Rizer joins Executive Leadership Team with focus on continuing the company’s strong growth by identifying new markets and continued product innovation
CARY, NC, June 7, 2017 – Relias, a trusted partner focused on reducing variation in care for more than 7,000 clients across the continuum of healthcare, today announced the addition of Daniel Rizer as Chief Strategy Officer. Rizer will report to company CEO Jim Triandiflou and will also be part of the company’s Executive Leadership Team. In his role as Chief Strategy Officer, Rizer will lead overall organizational strategy as well as M&A integration, alliances & partnerships, and the eCommerce business.
Prior to joining Relias, Rizer was the Chief Strategy Officer at Synchronoss Technologies where he was responsible for corporate strategy, partnerships/alliances strategy, and the successful integration of more than a dozen acquired companies. During this time, the publicly traded company (OTCMKTS: SNCR) grew from approximately $100 million in revenue to over $500 million.
“I’m thrilled to join Relias, a dynamic growth company that is delivering innovative, industry-leading solutions that have a demonstrable impact on the quality of healthcare,” said Rizer. “The company’s powerful combination of clinical expertise and technological know-how provide a compelling foundation for future growth and industry leadership.”
Before joining Synchronoss, he served as the Chief Operating Officer at Motricity, a Durham-based, VC-backed company that provided value added content services to service providers and media companies as well as powering several direct-to-consumer brands. Rizer spent the first 15 years of his career as a high-tech and content/media strategy consultant, which included serving as a Partner at Accenture, KPMG Consulting, and IBM Business Consulting Services.
“Over the last several years Relias has undergone an exciting transformation, evolving from a compliance training company to a company helping the largest healthcare organizations in the world improve performance by reducing variation in care” explained Jim Triandiflou, CEO of Relias. “With the rapid pace of change in healthcare, Daniel will help us not just thrive in the new world, but lead the industry to deliver better care, which makes people healthier and providers more profitable. Daniel’s eye on the future will ensure Relias continues to innovate and grow in the years ahead.”
Relias provides lifelong workforce enablement solutions for more than 11,000 healthcare and human services organizations and 4.5 million caregivers to drive measurable outcomes. Customers use Relias solutions to attract and retain talent, elevate care quality and reduce risk with our technology, services, community, and expertise. The Relias family of brands — Nurse.com, Wound Care Education Institute, Relias Academy, FreeCME, and Relias Media — serves the entire healthcare community and shares a common goal of improving the lives of the most vulnerable members of society and those who care for them.