The Chairmen’s RoundTable Elects Dave Cox as New Chairman

Non-profit organization’s leadership is armed with newly minted strategic plan

San Diego, CA, January 19, 2011 --( The Chairmen’s RoundTable (CRT), a San Diego-based, non profit volunteer organization that provides gratis mentoring and business advice to CEOs and presidents of local, private businesses, today announced today announced that Dave Cox has been elected as Chairman.

Dave Cox has over 40 years of government and executive management experience. He is the former President and CEO of MedUnite, an internet-based healthcare transaction processing company, that he grew from inception to a $20 million, 100 million transactions per year business in three years. Prior to MedUnite, he was the Executive Vice President and member of the Board of Directors of Science Application International Corporation (SAIC). Cox has also held several posts for the U.S. Government. During the Reagan Administration he served as the Assistant Director of the Selective Service System, Director of Management Services for the U.S. Department of Education, and as the Deputy Administrator of the U.S. Veterans Administration. Cox was a Member of President Reagan’s Council on Management Improvement – Executive Committee and Chair of the Systems Committee. He holds Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Management from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and completed studies at the Kennedy School of Government Program for Senior Government Executives at Harvard University.

Cox takes the reins of Chairman from Jeff Campbell, who successfully led the organization for the last two years and will remain on the board as Chairman Emeritus. During Campbell’s tenure, the CRT completed a comprehensive strategic planning process. The resulting plan will act as a guide for the organization in the coming years and has already resulted in several positive changes including an updated website, new sponsor program, and implementation of best practices.

“Jeff has been one of the most inspirational and productive Chairman to lead the CRT,” said Dave Cox, Chairman of the CRT. “I feel fortunate to be stepping in at a time when we have a solid plan in place and execution is already underway. Jeff and I are working closely to ensure a smooth transition and to continue building on this momentum of positive change. Everything we are putting in place is focused on improving our ability to deliver on our mission of offering strategic advice to empower businesses to realize their full potential. We want to be able to help more businesses in the most consistent, productive and meaningful way possible.”

The CRT also announced the balance of its 2011 board of directors appointments: Michael Tedesco - Chief Financial Officer; Holly G. Green, Chair, Marketing; Alan Creutz - Chair, Client Evaluation & Mentor Assignments; Terrance Bruggeman - Chair, Client Acquisition; William A. Lofft - Chair, Quality Assurance; Pamela Coker - Chair, Mentorship; David M. Thompson - Chair, Sponsor Development; Sayed Ali - Chair, Program Development.

About Chairmen’s RoundTable
The Chairmen’s RoundTable is a non-profit volunteer organization comprised of 45 current and former Chief Executive Officers with extensive board of directors experience and diverse industry backgrounds. CRT mentors provide businesses in San Diego County priceless business advice and mentorship without compensation, as a way of giving back to the community. CRT’s well-defined mentoring program is ideal for small to mid-sized companies at a strategic crossroads that are looking to gain an outside perspective on key business issues. To date, over 200 local companies have benefited from CRT’s mentorship. For more information and to read about past client successes, please visit

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