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Sharecare Receives Health IT Award

November 13, 2013 6:52am (EST)
Sharecare named "2013 Emerging Company of the Year" by the Metro Atlanta Chamber.
Sharecare named "2013 Emerging Company of the Year" by the Metro Atlanta Chamber.

The Metro Atlanta Chamber announced Sharecare as the "2013 Emerging Company of the Year" at the 4th Annual Health IT Leadership Summit.

Sharecare, founded by Dr. Mehmet Oz and Jeff Arnold, is an online health and wellness social engagement platform based out of Atlanta. More than 30 million people have used the interactive program.

"He's doing it again! First WebMD and now Sharecare, Jeff Arnold and his team see Atlanta as the best place to start and grow a health IT company, further solidifying Atlanta as the nation's health IT capital. Keep an eye on this company, it's a game changer," said David Hartnett co-founder of the Health IT Leadership Summit and Vice President, Bioscience & Health IT Industry Development, Metro Atlanta Chamber.

Georgia leads the nation in the health IT industry with more than 250 companies and over 30,000 jobs.

For more information on Sharecare, please click HERE.

All volunteers receive training, free parking and a catered meal provided by Carole Parks Catering.

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