Ahnal Purohit

CEO

Ahnal is the original Navigator.

Ahnal has been repeatedly recognized by the industry:
  • 2019 PharmaVoice Red Jacket Award
  • 2019 PM360 Trailblazer Vanguard Award
  • Asian Women in Business Entrepreneurial Leadership Award
  • PharmaVoice 100 Most Influential People

Ahnal has shared some of her industry insights in these prominent publications.

PharmaVoice
Women and Health: Lessons In Leadership
Client-Agency Relationships 101

MedAdNews
Purohit Navigation Inc.

MM&M
Purohit Navigation: 2018

PM360
Purohit Navigation: 2018

Beyond the resumé

An artist at heart, Ahnal has flourished in a role that blends so many of her interests—healthcare, psychology, statistics, and art.

Anshal Purohit

President

Anshal is the next Navigator.

Anshal's extensive experience began with sales roles at Pfizer and Bristol-Myers Squibb. Having been in our clients’ shoes, she understands their needs and provides unique insights.

Anshal's thought leadership has been featured in these leading industry publications.

PharmaVoice
Marketing High-Science Brands
Disruptive Advertising
Agencies Pay It Forward
Agency CEO Roundtable
Trend: Multistakeholder Commercial Models

MM&M
Marketers share 3 steps they’ve taken to integrate behavioral science into marketing
Roundtable: How healthcare agencies can retain and attract A-list talent
Agency 100 2019: Purohit Navigation

Beyond the resumé

Always pushing boundaries, Anshal enjoys exploring the world with her family—though she admits that her son Rain usually chooses their destinations.

Monica Noce Kanarek

Chief Creative Officer

Monica is the creative Navigator.

Monica's signature blend of standout talent, unstoppable drive, and level-headed demeanor has helped us win over 150 awards. She also imparts her higher standards throughout the industry, serving on judging panels for global award shows.

Beyond the resumé

Ever the thrill seeker, Monica derives inspiration by racing with her husband in their C5 and C6 Corvettes around Arizona and Chicago.

Kim Hogen

Chief Financial Officer

Kim is the prosperity Navigator.

Kim is perfectly qualified, having built our accounting group from the ground up. She ensures that the finances for every account are up to date and manages contracts to help our clients get the best value. Kim also has a strong understanding of our process and lends her insights throughout the product development lifecycle.

Beyond the resumé

Kim also goes the distance outside the office, having run the Chicago marathon five times so far.

Jen Clark

Vice President, Strategic Planning

Outside the firm, Jen spends her time wrangling her two dogs, Winston and Zeus, and discovering new ways to marry her Anglophilia with her love of learning, like a full-day blacksmithing class in the English Lake District.

Tony Seaman

Director of Digital Solutions

Tony is equally driven—and on overdrive—outside of the firm, applying his energies to running, biking, sailing, hiking, and enjoying the music at Lollapalooza.

Samantha Glasgow

Associate Creative Director, Art

Sam's passion for the arts extends to such disparate fields as classical piano and modernist architecture. She can often be found anywhere from live gigs to architectural tours throughout Chicago.

Michael Minnella

Associate Creative Director, Copy

Mike's skills go beyond words, as he creates replicas of DaVinci drawings, brews medieval medicinal concoctions with mugwort and wormwood from his garden, and leads his family on tours of the Caribbean and Europe.

Jim Cherrier

Director, Human Resources

When Jim isn't navigating beyond in the HR realm, he's often exploring new paths on his road bike outside his Indiana hometown or pulling his camper through the back roads from Maine to North Dakota.

Scott Behnke

Director, Operations

Scott gladly navigates on weekends by exploring the Wisconsin countryside on camping expeditions. He also often cheers on his daughter during her dance recitals and competitions.