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Peter Witonsky

Chief Executive Officer

> Location: Philadelphia to St.Louis
> Industry: HCIT Mhealth
> Other experience: President & CEO, iSirona | Executive Sales & BD Roles
> Ownership: Division of public company

ST. LOUIS, MO – Ionic Mobile, a mobile health (mHealth) software provider, has announced the appointment of Peter Witonsky as President & CEO.

Mr. Witonsky has more than 15 years of healthcare payer, provider and vendor experience. He spent the last six years as President and Chief Sales Officer of iSirona, a healthcare IT company. iSirona sells software that synchs medical device data with electronic records Prior to that, he served in senior Business Development roles at Metrologic Instruments, an automated identification and data capture (AIDC) company.

Before Metrologic, Mr. Witonsky was responsible for business development at Falcon Capital Partners, where he participated in over $200 million in healthcare mergers and acquisitions and recapitalization projects. Mr. Witonsky spent three years previous to that as an account executive for McKesson.

Mr. Witonsky received his Bachelor’s degree in English Language and Literature at Denison University. 

About Ionic Mobile

Ionic Mobile is an mHealth software company that enables the potential of networked sensors to revolutionize healthcare. Applications can include remote home care and management for specific diseases such as Alzheimer’s. 

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Dora Vell

Dora Vell is the Managing Partner of Vell Executive Search, a boutique executive search firm in Boston focused on recruiting technology executives and board members. Vell has successfully completed numerous board member and C-level executive searches, including CEOs, COOs, CIOs, and Vice Presidents - at both public and private companies.

Prior to founding the firm in 2005, Vell was a Partner at Heidrick & Struggles' Technology practice for seven years.  Before her career in executive search, she worked at IBM for 11 years, managing software engineering organizations of 100 people and software sales organizations with revenues of $150 million. She has also served as an executive assistant to the CEO of IBM Canada for one year.

Vell holds seven worldwide software patents. She has published several Business of Leadership reports on governance and leadership and has been quoted in numerous articles including The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Business Week, Fortune, Agenda Week, MSNBC, Mass High Tech, the OPUS for the World Economic Forum, Boston Business Journal, The Globe & Mail, CIO Magazine, and IEEE. She also has been a featured speaker on leadership at numerous conferences and at Columbia University's MBA program.

Vell is a member of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), the Boston CEO Roundtable. She has served on the boards of Framingham State, Entrepreneur's Organization, Goodwill, Mary Centre for developmentally handicapped adults,, and RBC Capital Partners.

She has received an MBA from the University of Toronto, a Master in Computer Science from the University of Waterloo, and a Bachelor in Computer Science from Carleton. She has also completed the MIT Entrepreneurial Master’s program.

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