italian market for generics and looks to grow their biologics business.
Longeveron will be exhibiting at BIO International –– come meet the team.
Michael and the Leukocare team will be located at the Rentschler booth #2719 during BIO –– come meet the team.
Sean McKee will be ready to meet the market at BIO.
Dan Conlon (and the best kept secret in the CDMO space) will be attending the big BIO show this week – find out more from Dan and the team.
Nice Passion launches “Flight of Freedom” featuring Gwenaël Servant at BIO International.
iBIO launches new website, this much easier site to understand communicate a clearer message.
Check out BioVectra’s must-see 8-page article in the Q2
CRB has led
Pharma’s Almanac in most-read content for two years in a row.
Brammer Bio is now part ThermoFisher! Come visit the Brammer Bio team at BIO International.
Thibaut Fraisse gave a strong interview in the Q1
Pharma’s Almanac. Come by the Fareva booth to meet the team.
GE has gone through some challenging changes over the past three years, but as GE Healthcare joins the Danaher Corporation, there is light ahead.
Patrick DePalma from Emergent will be ready to meet customers at the Emergent booth, #2961.
That’s Nice will be waiting to greet you at booth# 4201, getting ready for the biggest Biotech show of the year.
That’s Nice supports Avara as they consolidate into a drug product CDMO. Avara comes to the table at BIO with new BD staff and a refocused business.
The new Yourway branding identity is launching at BIO International – this 20+ year old company is transforming the Supply Chain Logistics space.
Come visit iBIO at BIO International. The team is ready to meet you!
That’s Nice supports Aldevron, facilitating the company’s article on plasmids as part of a strategic content push in the Q2 issue of Pharma’s Almanac.
That’s Nice will be giving out gifts at the booth during BIO International, come on over to pick yours up.
Northway Biotechpharma launches new website for BIO International.
If your haven’t yet, read the AbbVie article in Q2 Pharma’s Almanac, AbbVie is much more than just Humira.
We all arrived in Philly for the annual BIO International event. City of brotherly love is ready to receive 18,000 Biologists.
Aston Villa Captain and Manager raises the Championship Cup at Wembley Stadium - it's a special day in my history of following the club since 1971.
Aston Villa have won the Championship play off final against Derby County and have been promoted to the Premiership. Go, Aston Villa!
We're sad to see our
Market Research Associate
Cesar Benjumea leave, but wish him all the best!
That’s Nice is 24 years old today, after so many days of operation we are delighted to having a record year in all areas of the business, including Research, Agency and Business Services growth. With no debt and an estimated $27 Million in annual sales and investment income in 2019, we are delighted to look forward.
Aston Villa beat the Baggies to win a final place at Wembley, taking place on May 27th. Up the Villa!
Nigel Walker dropped in to see the ual: alumni at the Great Bowery.
After leaving Winchester, Kentucky, Nigel stopped in to see the Derby horses and caught a few snaps from the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington.
Nigel Walker celebrates the Kentucky Derby this year, a wonderful day out.
Thermo Fisher Scientific formally closes on the purchase of BrammerBIO. That’s Nice congratulates and thanks the management team at BrammerBIO for being part of this amazing story.
Scientific Content Director, David Alvaro celebrates his birthday in the office with doughnuts from Dough.
That’s Nice enjoyed the Federal Equipment / AbbVie bowling night during CPhI North America.
Supporting Servier CDMO at CPhI North America this year in Chicago.
Supporting Cenexi at CPhI North America this year in Chicago.
Supporting Bora Pharma at CPhI North America this year in Chicago.
Supporting Federal Equipment Company at CPhI North America this year in Chicago.
Supporting Albemarle Fine Chemistry Services at CPhI North America this year in Chicago.
Supporting Lonza Pharma & Biotech at CPhI North America this year in Chicago.
Supporting UPM Pharmaceuticals at CPhI North America.
Supporting Hovione at CPhI North America.
That's Nice is supporting Avara Pharmaceuticals at CPhI North America.
Willis Tower, more commonly known at the Sears Tower, is cloaked in fog after the snows clears -- and as we set-up for CPhI North America.
"Flight of Freedom," a Nice Passion short film that celebrates dedication and passion, will launch at BIO International.
Visiting the newly opened Rentschler, Milford, Mass site. The senior management team were all in attendance to welcome clients at the open house.
