Intellego Corporation Elects Tommy N. Bohman, Former Vice Chairman of IMS International, To Its Board of Directors.Business Editors
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 27, 2000
Intellego Corporation, a privately held healthcare-knowledge company formerly known as Physicians Data Corp., announced today that Tommy N. Bohman, 61, has been elected to the company's board of directors.
Bohman was vice chairman of IMS (1) See IP Multimedia Subsystem.
(2) (Information Management System) An early IBM hierarchical DBMS for IBM mainframes. IMS was widely implemented throughout the 1970s under MVS and continues to be used under z/OS. International and president of IMS America, before he retired in 1998. IMS is leading provider of market research and sales-management services to the global pharmaceutical industry.
"We are delighted to welcome Tommy Bohman to Intellego's board of directors," said Kathy Kurre, president and chief executive officer. "Tommy brings tremendous experience and knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry to our rapidly growing company. He is a valued addition to our expanding board."
In addition to Bohman and Kurre, the other members of Intellego's board are: Garry Betty Charles Garrett "Garry" Betty (4 March 1957 – 2 January 2007) was President and CEO of EarthLink, a large American Internet service provider, from 1996 until his death.
Betty was born in Huntsville, Alabama and grew up in Columbus, Georgia. , chairman, who is president and chief executive officer of EarthLink, the Internet services company; Joseph C. Walton, a private investor with Reed Slatkin Reed Eliot Slatkin (born 22 January 1949 in Detroit, Michigan) was an initial investor and co-founder of EarthLink and the perpetrator of the largest Ponzi scheme in the United States since that conducted by Charles Ponzi himself. Associates; and Barrie Thrasher thrasher: see mimic thrush.
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A physician who specializes in ophthalmology. and a co-founder of Intellego.
Bohman played a key role in building IMS International's global business, over the course of career spanning 20 years. He joined IMS in 1978 and was subsequently named managing director of IMS GmbH, responsible for overseeing the development of IMS' European data-processing facility in Frankfurt, Germany. He later became regional vice president - Europe, where he successfully reorganized re·or·gan·ize
v. re·or·gan·ized, re·or·gan·iz·ing, re·or·gan·iz·es
To organize again or anew.
To undergo or effect changes in organization. IMS Germany's market-research division, implementing a new client/marketing structure that substantially increased the company's growth rate.
Bohman was named president of IMS America in 1992. He successfully rebuilt the management team, revitalized re·vi·tal·ize
tr.v. re·vi·tal·ized, re·vi·tal·iz·ing, re·vi·tal·iz·es
To impart new life or vigor to: plans to revitalize inner-city neighborhoods; tried to revitalize a flagging economy. the unit's reputation for quality and restored the business's excellent financial performance.
Prior to joining IMS, Tommy was at NK-Ahlan Sweden from 1968 to 1978, after beginning his career with IBM (International Business Machines Corporation, Armonk, NY, www.ibm.com) The world's largest computer company. IBM's product lines include the S/390 mainframes (zSeries), AS/400 midrange business systems (iSeries), RS/6000 workstations and servers (pSeries), Intel-based servers (xSeries) Sweden in 1961. He was qualified in electronics by the Stockholm Engineering School in 1960 and studied executive management in Sweden in 1975.
About Intellego Corporation
Intellego enables pharmaceutical manufacturers to identify and reach physicians whose patients will benefit from the pharmaceutical companies' drugs. Intellego also provides services that give physicians valuable insights into their patients, therapies and outcomes. Intellego is privately held and headquartered in Atlanta, Ga. More information is available at www.intellegocorp.com