SAN DIEGO, March 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Foletta, board member of AMN Healthcare and former Chief Financial Officer of Amylin Pharmaceuticals, has been awarded a CFO Lifetime Achievement Award by the San Diego Business Journal.
Foletta has been a member of the AMN board and audit committee since 2012. He was Senior Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Amylin for nearly 13 years, where he was a key team member in the negotiation of the company's sale to Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.
The Lifetime Achievement Award is being given to Foletta for his "deep and rich career guiding the financial success for multiple companies," according to the Business Journal.
"I'm delighted that Mark's extensive contributions to excellence in corporate finance are being recognized," said Susan Salka, CEO, President and Director of AMN Healthcare. "He has devoted his life's work to the financial success of many companies in San Diego, and his contributions have been vital to the enormous progress of AMN Healthcare."
He also is a board member of Dexcom and Regulus Therapeutics and a member of the Corporate Directors Forum. Prior to Amylin, Foletta was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Triton Group Ltd.
About AMN Healthcare
AMN Healthcare is the leader and innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services to healthcare facilities across the nation. The Company provides unparalleled access to the most comprehensive network of quality healthcare professionals through its innovative recruitment strategies and breadth of career opportunities. With insights and expertise, AMN Healthcare helps providers optimize their workforce to successfully reduce complexity, increase efficiency, and improve patient outcomes. AMN delivers managed services programs, healthcare executive search solutions, vendor management systems, recruitment process outsourcing, predictive modeling, and other consulting services. Clients include acute-care hospitals, community health centers and clinics, physician practice groups, retail and urgent care centers, home health facilities, and many other healthcare settings. For more information about AMN Healthcare, visit www.amnhealthcare.com.
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