We turn scientific insights into compelling stories.

With accuracy, transparency and integrity.

Why Partner with C&EN BrandLab

C&EN BrandLab specializes in creating effective and engaging content for a global scientific audience. We utilize your scientific insights to craft custom marketing solutions that allow your brand stories to resonate, drive customer action and ultimately, produce profitable outcomes.


Brand Consultation

You get access to our strategists to work directly on your brand.


Scientific Accuracy

Our storytellers – scientists and researchers – draw on decades of experience.


A Partnership

We write, edit and distribute content; truly an extension of your team.


Unparalleled Audience

We offer ACS as a platform to reach purchasing decision-makers.


A Prime Environment

Our publishing ecosystem can provide your content a brand halo effect.


Return on Investment

Our full-service offering provides effective performance and owned assets.

The BrandLab Team

Learn more about the people behind our big ideas and marketing execution.

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Stephanie Holland

Interim Vice President of Communications

Stephanie Holland leads the advertising sales and business development initiatives for C&EN, with over 15 years experience in digital media, marketing, and business development. She is passionate about media and is keenly interested in how traditional media continues to evolve, and how C&EN Media Group can bring its advertisers along with its evolution. Most recently, she received a FOLIO: Top 100 award, which is given to innovative media professionals, as well as induction into FOLIO’s Digital Hall of Fame.

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Kelly Bigel

Assistant Director, Sales & Strategic Partnerships at American Chemical Society

Kelly Bigel leads advertising sales for C&EN. Kelly brings a fresh perspective to C&EN, applying her 15+ years of sales experience across a variety of industries. Kelly is motivated by identifying our clients’ unique goals and objectives and pairing those with curated custom solutions that exceed their expectations.

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Melissae Stuart, Ph.D.

Senior Editor

As Senior Editor, Melissae helps ensure the content delivered by C&EN BrandLab is scientifically accurate, insightful, and engaging. She has a decade of experience in science communication, working as science journalist, in media relations, and in institutional communications. Melissae is passionate about sharing the wonder of chemistry through accessible multimedia storytelling and excels at supporting projects from ideation through production to publication. She holds a Ph.D. in organic chemistry from Washington University in St. Louis and a certificate in science communication from the University of California, Santa Cruz.

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Mariam Agha

Account & Marketing Manager

Mariam is an account manager here at C&EN BrandLab. She works with our clients, art and production teams within C&EN to deliver effective ad campaigns.

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Heather Lockhart-Neff

Account & Marketing Manager

Heather is an account manager here at C&EN BrandLab. She works with our clients, art and production teams within C&EN to deliver effective ad campaigns. Heather has a passion for telling dynamic stories through accessible and engaging channels of communication.

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Natalia Bokhari

Digital Advertising Operations Manager

Natalia joined C&EN Media Group in 2013 to manage our lead generation and digital programs, making them the highly successful programs they are today. Natalia works closely with clients to brainstorm unique ideas for their content through integrated marketing campaigns that include digital advertising, print ads, whitepapers, quizzes, social media campaigns, and more. Her insight and knowledge of the media landscape has helped us deliver successful campaigns for our clients – delivering KPIs well beyond their run dates.

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Kay Youn

Art Director, C&EN BrandLab

Kay Youn is a result driven, self-motivated and resourceful Sr. Art Director/Graphic & Interactive Designer with an ability to successfully translate desired moods, messages, concepts, and underdeveloped ideas into imagery. His multi-disciplinary skillset offers seamless interplay between art direction, UI/UX, design and technical development, whilst his meticulous approach to detail ensures a highly-refined end product. He holds a BFA in Visual Communication Design from SUNY at Buffalo and an MFA in Graphic & Interactive Design from Tyler School of Art, Temple University.

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