Author: Hunter Brandenburg

ProspHire Awarded WOSB Certification by SBA

PITTSBURGH, PA – ProspHire, a national management consulting firm focused on healthcare advisory, project delivery and strategic resourcing, is proud to announce that it has been awarded the Women-owned Small Business (WOSB) certification by the Small Business Association (SBA). This certification helps small businesses owned, operated and controlled by women to compete for federal contracts. The federal government’s goal is to award at least 5% of all federal contracting dollars to women-owned small businesses each year.

“We are honored to officially be designated as a certified Women-owned Small Business,” says Lauren Miladinovich, ProspHire’s Managing Principal and CEO. “This is an opportunity to connect with and serve companies who share our commitment to diversity and inclusion. Companies that have the need or desire to diversify their partnerships can now utilize ProspHire to fulfill those requirements.”

About ProspHire
ProspHire is a national management consulting firm focused on healthcare advisory, project delivery and strategic sourcing. Founded on the core value of relationships, with the goal to “prosper together”, ProspHire partners with clients to identify and solve their most significant people, process and technology challenges. The women-owned and rapidly growing Pittsburgh-based firm has nearly a 100 dedicated practitioners and consultants who deliver on projects and services across the U.S.

ProspHire Ranks on Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work List Two Years in a Row

PITTSBURGH, PA – ProspHire, a national management consulting firm focused on healthcare advisory, project delivery and strategic resourcing, announced today that for the 2nd year in a row, the Firm has ranked in the top ten on the Modern Healthcare Best Places to Work List under the category of healthcare supplier. In 2021 ranking 8th and 2020 ranking 5th, respectively. The award recognizes high performing and successful teams, regard for employee’s well-being, acknowledgement of contributions and respect to the experience and dedication in helping maintain a level of harmony during the pandemic. This program singles out and recognizes outstanding employers in the healthcare industry on a national level.

“Thank you to Modern Healthcare for recognizing our emphasis on the compassion and respect that is essential to an engaged and productive workforce. During an incredibly trying time for the industry, and the world, it’s inspiring and humbling to see the dedication of our employees to strive for growth,” said Lauren Miladinovich, ProspHire’s Managing Principal and CEO.

Christopher Miladinovich, ProspHire’s Principal and COO, said, “Being a great place to work means having great people and compassionate leadership. We’re nearing 100 employees, with offices in Pittsburgh and Philadelphia and celebrating rapid growth since our founding in 2015. This is a direct result of the relentless dedication of our people who have helped scale this organization so responsibly.”

The executive leadership at ProspHire believes that to be successful you must start internally with employees who then lead you to great clients. “We leverage mentoring and training programs to build an environment that focuses on the right thing to do for our clients, the Firm and the individuals involved.” says Dan Crogan, Principal and SVP of Consulting at ProspHire. “In turn, it empowers our employees to think creatively, make decisions and build trusting relationships with our clients.”

2021 has been another award-winning year for ProspHire. The Firm ranked in the top ten on the Pittsburgh Business Times Fast 50 List of the fastest growing private companies in the Pittsburgh Region. The award recognizes the Firm for its 95.68% revenue growth between 2018 and 2020. ProspHire was also named an unprecedented 2 years in a row to 2021 Inc. Magazine’s annual list of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies – the Inc. 5000.

About ProspHire
ProspHire is a national management consulting firm focused on healthcare advisory, project delivery and strategic sourcing. Founded on the core value of relationships, with the goal to “prosper together”, ProspHire partners with clients to identify and solve their most significant people, process and technology challenges. The women-owned and rapidly growing Pittsburgh-based firm has nearly a 100 dedicated practitioners and consultants who deliver on projects and services across the U.S.

ProspHire Ranks in the Top 10 for Pittsburgh’s Fastest Growing Companies

PITTSBURGH, PA – ProspHire, a national management consulting firm focused on healthcare advisory, project delivery and strategic resourcing, announced today that it has ranked 9th on the Pittsburgh Business Times Fast 50 List of the fastest growing private companies in the Pittsburgh Region. The award recognizes the Firm for its 95.68% revenue growth between 2018 and 2020. ProspHire also ranked 5th on the list of fastest growing private companies in the Pittsburgh region with revenues of $10 million to $25 million.

