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:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Asante, ... post-acute health care, have expanded their existing home health joint venture through an ... has been operating a joint venture home health company with Asante, delivering clinically ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Dr. ... recently contributed a medical article to the newly revamped Cosmetic Town journal ... spotlights the hair transplant procedure known as Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE). ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... ... Leading pediatric oncology experts at Children’s National Health System will ... the International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP) Oct. 12-15. Chaired by Jeffrey ... Disorders at Children’s National, and Stephen P. Hunger, M.D., Chief of the Division ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Women-owned and ... 2017 Best and Brightest in Wellness® by Best and Brightest. OnSite Wellness will ... Friday, Oct. 20 from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Henry Autograph ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... In the United States, ... In some states—like New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Texas, Virginia, Connecticut, and California—the ... have extremely low property-tax rates, which contributes to the relatively lower cost of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/11/2017)... CHICAGO , Oct. 11, 2017  Hill-Rom Holdings, ... its Aspen Surgical facility in Las Piedras, ... surgical scalpels and blades. ... confirmed that the facility sustained minor structural damage, temporary ... Hurricane Maria. Repairs have been completed, manufacturing operations have ...
(Date:10/10/2017)... EXTON, Pa. , Oct. 10, 2017   ... leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today ... of West,s ID Adapter for improving the intradermal administration ... the Fourth Skin Vaccination Summit in May 2017 by ... Team Lead, Polio Department, World Health Organization (WHO), and ...
(Date:10/5/2017)... , Oct. 5, 2017  In response to ... Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) released prescribing recommendations ... to be used as a first-line therapy to ... Recognizing the value ... White Paper "Opioid Prescribing: Acute and Postoperative Pain ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: