Casamba Promotes Billie Nutter to Chief Executive Officer, Names Ronnie Amrany Executive Chairman
Agoura Hills, CA – May 20, 2020 – Casamba, a leading provider of electronic medical record (EMR) solutions for contract therapy providers, skilled nursing facilities, home health and hospice agencies, and outpatient therapy, today announced Billie Nutter has been named chief executive officer effective immediately. She takes over for Ronnie Amrany, the company’s founder and previous CEO, who has been appointed the firm’s executive chairman.
As president and a member of Casamba’s executive leadership team since 2017, Nutter has played an integral role in the company’s business and development strategy. Prior to joining Casamba, Nutter served as chief executive officer in several healthcare sub verticals. Upon assuming the role of chief executive officer, Nutter will also join the company’s board of directors.
“It has been a tremendous honor to serve as the CEO of Casamba. As both a founder and CEO, I am incredibly proud of everything our team has accomplished together,” said Ronnie Amrany. “Since joining the team a little over two years ago, Billie’s leadership has allowed us to make meaningful progress toward our top company priorities, including developing enterprise-grade operating structures and systems. The Board and I are confident that Billie is the right person to lead the company into the future. She is a seasoned leader with significant experience working in the healthcare space and delivering value to customers and shareholders alike. We are lucky to have her as our next CEO.”
“I am honored to have been offered the opportunity to lead Casamba at such an important time,” Nutter said. “I look forward to continuing to work closely with our exceptional senior leadership team, along with Ronnie as our executive chairman, and our entire board of directors. Casamba has a great culture, amazing market capability and a winning growth strategy. We will build on our current success by remaining focused on delivering the very best products and service to our customers.
Nutter continued, “The pace of change in today’s healthcare technology market is exceptional. I am committed to ensuring that we not only stay at the forefront of this change, but that we continue to innovate and lead the market for the benefit of our customers and those they serve.”
“Billie is the right person to lead Casamba given her strong command of the business, its customers and proven ability to drive results,” said Tomer Yosef-Or, Partner of Abry Partners and Casamba board member. “We have made significant investments in the platform over the past few years to better serve customers and are experiencing positive momentum. I am so pleased and proud that Billie will lead Casamba in its next phase of growth, and I am excited to work with her to ensure we continue to provide the best service to customers and the therapists and nurses who use these products on a daily basis.”
Dr. Tom Cooper, Casamba board member said, “Billie has the leadership track record and breadth of business experience we believe is critical to lead Casamba for years to come. She has the ability to forge major client relationships, a strong focus on leading with innovation, commitment to our people and core values, and a focus on delivering value to shareholders.”
“We are delighted that we will continue to benefit from Ronnie’s experience in his active role as executive chair,” Dr. Cooper added. “He has been an exemplary leader as chief executive officer during his tenure, with a steadfast commitment to driving Casamba’s business and building an incredible platform. We are grateful for his leadership and stewardship. With Billie as chief executive officer and Ronnie as executive chair, Casamba has a powerful advantage in the marketplace.”