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Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts Bestowed Upon Halloran  

Boston (November 3, 2023) – The Women’s Edge, together with its partner The Boston Globe, announce Halloran Consulting Group as part of their annual Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts list, recognizing honorees during a celebratory breakfast event. For a second year in a row for Halloran’s inclusion on the list, recognizing women-powered companies driving the Massachusetts economy.  

The ranked list was revealed at the awards breakfast and will be published in the Boston Globe Magazine’s November 5th Women & Power issue. Factors considered in the evaluation include workplace and management diversity, board makeup, innovative projects, and revenue. In total, these 100 companies generated $84B for the state of Massachusetts in 2022, up from $74B in 2021. 

The recognition event kicked off with the keynote speaker, Lisa Sun, Founder & CEO of GRAVITAS, and author of her new book, Gravitas: The 8 Strengths That Redefine Confidence. 

Tania Zieja, President of Halloran Consulting Group stated “Receiving this award for the second year in a row is so meaningful because Halloran’s mission is to make a positive impact on the life science community and enable female leaders to tap into their strengths and confidence and push boundaries in their careers. With Laurie Halloran as our founder, we are so proud to be on this list and be a part of an esteemed group. Collectively, our team of dedicated consultants, who are the essential ingredient to our success, contribute to growing the Massachusetts economy and elevate a future generation of leaders.” 

A group of Halloran employees joined Laurie Halloran [front center], President of Halloran Consulting Group, in celebration and recognition.  

Halloran Consulting Group ranks 80 on the list of Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts. 

About Halloran Consulting Group 

Halloran Consulting Group is a life science consulting firm offering services across five expertise areas, enabling the end-to-end development lifecycle, from discovery, through clinical and regulatory, to commercialization and product launch. Our deep bench of strategic advisors and hands-on consultants stand ready to serve your organization as a true partner in the quest to improve human health. Our expertise areas include clinical development and operations, regulatory affairs and operations, quality and compliance, organizational excellence, data and technology, and project leadership and program management.  

About The Women’s Edge 

The Women’s Edge is a non-profit organization that propels women leaders to achieve professional and personal success and deliver a positive impact within their businesses and community. Founded in 1977, The Women’s Edge achieves this mission by collaborating and connecting extraordinary women at all stages of their careers – from next-generation leaders to CEOs; continually building a pipeline of high-performing women leaders; delivering relevant leadership programs, events, and perspectives, with actionable insights; incorporating diversity, inclusion, and belonging to foster gender and racial equity; and leveraging technology to expand reach and amplify impact. 

About Boston Globe Media Partners, LLC 

Boston Globe Media Partners, LLC (BGMP) is a multimedia organization that provides news, entertainment, and commentary across multiple brands and platforms. In addition to its award-winning journalism, BGMP offers leading integrated advertising solutions that connect communities, ideas, and causes through powerful storytelling and multimedia experiences. BGMP properties include The Boston Globe,,, STAT, Globe Publishing Services, Globe Direct, Globe Events, and Studio/B.