Jim Denny is the Founder, President and CEO of Navicure®. He is responsible for Navicure's® corporate development and strategy with an emphasis on revenue growth, product development, and mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Denny has more than twenty years of leadership experience in the healthcare technology industry. Before founding Navicure® in 2000, he held a variety of senior management positions with NDCHealth’s Provider Healthcare Transaction Group. Most significantly, Mr. Denny was responsible for a business unit that supported 30,000 healthcare providers and processed more than 70 million transactions annually. During his six year tenure, he led this unit to profitability for the first time in its operating history.
Prior to NDC, Mr. Denny was with PepsiCo’s Pizza Hut division, where he oversaw operations for the Southeast Atlanta market. He also held various sales and marketing roles with National Reference Laboratories and Bio-Analytical Technologies.
Mr. Denny graduated from St. Lawrence University with a bachelor’s degree in English Literature. He holds a M.B.A. degree from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School with a concentration in Finance and Marketing.
Ken Bradley, vice president of strategic planning and regulatory compliance and one of Navicure's® founding members, is responsible for assessing markets, monitoring government regulatory requirements and providing competitive analyses to develop strategies and solutions that ensure Navicure® and its clients continued success in an increasingly complicated business environment.
He is responsible for all Navicure® industry transitions, including ICD-10 and 5010 where he was recognized as one of the most influential individuals tweeting about ICD-10 (@Ken_Bradley). He has given educational presentations and written several articles on regulatory changes.
Prior to his current role at Navicure®, Mr. Bradley directed the development and management of healthcare transaction data and associated interfaces between Navicure®, healthcare providers and payer organizations.
Mr. Bradley has more than 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry, specializing in the development of practice management software (PMS), and the design and development of systems and applications utilized to process healthcare data. Prior to joining Navicure®, he served as the Manager for Development with NDCHealth’s Provider Healthcare Transaction Group.
Mr. Bradley joined NDC from Physicians Practice Management, where he spent several years in various positions supporting the development and operations of the company’s Practice Management System and integrated claims processing clearinghouse.
Mr. Bradley graduated from Purdue University with a bachelor’s degree in Systems Analysis and a minor in Business.
Craig Bridge, a founding team member, is responsible for the day to day operations managing a platform that processes more than 450 Million transactions annually. Additionally Mr. Bridge is responsible for hardware infrastructure and software development for the company. His responsibilities also include managing and developing all payer relationships, vendor integration, and execution and planning of corporate strategy.
Mr. Bridge has more than twenty years of experience working in the healthcare transaction sector and brings a wealth of practical experience regarding the design and operation of high volume healthcare transaction processing enterprises. Prior to joining Navicure®, he oversaw the Project Management and Quality Assurance Groups for S2 Systems, a leading global provider of mission-critical enterprise payment and transaction management solutions for the healthcare industry. Mr. Bridge joined S2 Systems after serving in various positions of increasing responsibility within NDCHealth’s Provider Healthcare Transaction Group.
Mr. Bridge graduated from the University of Georgia and holds an M.B.A. from Kennesaw State University’s Michael J. Coles College of Business with a concentration in Information Systems Management.
Laura Bridge joined Navicure® in 2002. She is responsible for management of Navicure's® Client Service team, which includes billing and technical support, implementation and training, account management, and project management. Ms. Bridge founded the Client Services team with the mission of creating a world-class team of client service experts and infrastructure to serve as a key differentiator for Navicure® . Her Client Services team now comprises more than one-third of Navicure's® employees, which is the company’s single largest human resource investment.
Prior to joining Navicure®, Ms. Bridge was employed for six years with NDC Health’s Provider Healthcare Transaction Group. Initially serving as a member of the strategic vendor support team, she held various roles of increasing responsibility, including management of the implementation, enrollment and client support departments.
Ms. Bridge graduated from Samford University with a bachelor’s degree in Human Development and Family Studies.
Phil Dolan joined Navicure® in 2007. He is responsible for managing all aspects of Navicure's® marketing including strategy, brand management, marketing communication, lead generation, marketing operations, partner marketing, and product marketing.
Mr. Dolan joined Navicure® from Merial, Sanofi’s global animal health division. In his five years with Merial, he led growth of the company’s largest profit center, U.S. Parasiticides, from $350 million to more than $700 million in revenue.
Prior to Merial, Mr. Dolan served as Chief Marketing Officer with ServerVault, where he contributed to both revenue growth and capital-raising before it was sold. He spent the previous eleven years successfully managing flagship brands, categories, and customers in progressive marketing and sales leadership roles with Colgate-Palmolive, Heineken, and The Coca-Cola Company.
Mr. Dolan graduated from Connecticut College with a bachelor’s degree in Economics and English.
Matthew Halkos joined Navicure® in 2002. He is responsible for building the sales organization at Navicure® and currently manages five teams across the US focusing on various modalities within the healthcare market. Since graduating from the University of Virginia in 1994, Mr. Halkos has spent his entire career within the healthcare revenue cycle space focusing on hospitals, physicians, payers and other segments within the industry. Over the course of his 20-year career in healthcare, he has held a variety of sales and executive positions.
Prior to Navicure®, Mr. Halkos worked with The SSI Group, WebMD, and NDCHealth’s Provider Transaction Group in various sales and account executive roles.
Mr. Halkos graduated from the University of Virginia with a bachelor’s degree in Foreign Affairs and minor in Spanish.
James McDevitt joined Navicure® in 2010. He is responsible for all financial and accounting aspects of the company, including Navicure's® long-term financial forecasting. Mr. McDevitt has 34 years of financial and business leadership experience with growing healthcare and technology companies.
Mr. McDevitt held senior financial positions at Geac Computer Corporation and Bausch & Lomb. He also served as chief financial officer for Clarus Corporation, a publicly traded Internet-based business-to-business electronic commerce solutions provider, and as chief operating officer at CDC Software, a $360 million provider of enterprise software applications and services. Mr. McDevitt served as the president and CEO of Authoria, a SaaS-delivered comprehensive talent management software solution prior to joining Navicure® . In 2013, Mr. McDevitt was named CFO of the Year by the Atlanta Business Chronicle.
Mr. McDevitt has a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and an M.B.A. from Bentley University.
Jeff Wood joined Navicure® in 2012. He is responsible for the overall direction of Navicure's® products.
Prior to Navicure®, Mr. Wood served as Vice President, Product Strategy & Planning at MedAssets, a revenue cycle software and services provider to hospitals and physicians. Mr. Wood has served in leadership roles at several technology companies: DonorsChoose.org, Blackbaud, and Online Insight and started his career in strategy consulting at Bain & Company.
Mr. Wood earned a B.B.A. with High Honors in Management Information Systems from the University of Georgia and an M.B.A. with Distinction from the Kellogg School at Northwestern University.
Todd Woods joined Navicure® in 2002. He is responsible for identifying, developing, and managing commercial relationships with channel partners, namely providers of practice management systems.
Mr. Woods brings more than ten years of sales and marketing experience to this role. Before joining Navicure® in 2002, he served as Director of VAR Network Services for Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, a provider of clinical software, connectivity and information solutions, and Senior VAR manager for ProVox Technologies, a provider of speech recognition-based medical documentation and workflow management systems.
Prior to that, Mr. Woods served as an Account Manager for NDCHealth's Provider Transaction Group and Cigna Healthcare, focusing on increasing electronic claims submissions from providers.
Mr. Woods graduated from the University of Alabama with a bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Management and holds an M.B.A from the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business.