As Cureatr enters a national-growth phase, new executive leadership rises to the challenge to strategically scale the business
New York, NY (April 5, 2016) – Cureatr, Inc. announced today that it has hired Jonathan Sherman as the chief product officer. In this new role, he will be responsible for leading Cureatr’s product roadmap and innovation process while furthering the company’s overall business strategy. With more than 20 years of healthcare industry leadership experience in growing both private and publicly held companies, Mr. Sherman brings an extensive and proven track record of expanding healthcare companies to their greatest potential. His expertise spans the care continuum and he holds a unique understanding of the payer, provider and patient.
Mr. Sherman was most recently the Executive Vice President of Products and Strategy at ABILITY Network, where he helped guide the company’s rapid growth and the acquisition by Summit Partners. His executive leadership success has created value for many other notable healthcare companies including Phreesia, NaviNet (acquired by NantHealth), Silverlink (acquired by Welltok), Haemonetics (NYSE) and Johnson & Johnson. He has also worked for the Health Care Investment Banking Division of Alex, Brown & Sons and Goldman Sachs, and is currently on the Advisory Board of HLM Venture Partners, a venture capital firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare. Mr. Sherman holds a BA from Wesleyan University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
“Scaling Cureatr requires forward-thinking individuals with a track record of success. We are pleased to welcome Jonathan to Cureatr and are very fortunate to have his experience working with payers and providers as we are poised to expand the availability and functionality of our platform,” said Joseph Mayer, MD, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Cureatr. “Attracting and retaining excellent talent is a critical factor in our growth strategy and we will continue to look internally as well as externally for strong leaders.”
Cureatr also recently announced additions to their leadership team with the hiring of Greg Leone, Vice President of Sales and Eshed Doni, Head of Engineering. To support the on-boarding of new customers, Cureatr has expanded the developer and client services teams, as well.
“I am thrilled to be joining Cureatr during this critical time of growth and expansion, and becoming part of a company that is dedicated to building the tools that will improve our nation’s healthcare system,” said Mr. Sherman. “I look forward to working with the Cureatr team to develop innovative and easy-to-use products that enhance care coordination.”
In addition to broadening the breadth of services available in New York, Cureatr will soon announce details of regional expansion into new markets in Arizona, Florida and Philadelphia.
About Cureatr, Inc.
Cureatr builds networks of Care Transition Notifications™ paired with a robust care coordination platform. Founded in 2012 by physicians in New York City, Cureatr works with healthcare organizations that have clinical and financial accountability for patients to track care events in real-time throughout the continuum to improve care coordination. Cureatr’s real-time actionable alerts notify clinicians on mobile or desktop applications when an attributed patient receives care anywhere within a region and delivers necessary information that is essential to reducing preventable hospitalizations and avoiding readmissions.