Irvine, CA, March 15, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- SK&A, A Cegedim Company, a leading provider of healthcare information solutions and research, today announced the promotion of two executives to support corporate-growth initiatives. Albert Chang, formerly Senior Director, Operations, was promoted to Managing Director, SK&A. Mike Green, formerly Director, OneKey Operations, was promoted to Senior Director, OneKey Business Development.
“Since his arrival at SK&A in November 2008, Mr. Chang has been instrumental in managing the SK&A operation, including the Research Center, customer support, fulfillment, corporate IT and quality assurance,” said Dave Escalante, Vice President & General Manager, SK&A and OneKey. “Moreover, beginning in June 2009, Albert led the development and delivery of SK&A’s premiere email data product and email campaign management service, contributing significantly to SK&A’s revenue growth.”
In addition to his operational responsibilities, Chang will be directing the efforts of Manus Gallagher, Senior Director of Sales, to help ensure the SK&A sales team achieves its revenue objectives on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis. Chang will also support the contracts and legal team to facilitate and close client contracts, and the human resources department to support recruitment and employee needs.
Mr. Green, who joined the company in 2004 from Experian, has held several senior SK&A database management positions. When Cegedim acquired SK&A in January 2010, Green was assigned the task of migrating the legacy SK&A databases to adhere to Cegedim’s global OneKey database standard. “Mike’s knowledge of the Research Center, the OneKey master file and the OneKey service is exceptional,” commented Escalante. “Overall, Mike is our U.S. expert on OneKey, and his knowledge and experience are great assets when selling to clients.”
In his new role, Green will be responsible for working with the Cegedim sales and account-management teams to sell new, up-sell existing, and close OneKey orders to achieve revenue objectives. Green will provide leadership, expertise and support for all aspects of client engagement for OneKey products and services during the sales cycle. He will also assist with proposals, contracts and pricing to help facilitate the closing process.
A Cegedim Company:
SK&A is a leading provider of healthcare information solutions and research. SK&A, as part of Cegedim’s global OneKey® offering, researches and maintains contact and profiling information for over two million healthcare practitioners, including 800,000-plus U.S. prescribers. SK&A also offers the only 100-percent telephone-verified database of email addresses of prescribers and professionals working at active healthcare sites. SK&A’s customers include many of America’s most recognized healthcare, life sciences and pharmaceutical companies. Please visit www.skainfo.com for more information or www.skalivecounts.com for counts and ordering. SK&A is part of the France-based Cegedim S.A. Group.
Founded in 1969, Cegedim is a global technology and services company specializing in the healthcare field. Cegedim supplies services, technological tools, specialized software, data flow management services and databases. Its offerings are targeted notably at healthcare industries, life sciences companies, healthcare professionals and insurance companies. The world leader in life sciences CRM, Cegedim is also one of the leading suppliers of strategic healthcare industry data. Cegedim employs 8,200 people in more than 80 countries and generated revenue of €911 million in 2011.
Cegedim SA is listed in Paris (EURONEXT: CGM).
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