“The entire WellNet team is thrilled to have someone with Tuppeny’s extensive business background to join our team,” says Keith Lemer, president of WellNet Healthcare.
Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) April 15, 2010
Bethesda-based WellNet Healthcare, a healthcare management company that enables businesses throughout the United States to manage and reduce their healthcare costs, announces the appointment of Barbara Tuppeny as the Director of Client Relations and Training.
Tuppeny, formerly National Director of Sales Training and Service at Reliance Standard Life Insurance, earned her B.S. in economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She also completed graduate work in E-learning and instructional design at Penn State.
With more than 25 years of experience in sales, account management, training and development in the insurance industry, Tuppeny will report directly to Keith Lemer, President of WellNet Healthcare.
“The entire WellNet team is thrilled to have someone with Tuppeny’s extensive business background to join our team,” says Keith Lemer, president of WellNet Healthcare. “We have the utmost confidence that Tuppeny will achieve success within the company and excel in her efforts to better our clients’ experiences.”
In the past year, WellNet Healthcare recorded a 65 percent growth primarily attributed to the development of its state-of-the-art technology Point to Point Healthcare which has been described as “Customer Relationship Management software meets Facebook.” This proprietary application enables companies and its employees to measure, predicatively forecast, control and reduce their own healthcare expenses in real-time.
Recent WellNet Healthcare client additions include Cantor Fitzgerald (the world’s largest privately held investment bank), The Men’s Wearhouse, Viking Range and Skanska Construction Company which join local clients Kiplinger Finance, Dewberry, Peterson Companies, Washington Sports and Entertainment (recently acquired by Ted Leonsis) which owns the Verizon Center and the Washington Wizards and the Washington Capitals professional sports teams.
About WellNet Healthcare
WellNet Healthcare enables companies and their executive management team to measure and manage their healthcare costs by finding and fixing problems using real-time healthcare information to make better business decisions that lower healthcare costs. WellNet’s technology subsidiary, Healthcare Interactive, provides a platform for employers and employees to view and manage healthcare costs in a dashboard format. Visit their Web site at http://www.wellnet.com.