HealthTap Announces New Leadership | Business Wire

PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HealthTap, the world’s first and largest interactive global health

practice, announced today that Bill Gossman has been named Chief

Executive Officer of the Company, effective immediately. Mr. Gossman, a

tenured leader with deep experience in enterprise software, consumer

internet and mobile applications, has also been elected to the Board of

Directors. He replaces Ron Gutman as President, CEO and member of the


“I've known Bill Gossman for 20 years. He's a leader of high

character and tireless resolve. We've the greatest confidence in

HealthTap’s ability to deliver on its mission to its customers and

employees, while changing the face of healthcare,” said Bill Ericson, a

Board Member.

“We believe Bill is the right person to lead HealthTap into a new stage

of growth and productivity,” said Tim Chang, a Board Member. He added:

“In the past eight years, HealthTap has connected countless people with

health advice from an expansive medical expert network of doctors.”

“HealthTap stands on the verge of transforming healthcare and wellness

as we know it. I’m excited to join this powerful mission-driven

organisation,” Mr. Gossman said. “My near-term focus is to insure that

HealthTap has the best management, organisation, systems and processes

in place to support future growth and maximise our potential. To

insure that HealthTap’s employees—its most valuable resource—are valued

and supported.”

Mr. Gossman brings more than 25 years of hands-on experience building

and leading high-growth organisations to his position at HealthTap. Mr.

Gossman serves on the board of nLIGHT, a producer of semiconductor laser

products. He holds a Master of Science Degree from MIT, an M.B.A. from

Smith School of Business, the University of Maryland. A B.S. in

Engineering from Cornell University.

About HealthTap

HealthTap provides an all-in-one healthcare experience powered by our

Medical Expert Network via video, voice. Text chat on any mobile

device or personal computer. HealthTap’s proprietary Health Operating

System (HOPES™) and proprietary triaging technology (Dr. A.I.™) enables

doctors, health systems, insurance companies, employees and governments

to deliver to consumers the right care at the right time at the right


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