Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) October 26, 2009
WebPT.com, a rehab industry leader in web-based documentation and practice management for physical and occupational therapists, announced today that Thomas W. Larkin, a veteran healthcare and technology executive, has been named President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
Larkin has served as the President and CEO for the TRI-STAR Company (1994-1999) and Galtronics Corporation (1999-2003), both involved in global manufacturing and marketing of high end products in the field of wireless communication and CPU technologies. Over the past year, he assisted in revamping Zila, Inc., a technology leader in the dental industry, for a successful and lucrative sale of the company. Larkin brings to WebPT a tenured career that spans healthcare and technology services holding key executive level positions at several Fortune 50 companies including: M.A.S. Company, a subsidiary of Microage, Inc., Citicorp, and the Pepsi Corporation. He has also served on the Advisory Board Committees for Apple Computer, Compaq/HP, ATT, and Wang. Larkin currently is a member of the Board of Directors of the Kemeta Corporation, a medical device company.
WebPT's former CEO and co-founder, Heidi Jannenga, PT, will now serve in the position of Executive Vice President of Operations and Product Management. She states: "We are very excited to have Tom Larkin leading WebPT into its next period of growth and development. He is the perfect combination of seasoned technology executive and savvy leader that we were looking for." Brad Jannenga, Executive Vice President of Technology and co-founder adds "Tom's proven track record of driving growth, successful leadership, and operational excellence is exactly what WebPT needs to aid us in achieving our full potential in the EHR sector." Larkin's involvement as a mentor in Arizona State University's Technopolis, a program providing a series of in-depth, high-quality, rigorous programs that educate, coach and connect innovators and entrepreneurs, brought him to WebPT's attention. "Tom is admired in the Phoenix area and is internationally recognized as a management and restructuring expert. We are delighted that he has joined our Management team" concluded Heidi Jannenga.
"I am thrilled to join a company that has made such a mark in such a short period of time," said Larkin. Launched in early 2008, WebPT has taken the rehabilitation industry by storm with its web-based documentation system used by thousands of physical and occupational therapists across the United States. "Joining the Management team of WebPT will allow us to further solidify our market presence in the healthcare arena especially now with the monumental opportunities and demand for Electronic Medical Records. With the powerful WebPT brand, strong technology, talented employees, and unprecedented customer service orientation, my role will be to parlay my expertise in overseeing the growth and development of this emerging company" added Larkin.
WebPT.com is a well established, fast growing Software as a Service provider of intuitive, easy-to-implement, affordable practice management solutions for physical therapists worldwide. As the need for meticulous documentation increases in the rehabilitation industry, WebPT has placed itself at the forefront of the service providers who are dedicated to Physical Therapists. WebPT's products are unmatched in the industry and its customer base is poised to grow exponentially as therapists discover the level of value they can receive from these solutions.
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