SDLC Partners L.P. is pleased to announce that Bob Hitson joined the organization on April 22, 2013 as the second Healthcare Industry Lead. Bob joins new hire, Mike Yetter who is focused on the healthcare industry in the Philadelphia and New Jersey region. Bob will be responsible for business development and client relationship management with national healthcare clients.
SDLC’s three principal partners—Chris Simchick, Scott Barnyak, and Christy Maruca—are excited about his decision to join the leadership team and support the firm’s overall growth strategy. “We identified the need for additional investment and focus to support our growth and expansion plans outside of Pittsburgh. Through the support and experience of the new Healthcare Industry Leads, Mike Yetter and Bob Hitson, SDLC is now equipped to execute on our strategic and aggressive plan for growth.”” said Chris Simchick, Principal Partner.
Bob has 23 years of sales/sales management experience most recently sharing strategies with C-suite healthcare executives to improve care delivery, increase margins, and grow case volumes. He joins SDLC Partners from Accelero Health Partners, a division of Zimmer Inc. where he was the Vice President of Sales. Previously, he was a sales management leader selling marketing and billing solutions to multiple industries. Prior to that, Bob held sales management positions for a billion dollar software/technology company, Parametric Technology Corporation, implementing process change in manufacturing requiring a working knowledge of LEAN & Six Sigma. Bob’s prior industry experience and vast network will help pave the way for continued success in the evolution of the firm.
SDLC Partners, L.P., headquartered in Monroeville, PA, opened its doors in 2004 as the business minded, tech savvy, people-driven alternative to large consulting organizations. The firm’s 375+ employees deliver process improvement, analytics, and technology solutions to Fortune 1000 and mid-market customers by effectively working with business and I.T. to serve as the “execution partner of choice” for improving speed to market, reducing costs, and enhancing quality.