Matt Hawkins is the CEO for the combined company that will initially operate under the Navicure and ZirMed brands, where he is responsible for corporate strategy and development with an emphasis on revenue growth, product development, and mergers and acquisitions. Initially, Matt will also focus on aligning the combined company.
Matt brings a track record of success leading and growing several healthcare businesses, and deep experience with hospital systems and ambulatory services including physician practices. Most recently, he was President of Sunquest Information Systems, a world-wide provider of diagnostic and laboratory information systems, where he led the acquisition and careful integration of five businesses.
Prior to Sunquest, Matt served as President and CEO of Vitera Healthcare Solutions, a provider of electronic health records, practice management systems and financial and clinical transaction processing. Under his leadership, Vitera was combined with Greenway Health, a provider of electronic health record solutions and integrated clinically-driven medical billing services. Matt was previously Vice President and General Manager of Henry Schein Practice Solutions, a global distribution company serving dental and medical practitioners. He received an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School, and graduated with University Honors from Brigham Young University.
Craig Bridge, a founding team member, is responsible for the day to day operations managing a platform that processes more than 450 Million transactions annually. Additionally Mr. Bridge is responsible for hardware infrastructure and software development for the company. His responsibilities also include managing and developing all payer relationships, vendor integration, and execution and planning of corporate strategy.
Mr. Bridge has more than twenty years of experience working in the healthcare transaction sector and brings a wealth of practical experience regarding the design and operation of high volume healthcare transaction processing enterprises. Prior to joining Navicure®, he oversaw the Project Management and Quality Assurance Groups for S2 Systems, a leading global provider of mission-critical enterprise payment and transaction management solutions for the healthcare industry. Mr. Bridge joined S2 Systems after serving in various positions of increasing responsibility within NDCHealth’s Provider Healthcare Transaction Group.
Mr. Bridge graduated from the University of Georgia and holds an M.B.A. from Kennesaw State University’s Michael J. Coles College of Business with a concentration in Information Systems Management.
Laura Bridge joined Navicure® in 2002. She is responsible for management of Navicure's® Client Service team, which includes billing and technical support, implementation and training, account management, and project management. Ms. Bridge founded the Client Services team with the mission of creating a world-class team of client service experts and infrastructure to serve as a key differentiator for Navicure® . Her Client Services team now comprises more than one-third of Navicure's® employees, which is the company’s single largest human resource investment.
Prior to joining Navicure®, Ms. Bridge was employed for six years with NDC Health’s Provider Healthcare Transaction Group. Initially serving as a member of the strategic vendor support team, she held various roles of increasing responsibility, including management of the implementation, enrollment and client support departments.
Ms. Bridge graduated from Samford University with a bachelor’s degree in Human Development and Family Studies.
Phil Dolan joined Navicure® in 2007. He is responsible for managing all aspects of Navicure's® marketing including strategy, brand management, marketing communication, lead generation, marketing operations, partner marketing, and product marketing.
Mr. Dolan joined Navicure® from Merial, Sanofi’s global animal health division. In his five years with Merial, he led growth of the company’s largest profit center, U.S. Parasiticides, from $350 million to more than $700 million in revenue.
Prior to Merial, Mr. Dolan served as Chief Marketing Officer with ServerVault, where he contributed to both revenue growth and capital-raising before it was sold. He spent the previous eleven years successfully managing flagship brands, categories, and customers in progressive marketing and sales leadership roles with Colgate-Palmolive, Heineken, and The Coca-Cola Company.
Mr. Dolan graduated from Connecticut College with a bachelor’s degree in Economics and English.
Kermit Randa joined Navicure® in 2017. He leads go-to-market initiatives and is responsible for accelerating Navicure’s continued revenue and profitability growth following Navicure’s acquisition by Bain Capital.
Most recently, Mr. Randa led PeopleAdmin, a portfolio company of Vista Equity Partners, as Chief Executive Officer and Board Member. Mr. Randa brings to Navicure decades of healthcare industry and executive experience with Greenway Health, Vitera Healthcare, Surgical Information Systems, EMC Corporation’s Commercial Healthcare division, and Siemens Medical.
He received a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Cincinnati, a Master’s degree in Health Administration at Xavier University and an Advanced Management degree from Harvard Business School. Mr. Randa has also earned the prestigious Fellow designation within the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE).
Todd Woods joined Navicure® in 2002. He is responsible for identifying, developing, and managing commercial relationships with channel partners, namely providers of practice management systems.
Mr. Woods brings more than ten years of sales and marketing experience to this role. Before joining Navicure® in 2002, he served as Director of VAR Network Services for Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, a provider of clinical software, connectivity and information solutions, and Senior VAR manager for ProVox Technologies, a provider of speech recognition-based medical documentation and workflow management systems.
Prior to that, Mr. Woods served as an Account Manager for NDCHealth's Provider Transaction Group and Cigna Healthcare, focusing on increasing electronic claims submissions from providers.
Mr. Woods graduated from the University of Alabama with a bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Management and holds an M.B.A from the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business.