CHARTWELL NEWS
  • US Anesthesia Partners selects Mike Spies as Chief Information Officer

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Mike Spies has recently joined US Anesthesia Partners (USAP) as their Chief Information Officer. Prior to joining USAP, Mr. Spies served as the Senior Vice President of Enterprise Data an Architecture for Apple Leisure Group.   US Anesthesia is the nation’s leading provider of high-quality anesthesia services. USAP…

  • CareFirst hires Ben Carroll as Chief Data Officer

    CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, the Mid-Atlantic region’s largest private sector health insurer, serving the healthcare needs of 3.5 million members in Maryland, the District of Columbia and portions of northern Virginia with nearly $10B in revenue hired Ben Carroll to be its Chief Data Officer.  Prior to joining CareFirst, Ben was the Head of Data and…

  • Hina Shamsi named Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer at Texas Capital Bank

    Hina Shamsi joins Texas Capital Bank as Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer.  Scott Petty and his team at banking executive search firm Chartwell Partners were retained on this important engagement.   “Hina is a talented technologist and business leader with a deep understanding of both strategy and innovation, commented Scott Petty. “ Hina’s specialties…

  • Allegiance Bank Selects Doug Skiba as Chief Information Officer

    Retained to locate a new Chief Information Officer for Allegiance Bank, Scott Petty and the financial services recruiting team are pleased to announce that Doug Skiba recently joined client Allegiance Bank.   Commenting on the search, Scott Petty said, “Technologists are in high demand in every industry, and when specific expertise is required, as generally…

  • Global Medical Response names Sean Tuley as Chief Information Officer

    Global Medical Response (GMR), a leading provider of air and ground medical transportation and private fire services, announced Sean Tuley will join GMR as Chief Information Officer. Tuley has more than 19 years’ experience spanning provider, IT services, consulting and product organizations, preceded by nine years in leadership roles as an officer in the United…

  • KidKraft names Brian T. Coleman as Vice President, Information Technology

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Brian T. Coleman has recently joined KidKraft as Vice President, Information Technology. Prior to joining KidKraft, Mr. Coleman served as a Group IT Director for Dairy Farm Health & Beauty Companies in Hong Kong.   Located in Dallas, Texas, KidKraft is a global leader in award-winning products that…

  • WARREN LENARD APPOINTED CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER AT J.D. BYRIDER

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Warren Lenard has joined J.D. Byrider as Chief Information Officer. Mr. Lenard arrived at JDB from The Finish Line, where he was Vice President Technology & Operations. Prior to The Finish Line, Mr. Lenard was Vice President of Enterprise Systems for The Children’s Place.   Founded in 1989,…

  • CareFirst names David Kaercher as Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that David Kaercher has recently joined CareFirst as Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer. Prior to joining CareFirst, he served as Senior Vice President/Chief Information Officer for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City, and prior to that, as Vice President-Information Technology for Blue Cross Blue Shield of…

  • HMS Holdings Corporation names Jacob Sims as Chief Technology Officer

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Jacob Sims has joined HMS Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:HMSY) as Chief Technology Officer. Prior to joining HMS, Jacob served as Vice President of Development & Technology for Premise Health, and most recently as Chief Technology Officer for WebMD–Health Services.

  • Business First Bank Names Keith Mansfield Chief Information Officer, EVP

    News Provided by Business First Bank via press release, excerpted.   Jude Melville, President and CEO of Business First Bank today announced Keith Mansfield as Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice President of the company. Mansfield has 18 years of experience in the financial sector, most recently serving as Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President for…