A favorite message on the Virgin Atlantic Airways entertainment screens. Though a topic of taboo, Virgin branding has been great at having a sense of humor over the many years.
Nigel attends a meeting at Buddha Bar in Paris with two customers. The beautiful interior is very different than the now closed location in New York.
Nigel Walker captures balloon riding in the country side of Hertfordshire, England, a growing popular sport for the weekends.
The next That’s Nice Lamborghini has been ordered! The SUV (Urus) was spiced this weekend with a simple royal blue and black shinny trim finish, signature orange brakes, and interior trim. The new Lamborghini should be ready for delivery in September this year.
Caffeine and Carburetors had an event in New Canaan, CT this weekend. Luke Walker turned up and picked out his favorite car out of the 1000+ on display.
That That's Nice team enjoyed an in-office pizza party to mark the end the work week,
Nigel Walker is visiting Catalent today to learn more about their HME technology. The company's Somerset, NJ location has become their new home for early phase development.
Lady Liberty is always a welcoming sight as you pull into the New York City Harbor. Here she is, pictured from the INmune Bio IPO launch celebration.
INmuneBio invited That’s Nice to celebrate the launch of their IPO with a party on the Hudson - the stock is already up 25%!
The beautiful new Lamborghini Urus, picked up by one of our new clients this weekend at Manhattan Motors. Lamborghini proves that Italian design and German engineering are a perfect combination.
Nigel Walker sets up the traditional
Japanese Boys Day display, taking place on May 5th - the tradition is to set up one month in advance.
Federal Equipment Company engages in business during the equipment-centered trade show.
Have you seen the Federal Equipment Company hologram? She's pretty impressive! Check her out at booth
Piramal is set up and ready to go at Interphex! Visit them at booth
It's the first day of Interphex! The show takes place at the
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, pictured here, in New York City.
That's Nice has launched "Nice Passion" the 10th line extension of the That's Nice brand. The new brand will show case a selection of stories that high light the passion of individuals working in the field of science.
will launch a new film every quarter.
The That's Nice team heads to hotspot the
Jue Lan Club, fueling up before organizing client booths at Interphex.
The Piramal booth has a long way to go before Interphex but the team is ready for the challenge!
Emilee Kudla and Lina Ma from the Accounts team prep the Federal Equipment Company booth prior to Interphex.
The That's Nice Accounts team preps for Interphex doing booth setup for Federal Equipment Company.
Director of Accounts, Wei Gao, celebrates his birthday with cheesecake from Lady M.
The That's Nice staff gathered at Iberian restaurant, Aldea for a company dinner celebrating the close of DCAT.
Thank you, BioVectra, for another delightful DCAT dinner at the Hilton.
Nigel Walker poses for a selfie on the second to last night of DCAT - the event has been happily smooth this year.
Nigel Walker is h
eading into his third day of DCAT, with the Intercontinental Hotel on Lexington Ave serving as the event's new HQ.
When your getting ready for DCAT Week, you need to choose your umbrella carefully.
Luke Walker’s Science Fair Experiment for the 4th Grade, 2019. Luke solves the p
Does viscosity and gravity help filling a pharmaceutical manufacturing line for a Topical dry skin therapy?
The Pharma’s Almanac Q1 cover is complete! The full issue will be distributed in time for DCAT Week 2019 in New York City and available at www.pharmasalmanac.com.
That’s Nice will be attending DCAT Week, with more than 105 pre-booked meetings on the calendar. We look forward to meeting you again in our home territory of New York City!
As we approach a series of winter/spring industry events, we took a moment to look back to Interphex 2016. Pictured here are members of the That’s Nice leadership and business teams repping our 20th anniversary chrome campaign at a UBM party.
It's the inaugural day of the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference, and we're ready to get a jump start on our next business platform. Pictured here is our managing director, Nigel Walker, who we can only assume has just finished lacing up his running shoes.
That’s Nice looks forward to attending the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference for the fifth consecutive year.
That’s Nice is supporting eChinaHealth, a B2B media company serving China’s chemical, pharmaceutical and life science industries, during the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco, January 6th-10th.
As we near the end of 2018, we find ourselves looking back to look forward. The Super Bowl may be just five weeks away, but we are training for our own start-of-the-year – the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference January 7-10th in San Francisco.
