Press release

Brett Drexelius Joins Medata as Executive Vice President

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the leading medical cost containment technology company in workers’
compensation and auto liability lines, has selected Brett J. Drexelius
as Executive Vice President of Growth. Accelerating top-line growth and
assisting in the development of Medata’s national sales processes and
methodologies are among his responsibilities. He will also oversee the
sales leaders of the company’s product lines, which include bill review,
utilization review, document management, and business intelligence and
fee negotiations.

“Brett brings deep expertise in healthcare cost management and workers’
compensation to the role,” said Medata President Tom Herndon. “His
understanding of the P&C space along with his energy and winning
attitude complement Medata’s abilities to meet our customers’ needs as
we continue to introduce innovative products to the marketplace.”

Drexelius has nearly 20 years of business development experience in the
workers’ compensation and healthcare industries. Most recently he served
as Chief Sales Officer of Optum’s Workers’ Compensation and Auto
No-Fault division, and he previously held similar roles with Helios,
PMSI, and Coventry Healthcare.

Drexelius earned a bachelor’s degree in Information Systems from
Canisius College, a Master of Business Administration degree from
Villanova University, and a Certified Healthcare Executive credential
from the American College of Healthcare Executives. In addition, he
serves on several boards including the Core Funders Board of the
Workers’ Compensation Research Institute, the board for the Center for
Creative Arts, a non-profit serving special-needs adults, and the board
for the Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment at Mount Sinai
in New York City.

“Medata is in an exciting and customer-centric environment and I’m
looking forward to working with the leadership team and the industry we
serve to help the company continue to develop innovative, value-based
product offerings and accelerate its solid growth trends,” Drexelius


A privately held company based in Irvine, California, Medata originated
medical bill review in 1975 and continues to provide the most
comprehensive cost containment and document management software and
solutions for the insurance industry. The company serves insurance
carriers, self-insured companies, third-party administrators, state
funds, and public entities in the workers’ compensation and auto
liability industries and can be reached at 800-854-7591 or via