Northstar Adds New Director with Extensive Experience in Healthcare
HOUSTON, TX, Sept. 23, 2011 /CNW/ - Northstar Healthcare Inc. today
announced that Jin Y. Pyun, former Health Category Sales Director at
AOL and Director of Strategic Development & Strategic Accounts at
WebMD, has been appointed to Northstar's board of directors.
"Jin has a tremendous depth and breadth of knowledge in healthcare
digital media marketing," said Don Kramer, M.D. Northstar's CEO. In
addition to his experience at AOL and WebMD, Jin brings his experience
as lead sales and marketing for Remedy Media, an integrated health
publisher. He was also a brand manager for one of Pfizer's major
cardiovascular medications, and has served as advisor for various
startups and established companies, including Weber Shandwick
(healthcare public relations) and Abt Associates (healthcare
consulting) among others.
Jin Pyun is also the founder and CEO of MyBoosts. Founded in 2010,
MyBoosts is a health and wellness motivation website dedicated to
helping people achieve their personal goals by creating personalized
incentives. Jin also currently sits on the board of directors for
Carzen.com, a NYC-based consumer automotive research company.
"As Northstar continues to expand its service portfolio, Jin's
experience in healthcare sales and marketing will be invaluable in
exploring new service options," said Dr. Kramer.
"I'm extremely excited and honored to be joining Northstar's board of
directors as I've admired Northstar's forward-thinking approach to an
established industry," said Jin Pyun. "I feel privileged to complement
the wealth of talent at Northstar with my experience in consumer and
professional health sales, marketing and technology."
Jin earned a B.A. degree from Middlebury College and an M.B.A. from Duke
University's Fuqua School of Business.
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ambulatory facilities and healthcare services. Northstar owns and
manages interests in three ambulatory surgery centers, two in Houston
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