SPOTLIGHT: Reid Rasmussen, Co-founder and CEO, freshbenies

About Reid Rasmussen  Passionate speaker. Strategist. Innovator. Writer. 28-year healthcare veteran. Free-market health reform advocate. Co-Founder & CEO of freshbenies – a 3-timer on Inc5000’s fast growing company list. Coffee addict. Born a Canadian – and now a proud American! About freshbenies freshbenies gives you practical tools to control your healthcare (and more)

SPOTLIGHT: Ryan Coplon, Co-founder and President, HealthWallet

About Ryan Coplon Ryan Coplon is a Partner in a boutique insurance consultancy that focuses in the captive, self-funded and alternative risk financing insurance environments. He is also a Co-Founder and current President of HealthWallet, a digital health mobile application that helps to increase healthcare access for employees and cut plan

SPOTLIGHT: Cathy Nenninger, CEO, New World Medical Network

About Cathy Nenninger Cathy M. Nenninger, MBA, CEO| Ms. Nenninger began her career in healthcare as Controller of the Brown University Emergency Medicine Physicians in the Lifespan Health System in New England before becoming the Clinical Practice Director of the Anesthesiology Department for University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) over two

SPOTLIGHT: Mike Erhart, Co-founder, Welloh

About Mike Erhart Michael Ehrhart has over 32 years of product development experience. He worked at medical equipment manufacturer, Welch Allyn for over 20 years, most recently serving as Chief Technology Officer.  George Smith served as General Counsel at Hand Held Products, a subsidiary of Welch Allyn that was acquired by Honeywell

SPOTLIGHT: Gary Wald, CEO and Maria Kunstadter, DDS, co-founders, The TeleDentists

About Gary Wald Gary’s career includes stints with major advertising agencies (Ogilvy & Mather, Grey), consulting firms (Luminant) and Fortune 500 marketers (NBC, GTE/Verizon, Medtronic). He is adept at launching and building new brands and new companies. His expertise includes growing revenues and profits, customer acquisition, business development initiatives, and strategic

SPOTLIGHT: Stewart Schaffer, managing partner, CSuite Solutions

  About Stewart Schaffer Stewart Schaffer is a co-founder and managing partner of CSuite Solutions. He has been a senior strategy and business development executive in the healthcare, retail and hospitality industries for over 25 years. His areas of expertise include: strategic planning, organization structure, business intelligence, product and service development, consumer

SPOTLIGHT: Cory Newton, executive vice president, employee benefits, Marsh & McLennan Agency

About Cory Newton Cory graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro with a bachelor’s degree
in communication studies. He has also earned the Professional of the Academy of Healthcare Management (PAHM) and the Registered Health Underwriter (RHU) designations. With almost 20 years of experience, including more than 10 years with

SPOTLIGHT: David Contorno, President and CEO, Lake Norman Benefits

About David Contorno David Contorno is an Employee Benefit Consultant and Business Manager with strong community service ties spanning more than 21 years of professional experience. Contorno is a highly-experienced industry trend setter in the Health Insurance Industry with practical understanding of Career-Provided Relationships, Actuarial Impacts, Plan Fundamentals and Cutting-Edge Design