John is a highly accomplished executive with impressive strategic leadership experience and success. He is known as a change agent with expertise in defining business strategies and translating them into high-impact actions, new business opportunities, and financial results.John's record of success in turning round failing enterprises is impressive, including driving a multi-million dollar bottom-line financial turnaround (loss-to-net profit) in under a year. He also grew long-term improvement in financial reserves of >$20 million in less than eight years. His leadership qualifications are enhanced with skill in leveraging technology to propel bottom-line results. John is a superb leader, influencer, and negotiator; with a talent for building consensus. As a nationally respected presenter on topics related to strategy and business alignment, he is in demand as a strategic advisor to Boards and business leaders. John serves on numerous corporate and non-profit Boards, has held several faculty appointments, and hosts a CEO Roundtable interview show produced at WBBM CBS-TV2 studios in Chicago. He’s recognized industry-wide for his significant contributions to healthcare information technology and systems engineering, and was selected one of "HIMSS 50 in 50 Award" winners - the 50 most influential healthcare IT leaders of the past 50 years.