2022 Headliners Luncheon: The Evolution of Hospital Care in Manatee County
Date and Time
Wednesday Jan 12, 2022
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM EST
10670 Boardwalk Loop
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202
$35 Manatee Chamber Members ($45 at the door)
$35 MYP Members ($45 at the door)
$49 Future Members and Guests
*Cancellations after January 7 will still be charged*
Rachel DesRosier, 941-748-4842 ext. 235
*This event has passed, please find our upcoming events at www.ManateeChamber.com/Events*
The CEOs from our three major hospitals will provide an update on how hospital care impacts your business, our community, and our economy. From battling the pandemic to bringing cutting-edge care to Manatee County, our local hospitals are integral to our quality of life. You'll hear about new medical technologies, how we attract world-class healthcare professionals, and what is on the horizon for our medical community.
This Headliner Luncheon event will feature Andy Guz of Lakewood Ranch Medical Center, Tom McDougal of Manatee Memorial Hospital, and Steve Nierman of Blake Medical Center.
About our Speakers
Andy Guz has been the CEO of the Lakewood Ranch Medical Center since 2016. Before joining Lakewood Ranch, he served as the CEO of Jennersville Regional Hospital in West Grove, Pennsylvania. Guz holds a master's degree in Health Administration from Cornell University.
Tom McDougal was hired as the new CEO for Manatee Memorial in August 2021. Before joining Manatee Memorial, he served as the CEO at Merit Health Biloxi in Biloxi, Mississippi. He holds a Doctor of Science degree in Healthcare Management and master's degrees in Healthcare Administration and Business Administration from the University of Alabama.
Steve Nierman joined the team at Blake Medical Center as CEO and President in September 2021. Before moving to Bradenton, Nierman was the President of Winter Haven Hospital and the Polk Market-Lead for BayCare Health System in Central Florida. He has a master's degree in Aeronautical Science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and a master's degree in Business Administration from Xavier University.