Donnie's…background in the financial arena as well as his previous work with other healthcare oriented organizations makes Donnie a perfect fit for this role.
— Diane Munson, CEO
Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) November 04, 2011
Oakstone Publishing, a leading provider of physician educational products and corporate wellness materials, has appointed Donnie Parkerson as its new Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
Oakstone President and Chief Executive Officer Diane Munson said, “We are very excited to have Donnie become a member of the Oakstone family. His background in the financial arena as well as his previous work with other healthcare oriented organizations makes Donnie a perfect fit for this role.”
Parkerson had been working with Oakstone serving as Interim CFO for more than a year as an Executive Services Partner through the Nashville, TN offices of Tatum, LLC. In this role, Parkerson was able to become familiar with the Oakstone brands and the unique markets that each serves.
“I am very pleased to join Oakstone Publishing. Over the last year, I have had the wonderful opportunity to become familiar with Oakstone’s product lines, our partners, our markets, and certainly the team members here, which make Oakstone such a great place to work,” said Parkerson. “We are poised for a bright future,” Parkerson continued.
In his more than 30-year career, Donnie has served in financial leadership positions with companies in the healthcare and business services segments. He specializes in implementing strategic organizational initiatives, partnerships, and restatements.
Prior to joining Oakstone, Parkerson served as Senior Vice President of Accounting and Corporate Controller for Surgical Care Affiliates, LLC. Previously, as Vice President and Surgery Division Controller of HealthSouth Corporation, he was the primary due diligence contact for accounting. In addition, while at HealthSouth, Parkerson also established and led the information technology audit group; managed company-wide financial enterprise risk assessment; and served as divisional lead for Sarbanes-Oxley financial close and compliance reporting implementation. Before that, Parkerson co-founded Young, Parkerson & Co, LLP, where he served as audit and technology consulting partner for 25 years.
With a Bachelors of Business Administration in Accounting, Parkerson is a graduate of Delta State University. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Information Systems Auditor.
About Oakstone Publishing, LLC
Headquartered in Birmingham, AL, Oakstone Publishing, a company that excels at providing non-biased continuing education and certification materials for physicians and dentists as well as effective wellness resources for organizations interested in encouraging healthy lifestyle choices among their employees. For additional information visit the company website at oakstonepublishing.com.
Oakstone Publishing, LLC is a portfolio company of BV Investment Partners, a leading private equity investor in the information and business services, communications and media sectors.