The ReachMD team comprises professionals who have expertise in the medical, business, education, production, and technology fields.
Arthur (Art) Marchesini Jr.
Senior Vice President, Sales and Business Development
Mr. Marchesini joins ReachMD with over 25 years of pharmaceutical industry experience. Mr. Marchesini spent the first 12 years of his career working with Stuart Pharmaceuticals and Merck & Company where he started out as a field sales representative with Stuart prior to working for Merck, where he served in many areas of the company including sales training, meeting planning, district sales management, marketing and as senior director of managed care sales. Mr. Marchesini has spent the past 12 years working with top healthcare service companies providing pharmaceutical marketing support and Continuing Education support to many pharmaceutical and bio-technology companies. Mr. Marchesini worked as General Manager and EVP of Sales with BLP Group Companies helping the company to become one of the fastest growing, most successful communications companies in the industry, prior to being purchased by Cardinal Health. Mr. Marchesini also served as Senior Vice President of Business Development for Advanced Health Media, helping the company to grow into the largest pharmaceutical marketing program logistics management organization in the industry prior to being purchase by a prominent investment company. Most recently, Mr. Marchesini spent two years as Managing Director, USA for Quintiles Medical Communications. Mr. Marchesini's extensive experience in the pharmaceutical industry brings a strategic expertise to our clients and proven track record of successfully working with large and small clients.
Matthew C. Birnholz, MD
Dr. Matthew Birnholz is Medical Director for ReachMD, having joined the company in early 2007. He is also a host for clinician's roundtable programs and co-host for Second Opinon Live on the channel. Matt received his Bachelor of Arts in Biochemistry and Music from Colby College in Waterville, ME, graduating Phi Beta Kappa and Summa Cum Laude. Prior to attending medical school, he served as a bilingual preschool-kindergarten teacher for an Hispanic school community in Chicago. Dr. Birnholz earned his medical degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and pursued clinical training in pediatrics at Children's Memorial Hospital in Chicago before joining the editorial leadership team at ReachMD.
Interfacing between medical professionals, media experts, and healthcare executives on a daily basis, Dr. Birnholz specializes in envisioning and coordinating dynamic, relevant and informative content for the medical community.
Ana Maria Rosario-Jordan
Senior Account Manager, Sales Operations
Ana Maria Rosario-Jordan joins ReachMD with over 15 years of executive management experience in sales, promotion, marketing, management and business development. Mrs. Rosario-Jordan has an impressive range of experience at Fortune 500 companies, such as Pfizer and Eli Lilly, within the marketing and field sales force departments. Additionally, Ms. Rosario-Jordan has been responsible for the development and management of numerous educational seminars for medical professionals with an emphasis on teaching presentation skills, Power Point workshops, and other practical business management skills. Mrs. Rosario-Jordan graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago with bachelor's in science degree in marketing and communications; and, a minor in entrepreneurial studies.
As the head of the production team for ReachMD and Production Manager of Winding River Productions, Mr. Miller specializes in implementing audio/visual for live medical meetings for nationally recognized companies such as Omnia Education, Prova Education, Connect Healthcare Communications, Haymarket Medical and CME, LLC Inc. His core expertise also includes producing content for websites and radio. Mr. Miller's background consists of over 20 years of eclectic sales and management experience, including business development and public speaking. A longtime member of the Actors Equity Association, he has appeared in theatrical productions regionally across the United States and has many industrial films, commercials, voice-overs and television appearances to his credit. Mr. Miller holds a BA in Theatre from DeSales University in PA.
Senior Interactive Manager
A graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign, Vernon Trespeces earned a bachelor of arts degree in rhetoric with a minor in marketing and advertising. Though his original ambition was to begin a writing a career, he determined that he needed more of a variety of experiences to give his great American novel substance. For the last 13 years, he has continuously evolved his career. He has worked in newspaper advertising for a local paper in Hawaii only to come back to Chicago to develop his graphic design skills as a marketing specialist for Case Corporation, a leading manufacturer of agricultural equipment. With the boom of the internet in the 1990s, Mr. Trespeces consulted for Microsoft as a client services design specialist and developed ecommerce functionality for various Chicago-based dot-com start up companies. Once the tech bubble burst, Mr. Trespeces re-located to a remote beach island in Brazil to enhance his entreprenurial skills as manager of Capitao Colango, a successful beachside restaurant. In 2003 he came back to Chicago and launched two healthfood-based cafe and vitamin stores, HealthKick Chicago and The Drinkwell, but continued to keep up with emerging internet technologies. He has been the interactive manager at ReachMD since 2009.