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Pleasanton, CA, United States, 2013/06/07 - GenieMD is pleased to announce the recent hire of Tory Kelso, who has joined the team as Vice President of Market Strategy and Business Development. Tory brings over twelve years of experience in Health IT industry - GenieMD.com.
Tory comes to GenieMD from Microsoft where she most recently served as the Senior Business Development Manager for HealthVault, the company's consumer health platform. She was responsible for adding over 20 new partners to the HealthVault ecosystem, notably expanding the platform's presence in the mobile health market, and establishing HealthVault connectivity as a differentiator in population health management solutions.
Prior to joining Microsoft, Tory spent several years at Cerner Corporation as a consultant and sales executive. Her responsibilities included curriculum design and clinician training for some of Cerner's premier customers in the United States, Europe, and Asia Pacific, as well responsibilities for strategic planning and business development.
GenieMD CEO, Dr. Soheil Saadat, said "We are very excited to have Tory joining the GenieMD team. Her years of experience in Health IT coupled with her ability to understand the needs of our markets and customers makes her an ideal fit to help propel our Company to the next level. Her insights on the healthcare market place will prove invaluable as we develop our next generation of technologies to enhance individuals health"
"I'm excited to join GenieMD at a time when mobile health and app prescription are becoming more relevant to the provider-patient relationship," said Kelso. "GenieMD offers an excellent health management app for consumers. I look forward to joining the team and helping expand the company's portfolio of solutions."
Tory holds a Bachelor's of Science from Virginia Tech.
At GenieMD (geniemd.com) our mission is to help improve the quality of human life by providing solutions that enable people to live healthier and longer. Our products empower people to become active participants in their own care. We promote a healthy lifestyle. And when patients require care, our solutions help with initial diagnosis, medication adherence, vitals tracking and better communication with doctors.
By combining private and government data sources we provide valuable, targeted, accurate and up-to-date information about a variety of factors impacting health. We at GenieMD are passionate about technology and helping people. We offer all that is new in medical & computer science in an intuitive, comprehensive and easy to use health care solution. The company is privately held and based in San Francisco Bay Area and Seattle Washington.