SOUTHAVEN, Miss. & BYHALIA, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pinnacle Medical Solutions, LLC. (Pinnacle), an established provider of home delivered medical supplies for people living with diabetes in Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Georgia, announced today the appointment of Joseph D. Scola as the company’s new Vice President of Finance and Operations, Brad Necaise as the company’s new Vice President of Sales and Denise M. Mathews as the company’s new Director of Managed Care.
“Having recently received a substantial equity investment, Pinnacle is well positioned to grow rapidly while expanding our ability to add significant incremental value to the stakeholders we serve in the diabetes management community,” said Randall Cole, Chief Executive Officer. “Key to the success of Pinnacle is recruiting leaders with significant industry knowledge and strategic vision in their particular areas of expertise. Each of these leaders have spent years building a track record of significant achievement in their prior roles and will be instrumental in positioning Pinnacle for rapid growth and value creation for our customers and investors. I am delighted to lead an executive management team of this caliber.”
Prior to joining Pinnacle, Mr. Scola served in several financial and operational leadership roles, most notably, Chief Financial Officer of Methodist LeBonheur Healthcare – Affiliated Services Division. In his most recent experience, he served in an operational capacity as an Area Manager for Apria Healthcare.
“I am extremely excited and privileged to join Pinnacle Medical Solutions”, stated Mr. Scola. “With the collective professional talents of Randall Cole (CEO), Brad Necaise (VP-Sales), and Denise Mathews (Director of Managed Care), I believe our ownership has created an executive team who will serve the employees, referrals, and patients of Pinnacle well. I look forward to working with our team of dedicated professionals to help further define Pinnacle as the optimal supplier choice for patients living with diabetes. As an organization, we are committed to making a positive difference in the lives of people with diabetes.”
Prior to joining Pinnacle, Mr. Necaise has served in numerous sales and management positions over the last decade in both pharmaceuticals and medical device sales. Mr. Necaise joins Pinnacle from Animas Corporation, a Johnson & Johnson company, specializing in insulin delivery systems, diabetes supplies, and continuous glucose sensing. Most recently at Animas, he served as Regional Manager for the Southeastern United States.
Mr. Necaise stated, “I couldn’t be happier to serve as Vice President of Sales at Pinnacle Medical Solutions as an employee, but also as a native of Poplarville, Mississippi. My mission to diabetes is personal; I’m living daily with insulin dependent diabetes and also a father to a child with Type 1 diabetes. I look forward to meeting the needs of our customers who trust our services to manage their diabetes. I couldn’t be more confident in our executive team; I’m delighted to take part in leading our employees and customers to being the greatest solutions based organization for individuals living with diabetes.”
Prior to joining Pinnacle, Ms. Mathews had over 20 years of experience in the Managed Care field and has worked for several major health plans, as well as, medical device companies. More recently Ms. Mathews worked as the Regional Contract Manager for Pacific Pulmonary Services, a national respiratory and sleep therapy organization where she significantly increased their managed care footprint and revenue. Ms. Mathews brings extensive knowledge of the managed care market, and will assist Pinnacle in becoming the premier provider of diabetes related medical devices and supplies.
Ms. Mathews stated, “I am happy to join the Pinnacle team, I am looking forward to the future and being part of the talented team of professionals who are focused on not only organizational growth, but making a positive impact in the lives of people with diabetes."
About Pinnacle Medical Solutions, LLC. (www.pinnaclemedicalsolutions.com)
Pinnacle Medical Solutions is based in Southaven, Mississippi and was established in 2006 to provide home delivery of medical supplies for people with diabetes. Pinnacle’s solution centered model recognizes that patients, healthcare providers, managed care organizations, and product manufacturers are looking to partner with medical supply companies that offer innovative and integrated solutions to the shared challenges faced in responding to the accelerating diabetes epidemic in the United States. Pinnacle operates in Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Georgia. To request more information on Pinnacle Medical Solutions, please visit our website.