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Quantum Health Names Shannon Skaggs President to Execute the Company's Aggressive Corporate Growth Strategy

Quantum Health
Posted on: 30 Nov 17

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Health, Inc. recently announced that Shannon Skaggs has been named president, effective immediately. As president, Skaggs will lead the company's operations, marketing, client engagement, human resources and training and development teams. He will also be responsible for executing the company's aggressive corporate growth strategy and scaling the enterprise to support the expanding care coordination and consumer navigation space in the healthcare benefits market. Kara Trott will remain as Quantum Health's CEO and will focus on the company's market positioning and industry thought leadership.

"Over the past decade Shannon has been instrumental in Quantum Health's average growth of 35 percent over the last several years," says Kara Trott, CEO of Quantum Health. "He is a true visionary who brings a focused approach to Quantum Health's culture and services, unlocking the true potential of our employees and our company."

Skaggs is a 12-year veteran of Quantum Health and has progressed in various leadership roles after joining the organization in 2005. In 2015, he was named chief operating officer where he focused on executing the company's overall service delivery and organizational infrastructure. He has been integral in the company's overall growth as well as enhancing its member experience, technology innovation and overall business success.  

"We are approaching a major benchmark for our organization of 1 million members, which is the result of the strategic and tireless work we've completed over the past three years," says Shannon Skaggs, president of Quantum Health. "I'm honored to take on this new role as president as we prepare for the future and our projected growth of three to five times our current size and revenue."

Quantum Health is uniquely positioned to continue its growth trajectory in the healthcare benefits space under Skaggs' leadership. "Shannon has built an impressive track record of strategic, operational and innovative accomplishments throughout his tenure at Quantum Health," said Rafael Cofiño, Board Member. "His strategic, creative, out-of-the-box thinking and proven ability to deliver results makes him the right person to help lead the company into the future and to advance Quantum Health's mission."

Quantum Health is an award-winning consumer healthcare navigation company that delivers an unparalleled consumer experience based on empathy and trust, enabling employers to achieve industry-leading satisfaction rates and independently validated claim savings. Launched in 1999, Quantum Health's model is based on years of consumer research and the insights learned from guiding millions of consumers and their providers through their healthcare journey. Based in Columbus, Ohio, Quantum Health has earned numerous awards and honors, including being named Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst and Young, Fastest-Growing Privately Held Company for the past 10 years by Inc. 5000; one of the 50 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned/Led Companies for the past four years by the Women Presidents' Organization; a Best Place to Work for the past 10 years by Columbus Business First; and a Great Place to Work® Best Small & Medium Workplaces by FORTUNE Magazine and Entrepreneur Magazine. Learn more at, and connect with us on Twitter (@QuantumHealth1), and LinkedIn (Company: Quantum Health).

Media Contact: Becky Sparhawk

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Mike Wood

Last updated on: 30/11/2017

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