The Venetian
The Venetian, 3355 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA

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Event Date Tue Feb 25 PST - Wed Feb 26 PST (almost 2 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Tue Feb 25 10:30am - Wed Feb 26 6:45pm
Location The Venetian
3355 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA
Region Americas

Medicare Advantage Marketing, Sales, Product Development, and Member Engagement

RISE is taking over again to deliver an unmatched conference experience that fosters an open environment to promote the sharing of ideas, challenges, and wins for health plans to learn from each other and leave with actionable strategies to thrive in the competitive Medicare Advantage landscape. Ranked #1 in the industry for the 13th year in a row, our top-notch content is specifically curated for marketing, sales, and product development professionals at local and regional Medicare Advantage health plans to provide methods for differentiating from national carriers to grow and retain your membership base year-on-year.

Get practical guidance and techniques that will drive enrollment for your Medicare Advantage line of business.


2020 Speakers

Whitney Adkins
Chief Operating Officer, Bloom

Laura Aiello
Director Business Development and Strategic Partnerships, LifeStation

Larry Baca
Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Inter Valley Health Plan

Rick Berman
Director of Business Development, SourceLink

Ann Booth
BlueCross BlueShield of Louisiana, Marketing Manager, Medicare Advantage

Stefanie Cao
Medicare Sales Manager, CareOregon

Kristy Croom Tucker
Director of Member Experience & Acquisition, BayCare Health Plans

George Dippel
Vice President and Client Services, Deft Research

Ed Estey
Sales Manager, Senior Markets, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

Meridith Elliott Powell
Author, Business Growth Expert

Sarah Fernandes
Medicare Sales Manager, Health New England

Karen Fitzgerald
Marketing and Communications Director, Health Plan of San Mateo

Scott Hopkins
Executive Vice President, Anderson

Austin Ifedirah
Managing Partner, Engagent Health

Naomi Irvin
Manager, Divisional Compliance – Sales, Marketing & Communications, BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina

Brooke Ivey
EVP, Business Development, Bloom

Christina Jaromin
Sr Marketing Communications Specialist, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina

William Jay Justice
Director of Marketing/Sales, Vantage Health Plan

Jameson Keller
Vice President of Strategic Development, AgencyRM

Victor Merolla
Washington Producer Sales Manager, Providence Health Plan

Andrew Napierala
Sales Manager, Medicare & Individual Products, BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York

Hank Osowski
Managing Partner, Strategic Health Group

Steve Selinsky
Vice President of Buisness Development, HAP

Justin Stauffer
Vice President of Integrated Marketing, DMW

Derrick Taveras
Managing Partner, Engagent Health

Steve Arsenijevic
Direct Mail Strategist, RRD Healthcare Solutions

Mohammed Vaid
CEO and Chief Solution Architect, Simplify Healthcare

Matt Wallaert
Chief Behavioral Officer, Clover Health

Kristin Ward
Principal Strategic Advisor, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina

John Whittemore
Director of Sales, Government Business, BlueCross BlueShield of Louisiana

Nicole Williams
Director - Business Development, RRD Healthcare Solutions

Lou Yacovoni
Director, Medicare Sales, Geisinger Gold

MerryBeth Ward
Head of Marketing, Clover Health

Jeff Dougherty
Product Lead, Path Interactive

Spencer Pratt
Vice President of Product, Carrot Health

Margaret Mood
Sales Director, Senior Markets, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

Jesse Hendon
Medicare Sales Lead, Oscar Health

Tim Hinds
New Business Development Director, KERN Health

Boni Peluso
Associate Creative Director, KERN Health

Chris Hugo
Director, Marketing, HealthCare Partners

Jim Techtmann
Senior Vice President of Rewards & Incentive Solutions, Entertainment CMS

Ed Buckley
Chairman and CEO, Peerfit

Nate Purpura
Vice President of Communications, eHealth Insurance

Michael Parker
Chief Operating Officer, NationsBenefits

Kathleen Ellmore
Managing Director, Engagys

Tori Call
Vice President, Enterprise Accounts, Connecture

Chris Javor
Manager, Medicare Sales, HAP

Todd Rau
Director, Medicare Markets, IU Health

Shannon Drotning
Director of Medicare and Individual Sales, Providence

Christy Vierzba
Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Toppan Merrill

Sponsors & Partners

2020 Sponsors

• Bloom

• SourceLink
• Connecture
• Anderson.
• Engagent
• Simplify Healthcare
• Carrot Health
• Peerfit Move
• Deft Research

• Nations Benefits
• Incomm Healthcare
• Entertainment
• LifeStation
• Toppan
• eHealth

• Hallmark
• ConnectAmerica
• TruHearing
• Heeter
• GoHealth
• Wunderman Thompson
• DialogDirect
• Milliman
• Convey
• American Logistics
• American Specialty Health
• Transperfect
• FirstLine
• Messagepoint
• GuideUP
• Competiscan
• eVolveNXT
• Agent Cubed