Ann Fahey-Widman, APR
Vice President, Corporate Communications
Medline Industries, Inc. announced today that David Greenberg has been appointed to the newly created position of executive vice president of strategy. Greenberg will be responsible for identifying and tracking competitive trends, defining and supporting strategic priorities and executing business development transactions that strengthen and broaden the Medline portfolio and support the needs of our customers.
"We are delighted to have an executive of David's caliber join Medline in this important role. He has a great track record for managing complexity and delivering results," said Andy Mills, president. "The formation of this important new role and the appointment of a leader with David's experience and capabilities symbolizes our commitment to excellence in developing and driving continued growth across our business portfolio."
Greenberg joins Medline from Aon Corporation, where he served as chief financial officer of Aon Global and had extensive responsibility for a variety of M&A, corporate finance activities and strategic initiatives. During his tenure at Aon, Greenberg held several operational management positions and had responsibility over various other corporate functions.
Greenberg received his law degree from ITT/Chicago Kent College of Law, graduating with honors. He graduated with a bachelors of arts degree in Economics from the University of Illinois/Champaign-Urbana.
As the nation's largest privately held manufacturer and distributor of health care and surgical products, Medline manufactures and distributes more than 350,000 products to hospitals, extended care facilities, surgery centers, physician offices, home care providers and agencies, and retailers. Recently named one of the nation’s "Best and Brightest Companies to Work for,” Medline is headquartered in Mundelein, Ill. and has more than 1,100 dedicated sales representatives nationwide to support its broad product line and cost management services.
Over the past five years, Medline has been the fastest-growing distributor of medical and surgical supplies in the U.S., serving as the primary distributor to over 450 major hospitals and healthcare systems. As a leading distributor, Medline offers a comprehensive array of consulting and management services encompassing the supply chain and logistics, utilization and standardization, business tools and enhanced reporting capabilities and on-staff clinicians.
Medline has a growing network of 50 manufacturing and distribution centers worldwide, as well as an expanding, dedicated transportation fleet with over 200 vehicles in a variety of sizes to fit customers' specific delivery needs. The fleet is equipped with the latest navigation devices for enhanced order tracking and communication.