“We are honored to be recognized for the third year in a row by Pittsburgh Business Times for our exponential growth. The pandemic is unlike any other challenge we have faced. To have grown in this environment over the past year is a true testament to our Firm’s ability to pivot and adapt,” said Lauren Miladinovich, ProspHire’s Managing Principal and CEO.

Christopher Miladinovich, ProspHire’s Principal and COO, said, “Our mission has been to help solve some of the biggest challenges in healthcare. Today, we’re nearing 100 employees, with offices in Pittsburgh and Philadelphia, and celebrating rapid growth since our founding in 2015. This is a direct result of the relentless dedication of our people who have helped scale this organization so responsibly.”

ProspHire was also just named to 2021 Inc. Magazine’s annual list of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies – the Inc. 5000. This list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment – its independent, small businesses.  

About ProspHire
ProspHire is a national management consulting firm focused on healthcare advisory, project delivery and strategic sourcing. Founded on the core value of relationships, with the goal to “prosper together”, ProspHire partners with clients to identify and solve their most significant people, process and technology challenges. The women-owned and rapidly growing Pittsburgh-based firm has nearly a 100 dedicated practitioners and consultants who deliver on projects and services across the U.S.

ProspHire Earns Spot on the 2021 Inc. 5000 List

PITTSBURGH, PA – ProspHire, a national management consulting firm focused on health care advisory, project delivery and strategic resourcing, announced today that it is 2390 on Inc. Magazine’s annual list of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies – the Inc. 5000. This list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment – its independent, small businesses.

“Building one of the fastest-growing companies in America in any year is a remarkable achievement and building one during a pandemic is amazing. We were able to achieve this great accomplishment because our people adapted to change and focused on industry-specific business issues and an unparalleled commitment to meeting our clients’ needs,” said Lauren Miladinovich, Managing Principal and CEO.

Not only have the companies on the 2021 Inc. 5000 been incredibly competitive within their markets, but this year’s list also proves especially resilient and flexible given 2020’s unprecedented challenges. Among the 5,000, the average median three-year growth rate soared to 543 percent, and median revenue reached $11.1 million.

Chris Miladinovich, ProspHire’s Principal and COO, said, “This is the 2nd year in a row that   ProspHire has been named by Inc. as one of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies and we are excited to again be recognized for our exponential growth. For more than 6 years, ProspHire has grown by more than 20% year over year and is on the trajectory to exceed its annual revenue goal in 2021. We continue to look forward to a prosperous future.”

Complete results of the Inc, 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000.

About ProspHire
ProspHire is a national management consulting firm focused on health care advisory, project delivery and strategic sourcing. Founded on the core value of relationships, with the goal to “prosper together”, ProspHire partners with clients to identify and solve their most significant people, process and technology challenges. The women-owned and rapidly growing Pittsburgh-based firm has nearly a 100 dedicated practitioners and consultants who deliver on projects and services across the U.S.

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ProspHire Names its First Principal and Admits Dan Crogan to the Partnership of the Firm

Dan is the first Principal admitted to the partnership of the fast-growing national Firm.

PITTSBURGH, PA., Feb 2, 2021 – Founding Principals Lauren and Chris Miladinovich today announced that ProspHire has named Dan Crogan Principal. He was previously Managing Director and remains a member of the Firm’s Executive Leadership Team. ProspHire is a woman-owned and rapidly expanding Pittsburgh and Philadelphia-based healthcare management consulting firm focused on healthcare advisory, project delivery and strategic resourcing.  

“Dan joined ProspHire four years ago when our employee count was in the single digits. He has since helped us grow the Firm to 60+ practitioners and $10m+ in revenue. We are now a national Firm serving clients in many states, and Dan’s leadership has been a big part of our growth. Dan’s dedication to ProspHire and its people is exceptional, and we are thrilled to welcome him as our first Principal,” said Lauren Miladinovich, ProspHire’s Managing Principal and CEO.

“This is a big moment for the Firm and for Dan. Our founding vision was always to have partners that would champion the Firm’s values and mission and seek to further refine the vision of the Firm. Dan’s commitment to these principles over his tenure have added tremendous value to our clients, our Firm and, most importantly, to our people. That is what we are looking for in a partner, and we are looking forward to the many great things Dan and our future partners will do at the Firm,” said Christopher Miladinovich, ProspHire’s Principal and SVP of Consulting.