That’s Nice is pleased to support our long-time client UPM Pharmaceuticals at AAPS PharmSci 360. Visit the team at booth #2014 to learn how UPM can take your solid or semi-solid product from concept to commercial.
As the UPM Pharmaceuticals team wraps up AAPS PharmSci 360 for 2018, we look forward to being with them at next year's event in San Antonio.
WuXi Lab Testing and WuXi STA are joining forces at this year’s AAPS PharmSci 360, and we are proud to have supported their exhibit design. Stop by the booth to discover the full scope of WuXi’s open-access capability and technology platforms.
Our client Hovione is exhibiting at this year’s AAPS PharmSci 360. Visit booth #2309 to learn about Hovione’s capabilities in APIs, intermediates, spray drying and more.
Dealing with a formulation challenge? SPI Pharma can help. That’s Nice is proud to support SPI’s exhibit presence at this year’s AAPS PharmSci 360. Stop by booth #2535 to meet the team.
World-class CDMO and That’s Nice client Avara Pharmaceutical Services is exhibiting at AAPS PharmSci 360. With the company's rapid and continued growth, there’s always something new happening at Avara. Visit booth #2142 to learn more.
Wuxi AppTec STA has a strong presence at AAPS PharmSci 360 this year. As always, we are incredibly pleased to be able to support the thriving CDMO business.
The surveillance cameras at AAPS PharmSci 360 have captured our leader eating during a trade show - perhaps for the first time in over 20 years.
AsahiKASEI is exhibiting its microcrystalline cellulose (CEOLUS™) excipients at this year’s AAPS PharmSci 360. That’s Nice is proud to support the global chemical company with its exhibit presence.
It’s Election Day in the US, with 36 governorships, one-third of Senate seats and all 435 seats in the House up for election. We're in the center of it all in DC, where
AAPS PharmSci 360
also happens to be in full swing.
Members of the That's Nice team came across a rather unusual display of standing puppets while attending AAPS PharmSci 360 in Washington, DC this week.
Surprise...the 2018 AAPS PharmSci 360 promotional video is out and guess who's smack in the middle of the shot? Our very own Nigel Walker
pounding the pavement, of course. Looking forward to seeing everyone next week in Washington, DC!
Here’s a sneak peek of our new creative vision for 2019 — “View from the Top.” More to come in the coming weeks...
Van Cortlandt Manor, a historic property in Croton-on-Hudson, New York, puts on an amazing jack o'lantern display every year, with more than 10,000 pumpkins on site. Hundreds of thousands of families will visit “The Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze” over a four-week period.
CapsCanada and the Gilinski family are wrapping up another successful CPhI. That’s Nice is proud to support the organization’s growth as it prepares to launch its brand-new GMP facility in Colombia.
The Servier team enjoyed a successful CPhI in Madrid. We are all looking forward to continued growth for the contract development and manufacturing business as we move into 2019.
Spain's National Day, also known as Día de la Hispanidad or Hispanic Day, commemorates the arrival of Christopher Columbus to the Americas. We are excited to witness the day’s celebrations on this post-CPhI Friday in Madrid.
SPI Pharma is one of the key excipient suppliers attending this year’s CPhI Worldwide in Madrid. Check them out at stand 8F100 in hall 8 and meet CEO Jeanne Thoma to learn about SPI’s new product launch.
Cenexi has invested heavily over the past few years on new site acquisitions and CapEx investment in Central Europe. Come meet Cenexi’s senior management team, led by CEO Francois Hincker, at stand 3F60 in hall 3.
UPM Pharmaceuticals is exhibiting for the first time this year at CPhI Worldwide in Madrid. Come on over and meet the sales team at stand 3H52in hall 3.
Servier is in the final stages of setting up in Madrid for the start of CPhI. Arnaud Girard has recently taken over as General Manager of the CDMO business, and growth is on the horizon. Come meet the management team this week at stands 1H20 and 1J30 in hall 1.
GSK CDMO is putting the finishing touches on its CPhI setup in Madrid. This will be the sixth year That’s Nice has supported the British pharmaceutical giant with its exhibit presence at the industry’s largest annual event. Stop by stand 3C50 to discover the benefits of working with GSK.
