We are very excited to have Monty. His background in media, healthcare IT, and the medical products arena makes Monty an ideal fit for this important role.
— Diane Munson, CEO
Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) February 24, 2012
Oakstone Publishing, a leading provider of interactive educational tools for physicians and dentists as well as corporate wellness resources, has appointed H. Montgomery (Monty) Rains as its new Vice President of Corporate Development.
Oakstone President and Chief Executive Officer Diane Munson said, “We are very excited to have Monty become a member of the Oakstone team. His background in media, healthcare IT, and the medical products arena makes Monty an ideal fit for this important role.”
Rains is responsible for managing strategic alliances, corporate partnerships, and channel development and will also serve as a member of the Senior Executive Management team at Oakstone.
“I am very pleased to join Oakstone Publishing. Oakstone has a well-respected cadre of products and services that enables our customers to meet their credentialing and compliance needs with the latest information in the medical, dental, and wellness fields. Their collaborations with some of the best healthcare systems and leading physicians are impressive. I am excited to be a part of this team that is poised to thrive with the changing healthcare environment,” Rains said.
With more than 20 years serving as an executive in the complex, solutions-based healthcare environment, Rains brings a wealth of knowledge from his client leadership roles with American Hospital Supply, Baxter International and Cardinal Health. Rains was one of the founding members of HCORP, Inc., a venture-funded healthcare IT company in the bedside computing space. Rains also founded Proventix Systems, Inc., an early stage healthcare IT company in the infection prevention space. Most recently Rains was Managing Director with Z1 Solutions, a leading retained search firm in the diagnostics, medical device and healthcare IT market space.
Rains earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Auburn University.
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.