Dan Crogan said, “This accomplishment is a result of the collective success of our incredible clients, our talented ProspHire team and the value we have created together over the years. Being admitted to the partnership at ProspHire is an honor, and huge milestone for the Firm, and for me and my family. I look forward to evolving ProspHire’s Consulting Practice and the many more paths to partnerships that our continued growth will create for others.”  

Dan is a career management consultant with extensive experience driving change and leading business transformation for clients. At ProspHire, Dan is responsible for Firm strategy and operations, business development, and account management and quality.

Deborah Holzmark Joins ProspHire as Chief Clinical Officer

Executive female leadership at the woman-owned, national Firm is now 50%.

Deborah has 20+ years’ experience executing clinical programs that improve health outcomes, increase profit, enhance operational efficiency and improve patient experience.  

PITTSBURGH, PA., Dec. 8, 2020 – ProspHire, the Pittsburgh and Philadelphia-based, national healthcare firm today announced the appointment of Deborah Holzmark as Chief Clinical Officer. In this role, Deborah will stand-up a clinical service offering for ProspHire and help position the Firm to better support their clients with value-based purchasing arrangements, care coordination strategies and pharmacy/PBM support.

ProspHire also has a number of registered nurses and pharmacists on staff who are currently working with their payer clients on cost-to-value initiatives and other projects. The Firm believes that the integration of clinical, pharmacy, behavioral and social determinant data will best inform their clients’ comprehensive care coordination strategies and lead to the effective management of care outcomes.

“We are thrilled to welcome Deborah to ProspHire,” said Lauren Miladinovich, ProspHire’s Managing Principal and CEO. “We are committed to achieving and maintaining gender diversity at all levels as we grow. With the addition of Deborah, our Firm’s executive leadership is now 50% women.”

Christopher Miladinovich, ProspHire’s Principal and SVP of Consulting, said, “ProspHire is fully committed to providing a comprehensive suite of service offerings to our healthcare clients. Deborah has deep clinical experience working with health plans, providers and integrated financial delivery organizations. Her results precede her, and Deborah’s leadership of our clinical practice will be extraordinary.”  

Deborah joins ProspHire from the global consulting firm Dixon Hughes Goodman (DHG) LLP, where she spent two decades, the latter ten as their Chief Clinical Officer. At DHG, Deborah stood-up and ran their Physician Practice Consulting Group and was responsible for working with clients to execute clinical programs that improve health outcomes, increase profit, enhance operational efficiency and improve patient experience. A registered nurse with experience in the ICU, ER and PACU, Deborah brings a clinical perspective to operational engagements. She is adept at helping clients identify the necessary steps for successful population health management while maintaining a focus on revenue performance and transformation.

ProspHire Ranked #5 on Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work List

The woman-owned, national Firm topped the list of 75 healthcare industry suppliers and took home top honors for its incredible culture

PITTSBURGH, PA., Oct. 8, 2020 – ProspHire ranked #5 on Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare list (subscription required). The Pittsburgh-based management consulting firm took top honors in the Vendors/Suppliers category and was one of 150 companies recognized (among thousands of applicants spanning vendors, suppliers, insurers and providers) for creating an outstanding workplace through its incredible culture, strong employee engagement, exceptional benefits and proven adaptability.

“We have been recognized nationally and regionally as a best workplace, and we are honored to be named a top workplace by Modern Healthcare, one of the most prestigious publications in healthcare,” said Lauren Miladinovich, ProspHire’s Managing Principal and CEO. “Nothing means more to us than our people and this distinction confirms that we have created the kind of Firm people want to work for and with…even during a global pandemic!”

Christopher Miladinovich, ProspHire’s Principal and SVP of Consulting, said, “This year has been unprecedented, but we tackled it by staying true to who we are and investing in our people. We made bold investments in our employee engagement efforts and our Firm’s infrastructure during these uncertain times. We have continued to grow in employee satisfaction, headcount and revenue with no plans to slow down.”

ProspHire is no stranger to workplace accolades. ProspHire ranked #790 (in the top 16%) on the 2020 Inc. 5000 list of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S. The Pittsburgh Business Times ranked ProspHire #1 on their 2020 Fast 50 list of fastest growing private companies in Western Pennsylvania under $10m. In 2019, ProspHire ranked #4 on the same list, and #1 mid-size company on the publication’s Best Workplaces list.

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