2018 Top Hospital Marketers of the Year

HMN Perspectives, Inc., the leading conference, training and publishing company for the consumer marketing of hospitals, pharmaceuticals, and healthcare products, is proud to announce its fifth annual class of Top Hospital Marketers of the Year. The 2018 class will be honored at an induction ceremony at the 2018 Hospital Marketing National Conference on  June 5-6 in Atlanta.

The Top Hospital Marketers of the Year Awards recognize extraordinary hospital marketers driving innovation, spearheading great creative, and working toward better branding for their hospital, health system, or facility. Honorees were judged based on industry reputation, accomplishments, innovation, and notoriety among their peers, partners, and media.

“We’re proud to honor the accomplishments and creativity of each Top Marketer,” says Bob Ehrlich, CEO, HMN Perspectives. “These individuals drive the industry forward, providing consumers with vital information on hospital services.”

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This year’s inductees are:

Heidi Apperson, Director of Marketing & Community Relations, Kirby Medical Center, Monticello, IL

Martin Beerman, VP, Marketing, Children’s Hospital & Medical Center, Omaha, NE

Stacy Beers, Director of Marketing, University of Florida Health, Gainesville, FL

Rebecca Brown, Assistant Vice President of Marketing, Baptist Health, Louisville, KY

Misty Canup, Advertising and Publications Associate, Athens Regional Medical Center, Athens, GA

Nichole Cassells Stevens, Director of Marketing, Roper St. Francis, Charleston, SC

Jessica Castle, Vice President – Marketing, PR & Business Development, Phoebe Putney Health System, Albany, GA

Terri Christiansen, Marketing Director, DeKalb Health, Auburn, IN

Mike Dame, Vice President, Marketing and Communications, Carilion Clinic, Roanoke, VA

Tory Daughrity, Director of Marketing & Public Relations, Henry County Medical Center, Paris, TN

Jackie Donnelly, Senior Marketing Program Manager, Nemours Children’s Health System, Wilmington, DE

Lauren Fisher, VP Chief Marketing Officer, Various Hospitals, Washington, DC

Susan Foy, Director of Marketing, Russell Medical Center, Alexander City, AL

Sarah Gladson, Director of Marketing, SLUcare, St. Louis, MO

Deanne Haag, Senior Director of Marketing, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Robert Hutchison, Executive Director, Marketing & Communications, Yale New Haven Health, New Haven, CT

Dorie Klissas, VP, Marketing and Communications, Mt. Sinai Health System, New York, NY

Elicia Newcom Gregory, Marketing Director, Norton Healthcare, Louisville, KY

Carol Norris-Smith, Vice President, Marketing and Public Affairs, Penn Medicine Princeton Health, Princeton, NJ

Falon Nye, Director, Marketing, Novant Health, Charlotte, NC

Scott Samples, Director, Corporate Communications, Marketing & Business Development, Martin Health System, Stuart, FL

Shelley Spencer, Chief Marketing Officer and Vice President, Christ Hospital, Cincinnati, OH

Adrienne Steading, Director, Marketing and Digital Strategy, UAB Health System, Birmingham, AL

Lisa Stockmon, Former Chief Marketing & Communications Officer, City of Hope, Duarte, CA

Megan Yore, Chief Marketing & Communications Officer, Lakeland Health, St Joseph, MI


Celebrate with the Industry’s Best

Congratulate the Top Hospital Marketers in-person! HMN Perspectives offers reserved tables with seating for 10 at the Top Hospital Marketers/Hall of Fame and Advertising Awards ceremonies.

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