Atigeo Names Doug Cusick Chief Growth Officer for Healthcare
BELLEVUE, Wash. – Feb. 9, 2016 – ATIGEO™, a compassionate technology company and developer of the xPatterns® big data analytics platform and healthcare and cyber analytics solutions, today announced the appointment of Doug Cusick as chief growth officer for healthcare. In this newly-created position, Cusick will drive the company’s growth strategy through solution innovation, increased research and development, and targeted sales and marketing.
“We are extremely pleased to add Doug to our executive team filling this new and critical role, and believe his proven track record and exceptional background will help keep our focus on sustained and profitable growth,” said Michael Sandoval, founder and CEO of Atigeo. “The goal of this new role is to enhance connectivity across our organization and boost speed-to-market, ensuring strong insights lead to relevant and timely solutions for our healthcare customer and partner base.”
Cusick comes to Atigeo with 30 years of extensive experience delivering successful transformation programs with companies in the health and life sciences industries. Prior to Atigeo, Cusick was executive vice president for sales, marketing, account management and delivery for Next Wave Connect, the premier social collaborative online site for healthcare business professionals. Prior to that, Cusick served as a lead advisor at Aetna, where he was responsible for driving growth for the company’s clinical and technology-based health and population management services for international businesses and provincial and national governments. Other career experience includes leadership roles at both Hewlett-Packard and IBM, where he led global sales, distribution, marketing, and branding efforts across all business units and brands in the healthcare and life sciences segment. Earlier, at Healthlink Services, Cusick served as executive director and vice president, international region, where he managed its UK, Europe and Middle East operations. Other experience includes key roles at IDX Information Systems Corp., Onscribe.com, and MIM Health Plans/Pro-Mark.
“I’m pleased and honored to join the Atigeo executive team as chief growth officer,” said Cusick. “Atigeo has done remarkable work building its revolutionary xPatterns platform and is gaining excellent traction among some of the largest healthcare organizations in the world. I look forward to bringing more rigor to company operations and ensuring that growth successfully remains at the forefront of the company strategy.”
Cusick is active in several industry associations, including the Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), American Assoc. of Health Plans (AAHP), American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), and Washington State Society of Health System Pharmacists (WSSHP). He holds a degree in pharmacy from the University of Washington and is a registered pharmacist.
Cusick’s position at Atigeo starts immediately.
Atigeo is a compassionate technology company for a wiser planet. The xPatterns® platform, Atigeo’s flagship big data analytics product, generates knowledge from all available data to deliver previously unforeseen insights, predict outcomes, and mitigate risks. xPatterns revolutionary analysis is localized, responsive, adaptive and automated, which means organizations can quickly deploy a solution, extend existing technology investments, broadly scale and apply learnings in a timely manner to solve the most complex business problems. Atigeo serves customers across healthcare, cyber, defense, energy, and financial services. Additional information is available at TWITTER or LINKEDIN.
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