James Mulvihill was named director of business development in the research services group of MedPoint Communications.
Mulvihill served previously as the president of staffing firm Great Lakes Research Services, and he has held senior-level positions with other healthcare companies including Children's Memorial Medical Center and Heritage Search Consultants. Mulvihill holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from DePaul University. His age was unavailable at deadline.
Evanston, Ill.-based MedPoint develops communications and electronic media services to the biopharmaceutical industry.