About the Conference
The HME Executive Alliance is designed to provide high level insight on the current political and economic landscapes and the potential impact the upcoming election will have on the healthcare industry. This invitation only event will assist HME executives by providing information and networking opportunities that will help them better evaluate their business environment and make strategic decisions.
Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres
Ambassador Ira Shapiro
Ambassador Ira Shapiro is an international trade lawyer and one of Washington’s best-liked and most respected public servants. He served in senior staff positions for twelve years in the Senate and as General Counsel to the Office of the United States Trade Representative and chief trade negotiator with Japan and Canada during the Clinton administration. He is also the author of the critically-acclaimed new book, The Last Great Senate: Courage and Statesmanship in Times of Crisis.
In 2007, April joined Paragon Ventures as a Managing Director and brings 22 years of healthcare and management experience to the Paragon team. April began her career at Lifeplus, Inc., served as a board member and President of the New England Medical Equipment Association and Director on the board of American Association for Homecare.
Jonathan has more than 30 years of entrepreneurial experience in healthcare business development, sales, marketing, mergers and acquisitions. Jonathan joined Paragon Ventures in 1999 and the firm has successfully completed over 145 transactions in 43 states across the USA. Jonathan is a member of the American Marketing Association, American College of Healthcare Executives, Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation and the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society.
The attendee fee covers the sessions, materials, lunch, coffee break and reception. Admission to Medtrade 2012 and a Medtrade conference pass is also included.