SDLC Partners announces two leadership hires as part of a growth initiative to expand company reach, new services, and innovation to the Pittsburgh region and beyond.

Ryan King joined the organization as the Vice President of Services and Marc Mann came onboard as Vice President of Sales & Marketing, also a new leadership position.

King will focus on accelerating SDLC Partners’ services and innovation strategy to drive new growth. He and his team, consisting of strategy, technical, and healthcare industry experts, will develop and execute a multi-year roadmap with a focus on Digital Transformation and Healthcare Solutions.

King has over 30 years’ experience driving strategic change through tactical execution and optimizing IT performance within start-up, turnaround, and established environments. He recently served as Chief Data Architect for CVS Health and spent over 11 years at United Health Group / Optum.

“Ryan brings such a wealth of experience, helping organizations transform digitally. He is an asset for our clients who want more services to drive greater efficiency, automation, and user-centered solutions,” says Chris Simchick, CEO and co-founder.

Mann joined the leadership team after guiding the organization through its own transformation and value exploration, repositioning the 14-year-old organization to better represent its achieved growth and innovation value in advanced technologies as well as healthcare achievements.

He has over 30 years’ experience generating sustainable and profitable growth through building brands and teams and provided international business leadership with complete P&L responsibility to turnaround companies.

“As a consultant, Marc has been instrumental in our recent value exploration and messaging initiative. His leadership and ability to align sales and marketing will continue our drive for new growth that has brought the region over 188 new jobs in 2018 alone.” says Scott Barnyak, chief sales and marketing officer and co-founder.