Navigation Links
Blue Shield of California Names Vincent Coppola Vice President of Strategy and Business Development
Date:9/24/2007

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Blue Shield of California today announced the appointment of Vincent Coppola as vice president of strategy and business development. In this position Coppola will be responsible for new business investment initiatives and strategic planning support.

(Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070924/DCM039 )

"As we look to improve our market strength and diversify our product offerings, Vincent's expertise will help us identify and capitalize on opportunities that meet the needs of the marketplace," says Bruce Bodaken, Blue Shield chairman and chief executive officer.

Prior to joining Blue Shield, Coppola served as senior vice president of corporate business development for Magellan Health Services with a focus on mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures. He previously held executive positions in Corporate Development for CIGNA, UnitedHealth Group and J.P. Morgan.

"I am very excited to join the Blue Shield of California team," says Coppola. It's wonderful to join a company with such a great reputation and strong record of success, and I look forward to working with the management team on strategic initiatives to further accelerate the company's growth."

Coppola holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from Bryant College in Rhode Island.

About Blue Shield of California

Blue Shield of California, an independent member of the Blue Shield Association, is a not-for-profit health plan dedicated to providing Californians with access to high quality care at a reasonable price. Founded in 1939, it now has 3.2 million members, 4,500 employees, one of the largest provider networks and more than 20 office locations, providing a wide range of commercial and government products throughout the state. The company contributes $30 million annually to the Blue Shield of California Foundation to fund nonprofit organizations that improve access to quality health care in California. Contact your local agent or broker for more information about Blue Shield products and services, or visit the Blue Shield web site at http://www.blueshieldca.com.

CONTACT: Ashley Wilkerson

Public Affairs Associate

(310) 744-2661

ashley.wilkerson@blueshieldca.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Blue Shield of California
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Vitamin Shields Brittle Bones
2. Lead With a Poisonous Electron Shield
3. Sioux Herb Confirmed as Shield Against Colds
4. Passive smoking declared as Toxic in California
5. California Employers may need to Fork out more on Health Benefits
6. An urgent need for prison reforms: California!
7. Death by Smog in California
8. PE Minimums Violations:California Schools Blamed
9. California: Go Ahead For Drug Discount Initiative
10. Students Fail In Fitness Test In California
11. Southern California Wildfires Pose Health Risks to Children
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... ... Friday, June 10, Van Mitchell, Secretary of the Maryland Department of Health and Mental ... exemplary accomplishments in worksite health promotion. , The Wellness at Work Awards took place ... BWI Marriott in Linthicum Heights. iHire was one of 42 businesses to receive an ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... 2016 , ... A recent article published June 14 on E ... goes on to state that individuals are now more comfortable seeking to undergo not ... as calf and cheek reduction. The Los Angeles area medical group, Beverly Hills Physicians ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... June 19, 2016 is World Sickle Cell Observance Day. In an effort to ... treatments, Serenity Recovery Center of Marne, Michigan, has issued a pain management ... (SCD) is a disorder of the red blood cells, which can cause episodes of ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... and Scientific Sessions in Dallas that it will receive two significant new grants ... grants came as PHA marked its 25th anniversary by recognizing patients, medical professionals ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... for accelerated orthodontic treatment. Dr. Cheng has extensive experience with all areas of ... AcceleDent, and accelerated osteogenic orthodontics. , Micro-osteoperforation is a revolutionary adjunct to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016 According ... by Type (Standard Pen Needles, Safety Pen Needles), Needle ... GLP-1, Growth Hormone), Mode of Purchase (Retail, Non-Retail) - ... This report studies the market for the forecast period ... reach USD 2.81 Billion by 2021 from USD 1.65 ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016  Arkis BioSciences, a ... invasive and more durable cerebrospinal fluid treatments, today ... The Series-A funding is led by Innova Memphis, ... and other private investors.  Arkis, new financing will ... and the market release of its in-licensed Endexo® ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 2016 Any dentist who has made an implant ... process. Many of them do not even offer this as ... high laboratory costs involved. And those who ARE able to ... a high cost that the majority of today,s patients would ... Parsa Zadeh , founder of Dental Evolutions Inc. and inventor ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: