ATLANTA, January 20, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – SnapMedTech, Inc. d/b/a SnapNurse, Inc. (“SnapNurse” or “the Company”), today announced that it has named Jeff Grant as its Chief Executive Officer, effective February 2, 2023. Grant succeeds Jeff Richards, co-founder and Interim CEO, who will continue with the Company as its Chief Operating Officer and a member of its Board of Directors.
Grant is a technology executive with an extraordinary track record of success. He specializes in catalyzing growth of tech-enabled marketplaces, having previously served as COO at Thumbtack, and CEO of DriversEd and insuranceQuotes, digital solutions providers that all experienced substantial growth under Grant’s leadership. Grant also served in key leadership roles at LeapFrog and Orbitz. He received his M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, and he received his undergraduate degree in Business Administration from the University of Michigan.
“We are very excited to welcome Jeff Grant to SnapNurse. His deep experience in building and growing two-sided tech-enabled marketplaces makes Jeff an ideal leader to build on SnapNurse’s record of growth,” said Francis Najafi, Chairman of the Board. “We are positioned to be a continued disruptor of the staffing industry and a meaningful force in improving healthcare delivery. Jeff Grant’s track record of prudent leadership, being strategic, and effective execution will be invaluable in realizing this vision of becoming a transformative enterprise in the healthcare sector.”
The ease of onboarding and placing qualified healthcare clinicians with minimal effort is made possible by the proprietary technology at the core of the SnapNurse’s success. The platform powers scale and quality for both facilities and medical professionals.
“Jeff Grant’s experience in the technology sector, combined with the care he shows for people and culture, are qualities that matter to our team and the clinicians and clients we serve,” said Jeff Richards, co-founder and Interim CEO. “I am excited for Jeff to join our leadership team and look forward to ensuring a smooth transition and continuing to support the Company as its Chief Operating Officer.”
Jeff Grant, incoming CEO, said: “I am thrilled to be given the opportunity to lead SnapNurse at such an exciting inflection point for the Company. This is truly a transformational time for the Company, and I look forward to embarking on this journey. I want to thank the Board and Jeff Richards for giving me this opportunity and supporting my transition.”
Founded in 2017, SnapNurse is a tech-enabled platform committed to sustainably solving healthcare staffing gaps by matching quality nurses and medical professionals with employment opportunities nationwide. The Company was named Inc. 5000’s 2022 fastest-growing healthcare company, and so far it has deployed over 20,000 clinicians to 1,000+ healthcare facilities across the country. SnapNurse’s underlying technology, Instastaff, enables sourcing, applicant tracking, workforce management, timecard approvals, booking, and credentialing, and its proprietary Paymint system allows for daily payments to clinicians on assignment at the end of every shift. For more information, please visit www.snapnurse.com.
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