Eagan, Minn. (Dec. 2, 2009) —
CaringBridge, a Minnesota-based nonprofit providing websites that connect loved ones during serious health events, care and recovery, has accepted the generous offer of strategic advisory services from Philip Hotchkiss. An Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award winner, Hotchkiss actively advises leaders on innovation and strategy with a particular focus on helping them identify opportunities that leverage their organizations' place in the digital world.
A highly sought after talent, Hotchkiss has generously offered his expertise because of his strong passion for the mission of CaringBridge - to help families facing a serious health event communicate quickly, privately and efficiently online.
Hotchkiss, "I've known several friends and families who have turned to CaringBridge during times of medical crisis and recovery, and among all of the online offerings I've experienced, none have delivered more emotional impact and pragmatic value than CaringBridge."
Previously, Hotchkiss founded BigCharts® and served as its chairman from inception through the company's sale to CBS MarketWatch. He also serves on the board of directors for Rimage Corporation.
"We're excited to have such a valuable asset advising our CaringBridge team," said Sona Mehring, founder and executive director of CaringBridge. "We look forward to collaborating with Phil and working together to ensure CaringBridge continues to be a world leader in connecting families during serious health events."
CaringBridge is a nonprofit offering many ways for people to care for each other during any type of health event. Its mission is to amplify the love, hope and compassion in the world, making each health journey easier. For more information, visit www.CaringBridge.org.