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CategoryConsumer Web
DescriptionBetter information. Better health.


111 8th Ave
7th Floor
New York, NY, 10011


co-founder, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President
Chairman of the Board of Directors
Head of Online Marketing
Medical Reviewer -- Content and Special Projects
Nutrition and Weight Loss Expert


Avado, 10/2013
eMedicine, 1/2005 $25M




WebMD is the leading provider of health information and services to consumers and healthcare professionals. WebMD works closely with CBS News and provides health news and features for CBS News programs. The online healthcare information, decision-support applications and communications services that we provide:

It helps consumers take an active role in managing their health by providing objective healthcare information and lifestyle information.

They also make it easier for physicians and healthcare professionals to access clinical reference sources, stay abreast of the latest clinical information, learn about new treatment options, earn continuing medical education credits and communicate with peers.

They enable employers and health plans to provide their employees and plan members with access to personalized heath and benefit information and decision support technology that helps them make informed benefit, provider and treatment choices.

Recent Milestones

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    WebMD acquired Avado. (10/29/13)
    Posted 10/29/13 at 2:28pm via
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    WebMD added Maurice Cherry as Web Services Developer. (11/1/08)
    Posted 10/5/11 at 11:55pm
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    WebMD — Acquires online health information portal and its parent Marketing Technology Solutions for $50 million (9/15/08)
    Posted 9/16/08 at 5:01pm via
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    WebMD added Lindsay Watt as Director, Platform Services. (1/1/08)
    Posted 7/22/13 at 8:28am
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    WebMD added Vikas Gupta as Sr. Technical Lead/ Architect. (5/1/07)
    Posted 8/6/13 at 8:42pm
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    WebMD added Scotty Mackenzie as Senior Software Engineer. (6/1/05)
    Posted 5/17/13 at 2:44am
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    WebMD acquired eMedicine for $25M. (1/19/05)
    Posted 7/2/08 at 11:20am via
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    WebMD added Wayne Gattinella as Chief Executive Officer, President and Director. (1/1/01)
    Posted 6/19/09 at 10:42pm
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    WebMD added Nan-Kirsten Forte as Chief Innovation Officer & EVP, Consumer Services and Brand Development. (1/1/99)
    Posted 7/18/13 at 6:31pm
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    WebMD added Brian Shin as Vice President, Technology. (1/1/98)
    Posted 6/26/13 at 12:55pm
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    WebMD added Shashi Navar as Product Manager. (1/1/98)
    Posted 8/6/13 at 1:24am
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    WebMD added Bruce Springer as co-founder, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President.
    Posted 5/26/13 at 2:31am
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    WebMD added Joe Grace as Head of Online Marketing.
    Posted 11/7/11 at 10:58am
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    WebMD added Mark J. Adler as Director.
    Posted 6/19/09 at 10:42pm
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    WebMD added Dr. Charles E. Saunders as Chief Medical Officer,,Vice President Strategic Planning and Medical Director,,Key Member of the Senior Management Team,,.
    Posted 6/16/13 at 10:45pm
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    WebMD added Martin J. Wygod as Chairman of the Board of Directors.
    Posted 6/19/09 at 10:42pm



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