TigerText Names Two Healthcare Vets To Exec Team

Santa Monica-based TigerText has hired on two new healthcare veterans to its executive team, the company said this week. According to TigerText, it has named Kirk Kirman as President of Client Organization, heading up sales and customer support; and Kelli Castellano as Chief Marketing Officer, leading the company's marketing strategies. Kirkman was previously VP of Enterprise Solutions at athenalheath, and also has served at TamberHealth, Zix Corporation, and Amicore. Castellano was SVP of Marketing and Communications for NextGen Healthcare, and also served at Affiliated Computer Services and Companion Technologies. TigerText develops a text-messaging system which is used by healthcare providers to remain compliant with HIPAA, and which helps hospitals and health systems dodge issues with employees using unsecured text messaging for discussing patient data.