Wellist adds CTO and VP of growth to its team


Wellist adds CTO and VP of growth to its team

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Wellist, a patient experience solutions provider, has added two key executives to the company’s growing team: Erik Hjortshoj as chief technology officer and Sharyn Lee as vice president of growth.

Wellist also added two new members to its Board of Advisors, Bill Huyett and Andrew DiMichele.

Hjortshoj will provide executive leadership for product, technology and information security. His previous CTO experience at American Well and ShapeUp included strategic technical, health IT and product management leadership. He joins Wellist from Burning Glass Technologies where he drove large-scale organizational changes across global teams while delivering Machine Learning and Big Data solutions to EdTech and HRTech markets.

Lee was the co-founder and president of the Medical Education Broadcast Network, and led the company to recognition as an INC 500 awardee. She will leverage her deep relationships across health plans, academic medical centers and hospitals to drive growth for Wellist.

Huyett spent 16 years in the Boston, Washington, D.C. and Zurich offices of McKinsey and Company. As a Director at McKinsey, hefocused on corporate strategy, product development and innovative approaches to commercialization and marketing in healthcare.

DiMichele is the co-founder and chief technology officer of Omada Health where he developed the technology that drives Omada’s online program. A

“We’re proud to be working with some of the leading providers in the country who are committed equally to achieving clinical excellence and improving the patient experience,” said Ashley Reid, founder and CEO of Wellist. “We’re thrilled to be adding such experienced leadership to guide our growing business.”

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