WiserTogether Adds Well-Known Industry Veterans to Senior Management Team

Feb 18, 2015, 08:26 ET from WiserTogether, Inc.

WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- WiserTogether, Inc., which offers a personalized treatment comparison solution for consumers looking to understand, evaluate and select treatments and make better informed health decisions, today announced the expansion of its senior management team. David Ehrhardt joins WiserTogether as its Chief Financial Officer and Barbara Flitsch joins as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

"We are absolutely thrilled to welcome Dave and Barb to the WiserTogether team. They are joining us at an exciting time of our growth at Wiser and will be a key part in helping us serve the employers, the plans and the millions of people who trust us with their treatment decisions," said Shub Debgupta, CEO of WiserTogether. "We are fortunate to attract leaders in healthcare who have the reputation and proven records of serving our customers and our users. Dave and Barb join an exceptional team committed to serving our customers in this rapidly changing healthcare industry," added Mr. Debgupta.

David Ehrhardt, CPA  
Dave Ehrhardt was most recently at Apptix, Inc., a provider of cloud based business communications, collaboration and IT solutions, where he served since 2006 in various executive roles including Chief Financial Officer, President, and Chief Executive Officer. Prior to joining Apptix, Dave served as the Chief Operating Officer of Spheris, Inc., a leading global outsource provider of revenue cycle management services, and in various executive roles including Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer of HealthScribe, Inc, which was acquired by Spheris.

Dave has more than 30 years of financial and operational experience with emerging growth businesses in healthcare, high technology and the telecommunications industries. Additionally, he has served as a Director of Mirixa Corporation since 2009. Earlier in his career, Dave was a Senior Manager at Ernst & Young in their entrepreneurial services and technology practices. 

Dave holds B.S. in Accounting from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Barbara M. Flitsch
Barb Flitsch has more than 25 years of experience in healthcare and benefits. Over her career, she held roles in both sales and account management most notably for five years at Definity Health, the company responsible for introducing CDHP-style plans to the large employer market, then becoming a senior consultant at Towers Watson, working with some of the nation's largest Fortune 500 companies.

Over the past two years Barb has focused her energies on helping growth companies with promising solutions for the health care industry improve their market reach and sales. Most recently, she was Vice President at Leverage Health Solutions, where she worked with organizations seeking to accelerate their growth in the payer and large employer markets.

Barbara holds a B.S. from the University of Wisconsin-Stout.

About WiserTogether, Inc.
WiserTogether's personalized healthcare treatment comparison software enables consumers to choose the right treatment – most effective in outcome, most personally suitable, and most cost-effective and affordable. The result is improved health and improved costs for consumers, their employers, payers and providers. The company serves over 3 million people through their employer and health plans.

For more information about WiserTogether, please visit our website at www.wisertogether.com.

WiserTogether Contact:
Catherine Riedel 


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