David O’Hara Joins Intelligent InSites’ Board of Directors
Fargo, ND 4/11/2012 08:44 AM GMT (TransWorldNews)
Intelligent InSites, Inc., the leading provider of enterprise real-time location systems (RTLS) software helping hospitals improve patient care and increase healthcare efficiency, announced today the appointment of David O’Hara to the Board of Directors of Intelligent InSites. David O’Hara is the Chief Operating Officer for Microsoft Advertising at Microsoft Corporation.
Welcoming David O’Hara to the board, Dr. Raymond Gruby, Chairman of the Board and Chief Medical Officer of Intelligent InSites, stated: “With Dave’s deep experience in building global enterprise software companies that scale quickly, and his understanding of today’s connected software world, he is the perfect fit to help us navigate through a period of rapid growth.”
“I am very excited about working with a very talented and successful team at Intelligent InSites,” said O’HaraHare. “Their passion for innovation and deep understanding of the healthcare environment has established them as a trailblazer in delivering RTLS solutions to hospitals. I am looking forward to assisting them in strengthening their leadership position.”
“Dave O’Hara brings a wealth of capability to our Board of Directors,” said Doug Burgum, President and CEO of Intelligent InSites. “His expertise in building collaborative ecosystems of companies to better serve customer needs aligns completely with our vision: delivering an enterprise software platform enabling healthcare providers to enhance their existing and future systems with real-time, meaningful information and actionable intelligence.”
Intelligent InSites provides an enterprise RTLS software platform and multiple RTLS applications (including asset management, patient flow, temperature monitoring, and business intelligence), all accessible through a unified user interface and across any RTLS technology (such as Wi-Fi, infrared, ultrasound, ZigBee, active and passive RFID) spanning multiple hospitals, clinics, and long-term care facilities. Intelligent InSites delivers a true enterprise solution that future-proofs RTLS investment while improving patient care and increasing healthcare efficiency.
About David O’Hara:
David O’Hara is the Chief Operating Officer for Microsoft Advertising. Microsoft Advertising is the business platform that monetizes the Microsoft Advertising brand, generating over $4 billion in revenue annually. His team is responsible for the operations of the business, data analysis and insights, business development and partnerships as well as collaboration with the field sales force. The team is also engaged in driving decisions on long term strategy and opportunities.
Prior to his role in Microsoft Advertising, O’Hara was the managing director of Corporate Development for the Platform and Services Division (PSD) of Microsoft. PSD includes the Windows and On-line business units. Before that, O’Hara
was vice president of Business Development at Microsoft® Business Solutions, a division of Microsoft Corp. that develops Enterprise Resource Planning and Customer Relationship Management solutions. O’Hara was Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions and Vice President for the International Division for Great Plains Software until 2001 when Great Plains was acquired by Microsoft.
Before joining Great Plains, O’Hara was president of ICONtrol Inc., a development partner acquired by Great Plains in 1998. Previous to joining ICONtrol Inc., he served as commissioner of economic development for the State of South Dakota.
O’Hara holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and an MBA from the University of South Dakota.
About Intelligent InSites:
Intelligent InSites currently helps healthcare organizations in both civilian and Veterans Affairs environments improve care and reduce costs by transforming automatically-collected data into actionable insights and the intelligent automation of operational workflows. Through its interoperable, hardware-independent, healthcare real-time location system (RTLS) software platform, Intelligent InSites gathers data from real-time location, condition sensing, and other systems; then delivers meaningful information to the right person, at the right time, on the right device. Intelligent InSites’ customers gain enterprise-wide visibility and are able to impact continuous process improvements, resulting in remarkable financial and quality of care outcomes. For more information, visit www.IntelligentInSites.com.
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