Our History

ellen barrosseEllen Barrosse founded Synchrogenix in 1986, then called Writers, Inc., as a one-person writing company. Over the following two decades, the company evolved to meet the changing needs of the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries with an unwavering commitment to delivering the highest quality technical and scientific documents. Ms. Barrosse was the driving force in propelling Synchrogenix into a multi-million dollar regulatory writing company with eight offices globally and over 80 employees.

Throughout her career, Ms. Barrosse earned several awards, including the Business Woman of the Year by the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) and the Entrepreneurial Woman of the Year by the New Castle County Business Ledger.

In April of 2014, Synchrogenix merged with Certara™, a global scientific consulting and software products company. Ms. Barrosse recently retired from her position of CEO and will continue to provide consultation to Certara™ and its business units as Strategic Advisor to the CEO.

Writer’s Inc. Established

Writer’s Inc. Established

Ellen Barrosse starts Writers, Inc. in 1986 in Delaware, focusing on science writing, data analysis, and software documentation for regional FORTUNE 500 companies.

Writers, Inc. Becomes Synchrogenix

Writers, Inc. Becomes Synchrogenix

Writers, Inc. changes its name in 1999 to Synchrogenix to better represent its offerings, which includes communications, medical writing, and instructional design.

CEO Ellen Barrosse Named Entrepreneurial Woman of the Year

CEO Ellen Barrosse Named Entrepreneurial Woman of the Year

Founder and CEO of Synchrogenix, Ellen Barrosse, is named Entrepreneurial Woman of the Year in 2005 by the New Castle County Business Ledger.

Synchrogenix Expands Globally, Opens Two New Offices

Synchrogenix Expands Globally, Opens Two New Offices

In 2008, Synchrogenix Philippines Inc. (SPI) is the first global office established in Makati City, Manila while a second U.S. based office opens in Malvern, Pennsylvania.

Synchrogenix Europe Ltd. Opens its Doors

Synchrogenix Europe Ltd. Opens its Doors

Synchrogenix Europe Ltd. is established with the opening of a new office in High Wycombe, United Kingdom, while another U.S. satellite office opens in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 2009.

Synchrogenix Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Synchrogenix celebrates 25 years in 2011. The company now has 50 employees working in five offices across three continents.

Synchrogenix Expands, Opens Office in San Diego, California

Global growth continues for Synchrogenix as a new satellite office opens in San Diego, California in May 2011.

Synchrogenix Named As A Fastest Growing U.S. Company

Synchrogenix Named As A Fastest Growing U.S. Company

In 2012, Synchrogenix is named one of the fastest growing private companies in America by Inc. 500/5000 magazine.

Synchrogenix Offices On The Move

Synchrogenix opens its fifth U.S. based office in Nashville, Tennessee and relocates its UK office to a larger space in Daresbury and its headquarters to a new Delaware location in 2012.

Synchrogenix is Purchased by Arsenal Capital, Merges with Certara ™

Synchrogenix is Purchased by Arsenal Capital, Merges with Certara ™

In April 2014, Synchrogenix is purchased by Arsenal Capital Partners, a leading private equity firm and merges with Certara ™, a global technology-enabled drug development and drug safety consultancy.

Synchrogenix Opens A Northern New Jersey Office

With a consistent expansion of the Synchrogenix workforce, a new office is opened in Bloomfield, New Jersey in 2014.

Kelley Kendle Named CEO

Kelley Kendle Named CEO

Ellen Barrosse announces her retirement from Chief Executive Officer of Synchrogenix, naming Kelley Kendle her successor in November 2014.

Synchrogenix Acquires ClinGenuity

Synchrogenix Acquires ClinGenuity

In January 2015 Synchrogenix acquires ClinGenuity, the only artificial intelligence-assisted medical writing service in the pharmaceutical industry.

Synchrogenix Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Synchrogenix celebrates 30 years in 2016. The company now has 140 plus employees working in eleven offices across three continents.