That’s Nice is excited to present a special gift to one of our close friends on Tuesday evening. Stay tuned for the big reveal!
Less than a week out from CPhI Worldwide in Madrid, we’re taking a moment to relax and gather our thoughts before the madness begins on October 9th. That’s Nice is ready to hit the ground running at the biggest event of the year.
Coming in for landing somewhere over
, Spain, Managing Director Nigel Walker is the first member of the That’s Nice team to head to Europe for a series of pre-CPhI meetings. Just one week from today before the pharma industry’s biggest show of the year kicks off!
That’s Nice Business Logistics Manager Albert Bruan is on scene at the 17th Annual Contract Pharma Contracting & Outsourcing Conference and Tabletop Exhibition 2018 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. His first stop—Avara Pharmaceuticals table #10!
In just two weeks, CPhI Worldwide will welcome 50,000-plus pharma executives back to Madrid. The hair may be shorter (and the weight a bit higher?) but regardless, we are always looking forward to the opportunity to spend three exciting days with 90 percent of our customers.
Gwenael Servant, managing director of Servier’s contract manufacturing business, is ready to answer any questions you may have about the company’s Embedded Protection for Your Molecule value offering. Stop by Servier’s booth #71 to learn more!
A lot is happening at Avara following the company’s latest acquisition of Canada’s largest sterile injectables plant and adjacent world-class Center of Excellence for development from Novartis. Stop by ChemOutsourcing booth #57 to learn more about Avara’s enhanced sterile processing capabilities and how the CDMO can deliver on your next project!
Eugene Hsiu, account executive for That’s Nice, is on scene at ChemOutsourcing in New Jersey preparing our clients for
event kickoff. Eugene, pictured here, is putting the finishing touches on Servier’s booth #71.
In New York, Labor Day weekend marks the unofficial end of summer, and the official start of the school year. With temperatures well into the 90s this weekend, there was still plenty of summer sunshine to justify one more dip in the pool for Nigel's son Luke before he hits the books on Tuesday.
Number 18 Kyle Busch on the M&M team was on fire at Bristol this
weekend. Two laps down at the start of the race, he and made it all
the way back to second place before crashing out just 16 laps before
the checker flag.
As the French celebrate a tremendous World Cup victory over the small
country of Croatia, That’s Nice Accounts Director Wei Gao is in France
mixing it up with the locals. Congratulations to France (and our
French clients) on their World Cup win!
win over Sweden, England has advanced to the World Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1990 – a feat that has not just the British-born members of our team reveling in this long-awaited triumph. We’ll be cheering on Harry and the boys
as the team meets Croatia in Moscow.
The stars seem to be in alignment on Nigel's World Cup bracket as Germany is out and England doesn't miss a penalty.
The BIO International Convention has come to a close, and That’s Nice is reflecting on an exhilarating week of business and biotech at the Boston Convention Center where it all took place.
That’s Nice was thrilled to meet so many of our clients and other industry leaders in the biotech hub of Cambridge, Massachusetts during this week’s BIO International Convention in Boston.
Nigel Walker, managing director for That’s Nice, reported a refreshing conversation and overall great meeting with AGC Biologics at BIO 2018 this week. President and CEO Gustavo Mahler continues to lead the company after 10 years of commitment.
The management team at BioVectra came out in full force at this year’s BIO International Convention following the recent expansion of its biomanufacturing capacity in Windsor, Ontario, Canada.
Capua, Italy-based Capua BioServices proudly displays its Italian heritage at this year’s BIO International Convention in Boston.
Avara debuted its expanded capabilities at BIO 2018 following its acquisition of Novartis’ sterile manufacturing facility in Canada.
That’s Nice is proud to be supporting UPM Pharmaceuticals at BIO 2018 and other industry events throughout the year. Pictured here are Mary Lee Schiesz, Manager, Business Development for UPM, and Guy Tiene, Business Director and Partner for That’s Nice.
Incheon-based Samsung BioLogics took the prize at BIO 2018, giving yet another winning presentation showcasing the organization’s expertise and leadership in biopharmaceutical manufacturing.
It’s the last day of setup before the BIO International Convention kicks off at the Boston Convention Center
, and the last-minute hustle is in full swing. Pictured here is
That’s Nice Managing Director
Nigel Walker, , who is preparing for a whirlwind week of client meetings and new business development.