Eagan, Minn., (March 9, 2015) — CaringBridge, the nonprofit organization created to help people remain connected to their family and friends when experiencing a health journey, hires Brigid Bonner as Vice President of Marketing & Customer Experience. As a member of the senior leadership team, Bonner will direct all aspects of marketing and customer experience for the CaringBridge organization.
Bonner brings many years of experience to CaringBridge as a senior e-commerce executive, ranging from Fortune 100 companies to start ups. She has driven innovation and growth in many technology savvy, consumer-based businesses including Schwans Home Service, UnitedHealth Group, Target, SimonDelivers.com and IBM. “I am thrilled to join this compassionate organization which makes such a meaningful impact on so many people,” said Bonner.
CaringBridge is excited to welcome Bonner to the team as her well-versed industry experience varies from technology to e-commerce and healthcare. “Brigid brings a compelling blend of marketing and technology experience to this position. She will strengthen our ability to have a bigger impact for the millions of people who need CaringBridge,” said Sona Mehring, founder and CEO of CaringBridge.
CaringBridge is a nonprofit organization created so people experiencing a health journey can remain connected to their family and friends. Its mission is to amplify the love, hope and compassion in the world, making each health journey easier. CaringBridge, started in 1997, provides free websites with customized security settings and is completely ad-free. More than 35 million people visited the site in 2014, and half a million people connect through CaringBridge every day. For more information, visit www.CaringBridge.org