Olivier Vincent Joins HealthChoicesFirst.com Board of Directors
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 31, 2012 (VANCOUVER) HealthChoicesFirst.com is pleased to announce the appointment of Olivier Vincent to the Board of Directors as Special Advisor. Olivier has spent more than 20 years as a senior executive in the technology and local search industry on several continents. He was the founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of Canpages, which was sold in 2010 for $225 million.
Olivier recently spent a year working on the turn-around of a US based publisher and has also been focusing on a new technology startup based on one of his passions: intelligent machines and how they can make our lives better.
“Olivier's experience is instrumentally valuable to us as we start to roll out our platform across North America and capitalize on our very large and rich database of lifestyle content,” says Jackson Sayers, CEO, HealthChoicesFirst.com. “Olivier will be designing and building out the sales component to HealthChoicesFirst in all aspects and working closely with myself on strategies and direction. I'm very excited about having him on board as we go forward.”
HealthChoicesFirst.com is a national health and wellness portal that connects Canadians with providers such as physicians, dentists and physiotherapists based on their geographic location, and features over 1,300 solution-based videos and articles. With resources on topics such as diabetes, nutrition, fitness, prenatal and postnatal health, sexual health and sports injuries, HealthChoicesFirst.com is the largest provider of video content of its kind in North America. HealthChoicesFirst is backed by a number of qualified and experienced partners, and continues to expand its medical and corporate governance boards across the country.
“HealthChoicesFirst is poised to capture a significant share of the growing online digital health space with its innovative approach to video and content around informing consumers of their local health and medical options,” says Olivier. “I have personally been involved in the portal business for some years and see HealthChoicesFirst as potentially the most innovative and advanced product in the market to date.
“I am really excited about helping this business in a special advisor role to Jackson Sayers and the sales team. I believe we can grow from a developmental company with a wide and rich database of high definition, MP4 medical and lifestyle videos to the largest specialized health and lifestyle portal in North America.”
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