Sandy, Utah, June 5, 2017 (Newswire.com) – Today, Fusion Healthcare Staffing (“Fusion”) announced that it has secured strategic equity financing from Paul Sorensen and Gregory Sorensen to continue its rapid growth in the locum tenens staffing market. In connection with the equity financing, Fusion expanded their board of directors to include Gregory Sorensen, who has been appointed as the chairman of the board. Paul Sorensen has been serving on the board of directors since October 2016.
Paul Sorensen comes to Fusion with fifteen years of executive management experience in the staffing industry. He served as President of the Select Family of Staffing Companies/EmployBridge as it grew to a $3.2B, nation-wide staffing firm.
Gregory Sorensen is a neuroradiologist who has served as President and CEO of Siemens Healthcare North America; he previously carried out research at Massachusetts General Hospital and was a Professor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School.
Board member and Chief Operations Officer Rob Gleason said: “With Paul and Gregory joining Fusion as both investors and board members, Fusion has now assembled a truly world-class leadership team. They each bring outstanding qualifications from top-tier institutions including Harvard Business School, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Massachusetts General Hospital. We have now assembled an ideal blend of medicine, operations and technology talent on our Board. This will enable us to better serve our physicians and clients and to take Fusion to new heights.”
Gregory Sorensen said: “I’m honored to be joining the Fusion team as an investor and as chairman of the board. Improving the work experience for physicians will lead to better care across the country, and the Fusion blend of innovation with high-touch service is just the combination that can enable such progress.”