MELVILLE, N.Y., March 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners, announced today that it was chosen among the top performers in the Healthcare Technology & Distribution category by the sell-side community as part of Institutional Investor's 2016 surveys for the All-America Executive Team.
Institutional Investor surveyed 2,040 investment professionals -- buy-side and sell-side analysts, and money managers -- at close to 680 financial services firms across the country to identify this year's All-America Executive Team, which is made up of companies and executives that display excellence in their fields.
Henry Schein was ranked as follows:
- Stanley Bergman, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, ranked second in the category for Best CEO;
- Steven Paladino, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, ranked second for Best CFO;
- Carolynne Borders, Vice President of Investor Relations, ranked third for Best IR Professional; and
- Henry Schein ranked second for Best IR Company.
A total number of 29 companies were nominated in the Health Care Technology and Distribution sector.
"We are pleased to be recognized for our commitment to open communications with our investors, and honored to be among the highly esteemed men and women on Institutional Investor's 2016 All-America Executive Team," said Mr. Bergman. "Our investors are among Henry Schein's five key constituencies -- along with our customers, our supplier partners, Team Schein, and society at large -- and we are committed to providing continued growth and profitability, resulting in a steady return on investment."
Institutional Investor's complete rankings for 2016 can be found here.
About Henry Schein, Inc. Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC) is the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners. The Company also serves dental laboratories, government and institutional health care clinics, and other alternate care sites. A Fortune 500® Company and a member of the S&P 500® and the NASDAQ 100® indexes, Henry Schein employs nearly 19,000 Team Schein Members and serves more than one million customers.
The Company offers a comprehensive selection of products and services, including value-added solutions for operating efficient practices and delivering high-quality care. Henry Schein operates through a centralized and automated distribution network, with a selection of more than 110,000 branded products and Henry Schein private-brand products in stock, as well as more than 150,000 additional products available as special-order items. The Company also offers its customers exclusive, innovative technology solutions, including practice management software and e-commerce solutions, as well as a broad range of financial services.
Headquartered in Melville, N.Y., Henry Schein has operations or affiliates in 33 countries. The Company's sales reached a record$10.6 billion in 2015, and have grown at a compound annual rate of approximately 15 percent since Henry Schein became a public company in 1995. For more information, visit Henry Schein at www.henryschein.com, Facebook.com/HenrySchein and @HenrySchein on Twitter.
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