I cannot begin to say how excited we are to welcome Mike and Mark to our team
Springville, Utah (PRWEB) March 10, 2009
Career Step, a leader in the healthcare documentation training industry, announced the appointments of Michael S. Wilstead as its new chief executive officer and Mark N. Thomas as its new chief operating officer. Both appointments are effective immediately.
Messrs. Wilstead and Thomas joined Career Step coincident with the Company's sale of its majority ownership to DW Healthcare Partners and BB&T Capital Partners on February 25th.
Prior to joining Career Step, Mr. Wilstead was president and CEO of InteliStaf Healthcare, one of the largest healthcare staffing companies in the United States. His background includes 25 years in the healthcare industry encompassing executive positions with Quadramed Corporation, Steris Corporation and AMSCO. Mr. Thomas' corporate experience also spans more than 25 years and includes executive positions with InteliStaf, Quadramed and Fireman's Fund Insurance Companies.
"I cannot begin to say how excited we are to welcome Mike and Mark to our team" said Andrea Anaya, founder of Career Step. "I believe their experience and leadership will enable the company to achieve tremendous growth in the coming years."
Looking to the future, Mr. Wilstead commented that "Career Step is a proven market leader in delivering high-quality, competency-based healthcare education and training, and both Mark and I are committed to delivering the Company's proven programs and placement services to an increasing share of the healthcare market."
For more information on Career Step and its programs, please visit http://www.careerstep.com.
About Career Step
Career Step is the nation's leading provider of online healthcare documentation training. Career Step enjoys a tremendous market advantage in the industry by virtue of its reputation as an innovative, competency-based training company. Career Step is committed to seeing each enrolling student graduate and successfully transition to a rewarding career. Career Step has been in business for over seventeen years and is headquartered in Springville, Utah.