Cynthia Carter, BA

President, Market Intelligence and Insights


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Cynthia Carter is president of WCG’s Market Insights division, which provides thought leadership, industry best practices and knowledge, benchmarking and data to the clinical trials industry.

The Market Insights division includes the highly regarded CenterWatch Monthly and CenterWatch Weekly newsletters, along with CRA and CRC training guides, key industry data reports and surveys, benchmarking and metrics. CenterWatch also produces webinars, conferences and workshops together with its sister company FDAnews.

Market Insights content is distributed to more than 75,000 biopharmaceutical and device executives every day and more than 45,000 clinical research executives every week.
Market Insights training guides, webinars, conferences and workshops have brought key industry knowledge to more than 100,000 individuals during the past 20 years.

Before joining WCG in 2017, Cynthia was president and CEO of FDAnews. Prior to FDAnews, she was president of the Healthcare Intelligence Network, vice president and publisher of Financial Times Energy, and vice president and publisher of Capitol Publications. She began her career in Washington, DC, as a reporter for Education Funding News.

Cynthia serves on the board of the Specialized Information Publishers Association, of which she is a past president. She was also president of the association’s foundation.

She is a graduate of Simmons College, where she majored in journalism and management and was a long-time member of its Leadership Council, which focused on mentoring young women entering the business world.