WeCounsel Announces Sam Johnson As New CEO

Thursday, November 2, 2017

WeCounsel, a provider of secure telehealth and practice management solutions for the mental and behavioral health sector, announced Thursday the addition of Sam Johnson as the company’s new chief executive officer. 

Mr. Johnson was the founder and CEO of Relatient, a provider of end-to-end, healthcare proactive messaging solutions. Prior to launching Relatient in 2012, Mr. Johnson had a string of successes with health technology companies including Greenway Health and AllScripts. 

“We are thrilled to have Sam join WeCounsel as our new CEO,” said Andy Zaback, managing member of Longmeadow Capital and WeCounsel investor. “His track record of building growth-oriented health technology companies, energizing teams and creating value makes him an ideal fit. We are excited to see him elevate WeCounsel to new levels.” 

Mr. Johnson is an experienced leader and growth catalyst. Relatient realized triple-digit year-over-year growth under his leadership and vision. With a focus on innovation, execution and scalable growth, he has used his sales leadership and teambuilding skills to improve performance across multiple health technology sectors, said officials. 


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