Pharmaceutical wholesaler H. D. Smith has appointed Tim Booth to executive vice president, Smith Medical Partners. Smith Medical Partners is a wholly owned subsidiary of H. D. Smith, providing specialty pharmaceutical distribution. It is part of the newly formed H. D. Smith Specialty Solutions group.
"Smith Medical Partners, as part of H. D. Smith Specialty Solutions, is committed to providing customers with a true end-to-end service value chain – enabling healthcare providers to deliver lifesaving medicines and supplies to patients with specialized needs," said Joe Conda, president, H. D. Smith Specialty Solutions, in a press release. "Tim's knowledge and senior-level industry relationships will help us continue the transformation of H. D. Smith from a strictly wholesale distribution company to a services- and solutions-based company that supports the independent community pharmacies, local institutions, and specialized care centers that make up the backbone of the U.S. health system." In his new role, Booth will oversee Smith Medical Partners' operations, sales and company management.
Having joined H. D. Smith in 2012, Booth most recently served as corporate vice president of H. D. Smith's Home Healthcare operations. Prior to joining H. D. Smith, Booth was president of RxPak, a division of The McKesson Corp., specializing in the financial and operational responsibilities of its pharmaceutical packaging division. His experience also includes serving as president/CEO of PrePak Holdings, a private equity-owned pharmaceutical packaging contract manufacturing and packaging company. There he was responsible for managing operations and financial results and developing a strategic direction for the company which included acquisitions.
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