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Tonic Life Communications Strengthens Leadership Team with New Addition of Senior Vice President, Robyn Ungar

August 29, 2017

PHILADELPHIA, PA – July 25, 2017 – Tonic Life Communications, a global healthcare public relations and communications agency, today announced the hire of Robyn Ungar as Senior Vice President at the agency’s US headquarters in Philadelphia, PA.

Leveraging her extensive and diverse background in healthcare communications and marketing, Robyn will be responsible for guiding the strategic vision and management of one of the agency’s longest-standing clients. In addition, she will collaborate closely with agency peers to expand Tonic’s capabilities, service offerings and industry recognition.

“Tonic is focused on delivering best-in-class client service.  We work hard to identify the right talent for our clients,” said Tonic’s Managing Director, Stephanie DeViteri. “Robyn’s deep expertise across a multitude of disease categories and clients, coupled with her values and work ethic, makes her a strong fit for our agency, and we are privileged to have her on our team.”

Robyn is a longtime healthcare public relations veteran who started her career more than 15 years ago and is an expert in translating complex scientific information into meaningful insights to drive PR recommendations and reach multiple stakeholders. Passionate about healthcare, Robyn has championed an emphasis on patient and professional education, as well as needs for general brand awareness and uptake in a competitive market. Ungar has managed and executed several blockbuster creative and strategic campaigns surrounding market shaping/disease awareness, FDA approvals, secondary indications, as well as conducted strategic issues management protocols for black-box warnings and labeling. Ungar believes personalized and thoughtful communications is a key differentiator and garners the significant loyalty and commitment clients strive for.

“I am thrilled to be joining the Tonic team and I am eager to put my background and passion to work,” said Ungar.  “It is evident that Tonic, and its stellar staff and clients, have established themselves when it comes to deep healthcare experience and marketing.  I am very fortunate to now be part of this tremendously dedicated agency.”

Robyn holds a B.A. in Communication and Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh.

About Tonic Life Communications

Tonic is a global healthcare public relations and communications agency that has the art of communications down to a science.  Driven by insights and powered by scientific expertise, Tonic elevates how people, passion and products are making a difference in the lives of consumers, their families and the providers who treat them.

Tonic has dual headquarters in the US (Philadelphia) and UK (London). For more information about Tonic Life Communications, contact Global CEO Maryellen Royle at and visit the company’s website at

Tonic is part of Huntsworth Health, a global family of best-in-class agency brands with expertise in strategic analysis and planning, medical communications, interactive marketing, branding and brand awareness, advertising and marketing communications, public relations, and sales training and development. Huntsworth Health has offices in Auckland, Beijing, London, New York, Philadelphia, San Diego, San Francisco, Shanghai, and Singapore and has access to 70 offices in 31 countries through the Huntsworth plc global network.