CHICAGO, Nov. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Thierer, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Catamaran Corporation (formerly SXC Health Solutions) will address an audience of several hundred Chicago business leaders at an Executives' Club breakfast on December 6(th) at the Swissotel.
Thierer is expected to share how Catamaran, named the No. 1 Fastest-Growing Company in the nation in 2011 by Fortune magazine, has emerged as one of the country's largest pharmacy benefit managers by combining leading technology with holistic solutions. Serving over 25 million consumers, Catamaran is able to improve patient care while empowering individuals to take charge of their health, creating a smarter approach to medicine.
A 30-year healthcare industry leader, Thierer joined SXC Health Solutions in 2006, was named President & CEO in 2008 and Chairman of the Board and CEO in 2011. He was instrumental in the merger of SXC Health Solutions and Catalyst Health Solutions which created Catamaran Corporation earlier this year. Catamaran, a $13 billion company, now manages more than 250 million prescriptions each year, leveraging its technology, skill and scale to help its clients solve for the healthcare cost challenge.
Deloitte is a Platinum sponsor for the Chicago CEO Breakfasts, one of The Club's signature series. Gold level sponsors include Catamaran Corporation, Jones Lang LaSalle and United Healthcare. The Wall Street Journal is a Media sponsor.
Pat Hemingway Hall, Chairman & CEO of HCSC and Anne Pramaggiore, President & CEO of ComEd are also scheduled to speak this season as part of The Club's CEO Breakfast series.
For more information or for tickets, visit http://centennial.executivesclub.org or call The Executives' Club at 312-263-3500.
Thursday, December 6; Breakfast Program: 7:30 - 9:00 a.m, Swissotel, Lucerne Ballroom, 323 East Wacker Drive
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One of the nation's oldest and most prestigious organizations, founded in 1911, the Club facilitates strategic relationship development, intellectual exchange and development of future leaders. Through its Global Leaders, Women's Leadership, Chicago CEO Series and other programming, the Club brings together business, civic and academic leaders from all industries to discuss strategies that address challenges and opportunities affecting Chicago and the world.
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