CHARTWELL NEWS
  • TransPecos Banks, SSB names Michael Kozub as President & CEO.

    TransPecos Banks, SSB engaged Chartwell Partners’ Financial Services Team to recruit and present a new President and Chief Executive Officer. Chartwell Partners announces that Michael “Mike” Kozub, formerly with USAA was selected for the role.   As an experienced executive leader and business technologist, Mike is well positioned to execute TransPecos Banks’ primary mission to…

  • Vital Decisions, LLC names Zac Fritz as its new President and Chief Executive Officer.

    We are pleased to announce that Zachery “Zac” Fritz has been named President and CEO of the Edison, New Jersey-based Vital Decisions. Vital Decisions is a private equity-backed behavioral science company that specializes in achieving highly effective advanced illness care management for its members.   Zac Fritz most recently served as CEO of Health Integrated…

  • Principle LTC names Lynn Hood as Chief Executive Officer

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Principle LTC (Principle) has hired Lynn Hood as their Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Hood was most recently the Divisional Vice President and General Manager at HCR ManorCare.   Principle Long Term Care, Inc. (Principle) is one of the Southeast United States’ leading providers of senior healthcare services specializing…

  • CONNECTURE NAMES JEFF SURGES AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Connecture, (NASDAQ:CNXR), a provider of web-based information systems used to create health insurance marketplaces has named Jeff Surges as Chief Executive Officer.  Jeff joined Connecture following his role as President of Healthgrades, Inc and was the Non-Executive Chairman of Strategic Health Services.  Prior to that, Jeff was the…

  • PROVISTA NAMES JIM CUNNIFF AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Provista, a provider of supply chain solutions to the healthcare, hospitality and corporate markets, has named Jim Cunniff as Chief Executive Officer. Jim previously held senior operating roles with Stryker, Kinetic Concepts and Baxter Corporation, and most recently served as CEO of a Private Equity backed compounding pharmacy…

  • ALLIANCE HEALTHCARE HIRES TOM TOMLINSON AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

    Tom Tomlinson has joined Alliance Healthcare Services (NASDAQ:AIQ) as Chief Executive Officer. Previously, Tom spent over ten years in senior roles with Center for Diagnostic Imaging Inc., most recently as Chief Executive Officer.

  • MAXOR NATIONAL PHARMACY HIRES MIKE ELLIS AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

    Mike Ellis has been named Chief Executive Officer of Maxor National Pharmacy Services. Prior to joining Maxor, Mike was a Corporate Vice President for Walgreen Co. where he was responsible for the specialty pharmacy, infusion and 340B businesses for the past five years. Previously, Mike held senior management positions in specialty pharmacy and PBM services…

  • DAVID WEMMER APPOINTED CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AT NEW ROOT, INC.

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce David Wemmer has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of New Root, Inc. Wemmer most recently served as a Consultant, guiding clients in the areas of M&A, performance management systems, business process improvement and organizational and leadership development. Prior to that, he was President for the Window & Door Systems…

  • CRAIG PETRAY JOINS J.R. SHORT MILLING COMPANY AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

    Petray comes to J.R. Short from NutraSweet where he had a successful career in sales, business development and general management. As CEO of NutraSweet, he led the company to new ownership. By way of early background, Petray received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin in Madison. J.R. Short, a private company, produces processed…

  • Craig R. Petray Joins J.R. Short Milling as CEO

    Craig R. Petray has been recruited to the position of Chief Executive Officer of J.R. Short Milling Company. Mr. Petray will report to the Board, and will be responsible for delivering its business plan as well as developing and expanding J.R. Short’s customer relationships. Mr. Petray joins the company from NutraSweet, where he was most…