Tampa, FL, December 12, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- ReEmployAbility, the largest national provider of specialty early Return-to-Work (RTW) services and transitional employment programs has named Ellen Elliott-Applegate as its new Account Executive – Pacific, further expanding its Account Executive team and supporting its brisk growth in the region.
Ellen will be located in California to represent ReEmployAbility’s Transition2Work ® Return-to Work (RTW) service and manage relationships with the program’s partners in the Pacific U.S. region including, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington. She joins the company’s growing Account Executive team supporting its nationwide growth initiative to provide RTW solutions for employers, insurance carriers, and third-party administrators nationwide.
Elliott-Applegate will report to ReEmployAbility’s Vice President of Sales and National Accounts, Kelly Lawless. “We are excited to add Ellen Elliott-Applegate to our marketing team as the Account Executive dedicated to business development in California and the Pacific Region. Ellen comes to us with an impressive background in the claims and insurance industry, having worked for TPAs, brokers, insurance carriers, and other related companies. We conducted an extensive search to find the person who we felt would be the best fit for our team and who could immediately impact our business. Ellen filled those shoes perfectly and we’re pleased to have her on our team. Her level of experience and professionalism will be an asset to our company and our clients,” said Lawless.
Ellen brings to ReEmployAbility over 20 years of workers’ compensation and disability industry experience. Throughout her career, she has served as Sales Manager for a disability representation and Medicare plan selection service provider, Account Representative for a Medicare Set Asides (MSA) program, Branch Manager for a case management and life care service, and Workers’ Compensation Claims Examiner. Originally from New York, she holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Arts and Marketing from St. John’s University and is currently working towards completing a Master of Arts in Human Resources.