Madison, CT (July 15, 2014) - Clarity Software Solutions, Inc., leading healthcare plan communications provider recently announced the appointment of two new independent board members, Christopher Butler and Brad Waugh. Butler formerly served as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Independence Blue Cross, one of the largest health insurance carriers in the nation with over seven million members. Most recently, Waugh served as the President and CEO of Tunstall Americas, the world's leading provider of telecare and remote patient monitoring solutions.
“We are fortunate to have Christopher Butler and Brad Waugh join the Board of Directors at Clarity,” said Sean Rotermund, President and CEO, Clarity Software Solutions. “They have a long history of experience in the healthcare industry and will undoubtedly contribute to the ongoing success of Clarity. The board is eager to begin work with its newest members and looks forward to continued success.”
Butler currently serves on the Board of Directors of Independence Blue Cross (IBC), Corporate Call Center and he is Vice Chairman of the Devereux Foundation. In addition, he is an advisor to several companies including Health Advocate, Long River Ventures and Medint.
Butler served as Chairman of the Board of NaviNet, a leading provider of business process communications solutions to the healthcare industry until March 2012 as well as the Board of Healthrageous until that company was sold to an insurance carrier in 2013. He also served as Chairman of IBC's pharmacy, worker's compensation and third party administrator subsidiaries. Butler retired from IBC in July 2010 after a 35 year career with three different Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans.
Waugh currently serves on the boards of Antenna Software and REVAL. Before joining Tunstall Americas as the President and CEO, Mr. Waugh was the President and CEO of NaviNet. Prior to joining NaviNet, he served as U.S. President and Chief Executive Officer of Wincor-Nixdorf, a $2.6 billion financial services firm focused on the ATM and POS marketplace.
In 2000, Waugh founded Watch Hill Partners, Inc., a company focused on CRM optimization and mobility of Fortune 1000 companies which was sold to MasterCard International in May 2004. He previously served on the boards of the RI Convention Center Authority, the Narragansett Bay Commission, ArcStream Solutions (sold to Keane) and Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island. Mr. Waugh is the founder and former president of the RI Technology Council and a former board member of Boston University.
Butler and Waugh bring Clarity’s Board of Directors to six. They join the existing four, which includes, Sean Rotermund, Founder, President and CEO of Clarity, Steve Mongelli, Chief Revenue Officer of Clarity, Roshen Menon, Principle at North Bridge Growth Equity and Russ Pyle, Partner at North Bridge Growth Equity.
About Clarity Software Solutions, Inc.
Clarity Software Solutions, Inc. assists clients with optimizing customer relationships by enhancing flexibility and control over their document management and communications delivery. Clarity is headquartered in Madison, CT and serves various industries across the country. Clarity's custom solutions are built within secure web-based technology, are easy-to-use and allow a single communication to be published to any form of media-print, web or email. For more information, please visit www.clarityssi.com.