CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 23, 2008--Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ: HURN), a leading provider of financial
and operational consulting services, today announced that 17 directors
have been promoted to the role of managing director.
"One of the key factors of Huron's success in the marketplace has been
our hardworking, enthusiastic and innovative people," said Gary E.
Holdren, chairman and chief executive officer, Huron Consulting Group.
"Huron congratulates these individuals on this important milestone in
their careers and the Company looks forward to their continued
contributions to our clients."
Beard: Jeffrey M. Beard specializes in restructuring and
turnarounds and counsels companies on their relationships with secured
lenders, customers and vendors. He is based in Huron's Detroit office.
Mani: Arun Mani specializes in decision analysis and assists
electric and natural gas utilities with issues related to resource
planning, asset optimization, and risk management. He is based in
Huron's Houston office.
Health and Education Consulting
Foster: Ben Foster specializes in assisting hospitals, health
systems and academic medical center clients in broad based revenue cycle
performance improvements. He is based in Nashville.
Ghosh: Debjit A. Ghosh focuses on matters related to
pharmaceutical sales and marketing compliance, state law reporting,
commercial operations, and government pricing. He is based in Huron's
New York office.
Guidry: Leah Guidry works with healthcare systems, hospitals,
academic medical centers, physician groups, group purchasing
organizations, and pharmaceutical and device manufacturers on complex
compliance issues and clinical research solutions. She is based in
Huron's Washington, D.C. office.
Horowitz: Stuart Horowitz specializes in complex compliance
issues and clinical research solutions specifically, establishing and
managing research operations in the biomedical and clinical sciences at
higher education and research institutions. He is based in Huron's
Jacquin: Laura Jacquin focuses on performance improvement at
hospitals. She has significant experience in the areas of case
management, clinical documentation improvement and patient throughput.
She is based in Huron's Chicago office.
Kis: George Kis advises on clinical and financial operations and
technology solutions at healthcare organizations. He is based in Huron's
Kjesbo Lincoln: Amy Kjesbo Lincoln specializes in product
services focused on the technical implementation and support of software
products for hospital and health system clients. She is based in Huron's
Klipa: David Klipa advises clients in the higher education
industry on packaged software implementation. He is based in Huron's
Washington, D.C. office.
Lester: Matthew J. Lester specializes in research management
issues, particularly in the operations and financial management of
clinical research at academic medical centers and research institutions.
He is based in Huron's Los Angeles office.
Lowman: Nelson Lowman works on revenue cycle performance
improvement, operations improvement, management and integration,
organizational redesign, strategic planning, and clinical information
management at hospitals. He is based in Huron's Chicago office.
Marr: Travis Marr works on healthcare revenue cycle redesign,
management and technology integration operations. He is based in Huron's
Rohn: Christopher T. Rohn provides financial and advisory
services to companies in the pharmaceutical, health insurance,
healthcare, and higher education industries. He is based in Huron's
Seabrook: Hazel R. Seabrook specializes in project direction,
non-labor cost reduction, and orthopedic and cardiovascular implants for
hospital clients. She is based in Huron's Chicago office.
Smith: Kevin Smith focuses on revenue cycle improvements at
health systems and academic medical centers with a focus on improving
net revenue and the patient experience. He is based in Phoenix.
Ames: Jana Ames focuses on creative business solutions and
services for corporate legal departments and works with in-house counsel
on business efficiencies, process improvement and technology
implementation such as matter and discovery management. She is based in
Huron's Houston office.
About Huron Consulting Group
Huron Consulting Group helps clients effectively address complex
challenges that arise in litigation, disputes, investigations,
regulatory compliance, procurement, financial distress, and other
sources of significant conflict or change. The Company also helps
clients deliver superior customer and capital market performance through
integrated strategic, operational, and organizational change. Huron
provides services to a wide variety of both financially sound and
distressed organizations, including Fortune 500 companies, medium-sized
businesses, leading academic institutions, healthcare organizations, and
the law firms that represent these various organizations. Learn more at www.huronconsultinggroup.com.
CONTACT: Huron Consulting GroupJennifer Frost Hennagir
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