Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Touizer brings over 18 years of venture capital and direct marketing experience to Cinergy Health. He has led two start-up companies within the travel industry and computer industry. Both ventures were built through very successful direct marketing strategies. His computer company grew to $17MM in sales in its first year of operation. Over the years, he has also been involved in funding several other companies through his networks of angel investors. His expertise in this area enables Cinergy Health to accelerate its leadership position in the dynamic health and life insurance industry. In his role as CEO, Mr. Touizer focuses on building an innovative health benefits company, serving niche markets and providing the highest levels of customer service and patient advocacy, differentiating Cinergy Health in the healthcare services marketplace. His vision helps guide the company’s direct marketing strategies.
Executive Vice President
As EVP, Mr. Trattner manages Cinergy Health & Life’s business strategies,
market and product development strategies, and corporate relationships to
ensure the greatest value for Cinergy customers while maximizing the organization's
operating performance to achieve profitable market growth. Mr. Trattner’s
insurance marketing and management experience spans 23 years. Immediately
prior to joining Cinergy Health & Life he served as Vice President of Marketing
for another leading national health company. Earlier in his career Mr. Trattner
spent nine years directing the market growth strategies for three national
HMOs. His contributions led those companies to the forefront of the managed
care industry. With that experience, Mr. Trattner founded Trattner Health
Partners, a healthcare marketing consultancy specializing in strategic marketing
and start-up healthcare companies and whose clients included managed care
companies, insurance entities, medical forensics and pharmaceutical wholesalers.
His specialty as a senior executive in trend-setting insurance and healthcare
companies is a tremendous asset to Cinergy.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Markowitz has 26 years of experience in both public and private accounting, beginning his career with a "Big 8" Public Accounting firm in both their Auditing and Tax departments. In addition, Mr. Markowitz has managed the South Florida Management Consulting practice of a National CPA Firm. He is an experienced CFO and CIO having overseen large Accounting and Information Technology Departments. He was involved in automating, streamlining, and managing processes with hundreds of thousands of transactions per month. He has background in the Strategic Planning of Systems and Processes as well as hands-on knowledge in corporate operations including Technology, Accounting and Human Resources. He is especially skilled at analyzing and mining data to determine results of projects and campaigns and direction for strategic planning. As Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Markowitz's primary objective is to ensure that the Technology and Accounting Systems are brought up to the level required to facilitate the anticipated growth of the company. Mr. Markowitz is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Florida. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Markowitz received his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Florida.
Chief Compliance Officer
Mr. Dimlich has practiced law since 1994, primarily in transactional and corporate areas. A member of the Ohio bar, Mr. Dimlich received his B.A. from Dartmouth College and his J.D. from the University of Cincinnati College of Law. With extensive experience in regulatory compliance, Mr. Dimlich assesses and addresses Cinergy Health’s compliance with numerous state and federal regulations. Mr. Dimlich also has abundant experience supervising the day-to-day operations of a corporate legal department. Most recently, Mr. Dimlich served as authorized Legal Counsel and Compliance Officer for a leading national discount medical plan. Other experience includes corporate law practice and litigation involving telecommunications, manufacturing and condominium law. The Florida Bar has authorized Mr. Dimlich to serve as in-house Legal Counsel for Cinergy Health.
Chief Operating Officer
As Chief Operating Officer, Jennifer Newman is uniquely qualified and brings a diversified talent to the company. In her position, Ms. Newman is committed to providing effective and efficient ways to meet members’ needs. She is responsible for overseeing all operations and ensuring that each department’s operating needs are met in order to achieve the company’s objectives. She also functions as the operational liaison between the Company and its business partners including provider networks and service vendors. Ms. Newman brings solid experience within various facets of the insurance and call-center industries. Her areas of expertise include business development, strategic planning, project management, customer relations and human resources with extensive experience in developing company policies and procedures. Ms. Newman’s skills and dedication are a positive contribution to the Company. Her drive and focus will play an instrumental role in the Company’s continued growth and will aid in ensuring members are provided with quality and excellence.
Chief Technology Officer
Mr. Garcia has twenty-five years of experience in the software development industry. He began his career as a Statistician utilizing software programming as a tool in his job, eventually focusing on programming as his main objective. His previous experience includes managing engineers and developers in many large projects and was also personally involved in the actual coding and automation of applications that included real-time processing and reporting. He was the lead member in the data analysis effort in several of his previous jobs. Mr. Garcia also has a strong background in Operations Research Mathematics and has published several papers on the subject. In his role as CTO, Mr. Garcia’s primary objective is to oversee the development of the programming platforms specified to facilitate the management of data as well as a clear overall view of the Systems Administration of the company to enable and ensure its continued growth. Mr. Garcia received his Master’s Degree in Mathematics at the University of Havana where he also performed as an adjunct professor.
Chief Marketing Officer
Ms. D’Innocenti brings over 17 years in-depth professional marketing experience in a wide range of channels including: direct response advertising (direct mail, telemarketing, direct response TV), brand development, internet advertising, web site development, sponsorships and sports marketing. Her work on both the client and agency sides of the business gives her a well-rounded perspective in a variety of industries including financial services, insurance and business services. Prior to her employment with Cinergy Health & Life, she was Vice President of Business Development for a global direct response advertising agency and Vice President of Marketing for one of the nation’s largest mortgage companies and Brandweek’s Top Ten Marketers of 2005.
Director of Sales
Mr. White brings over twenty years of sales and marketing experience to the company. His previous experiences include overseeing all training, sales and marketing for two large call centers. In his position Mr. White has proven to be a leader in call center management. His responsibilities include building and maintaining Cinergy Health’s national agency presence and high-performance sales teams, coordinating the Company’s distribution channels and promoting the Company’s health plans. Mr. White’s strong work ethics, human relations skills and goal oriented vision along with his innovative sales and marketing techniques have proven to be a tremendous asset to Cinergy Health.