PeopleTalk: November/December 2014

has announced the promotion of Alison Yesilcimen to president of the company. Yesilci men joined Catalyst earlier in the year as a vice president.

Prior to joining Catalyst she served as CEO of Media Cooler Innovations, where she implemented a software as-a-service publishing platform. She also served as VP of sales at VeriCorder Technology, where she worked collaboratively with Apple’s worldwide distinguished-educators program.

Joining Innovation’s national sales team are Stephen Patton and Douglas Roberts. Patton will serve as Innovation’s director of sales for the institu tional market. Roberts will serve as west area sales director for the community pharmacy market.

Patton brings over 25 years of senior-level technology sales and business development experience to the company. Most recently he served as national sales director for LogiMedix. He also held executive sales management and business development positions with Criterion Marketing, AmerisourceBergen, and Baxter Healthcare. Roberts joins the company with almost a decade of technology and business development experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Innovation he served as strategic account manager for TransUnion’s information-based solutions and technology platforms designed for financial services