Consult A Doctor Names Jack Karabees President

Consult A Doctor, an innovator of telemedicine services and technology solutions for health plans, providers and large employers, today announced the appointment of Jack Karabees as the company’s president, effective July 1, 2012. In his new role as president, Karabees will be responsible for delivering against the company’s updated 2012 business plan, improving sales, expanding markets and adding a level of practical operational experience and an understanding of the financial markets to bring the company to the next level of profitable growth.

Telemedicine Innovator Announces New President; Will Lead Company Growth and Expansion

Miami, July 16, 2012— Consult A Doctor, an innovator of telemedicine services and technology solutions for health plans, providers and large employers, today announced the appointment of Jack Karabees as the company’s president, effective July 1, 2012. Over his four-year association with Consult A Doctor, Karabees has served in several roles, including corporate development, corporate finance and sales and marketing. Most recently, Karabees served as Consult A Doctor’s senior vice president. Karabees has spent the past 25 years successfully executing high-growth sales, marketing, operational, and financial plans for early-stage and mid-market healthcare and technology companies.

“As a result of healthcare reform and recent government initiatives related to healthcare technology, Consult A Doctor has seen unprecedented demand for our innovative, next generation telemedicine technology and services,” said Wolf Shlagman, founder and CEO, Consult A Doctor. “In response to this demand, it is imperative that we have proven leaders managing our business strategy and overseeing operations. As such, we welcome Jack’s experience and leadership to this new position. Jack’s results-oriented approach and ability to think strategically will play a pivotal role in extending our track record of innovation, while helping us substantially increase revenue.”

In his new role as president, Karabees will be responsible for delivering against the company’s updated 2012 business plan, improving sales, expanding markets and adding a level of practical operational experience and an understanding of the financial markets to bring the company to the next level of profitable growth.

Prior to joining Consult A Doctor, Karabees held the title of principal and managing director of corporate finance with CP Capital Securities, a Miami-based, healthcare-oriented investment banking firm. Karabees was recruited into the banking industry following several years at eLabor, a Los Angeles-based labor and project management technology company with substantial healthcare interests, where he led sales and marketing from early-stage through its bi-divisional acquisitions by Microsoft and ADP.

Karabees served honorably in the United States Air Force, is a contributor to and board member of the Enterprise Development Corporation of Florida, and is the co-founder of the Miami Innovation Fund, dedicated to funding seed-stage companies in Miami and Dade County, Florida.

About Consult A Doctor

Consult A Doctor is the leading innovator of cloud-based telemedicine services and technology platform solutions empowering organizations to lower healthcare costs, provide revolutionary access and improve outcomes. With years of experience delivering direct-to-employer and consumer telemedicine services that offer convenient 24/7 access to doctor consultations by phone, email and video, Consult a Doctor has saved employers millions of dollars in unnecessary healthcare costs.  Its telemedicine network of U.S. board certified physicians in all 50 states has made it possible to give on-demand care, anytime, anywhere with access to care in the lowest cost setting. Consult A Doctor is further transforming the economic equation of care by partnering with payers, providers, health systems and other organizations to deploy TeleCare 3.0, its telemedicine services delivery platform that grants its members and patients unmatched access to quality care, offers a new revenue source for providers, and lowers costs for health plans, employers and groups. For more information about Consult A Doctor, please visit www.consultadr.com, email telecare@consultadr.com or call 888-688-DOCT (3628).