Following the WebMD acquisition of MGP Ltd., we are delighted to announce that Matthew Eisenstadt has been appointed as MGP's Managing Director.
Matt joined MGP in 2008 and has worked in a range of project management and business development roles. As Corporate Development Manager, Matt led MGP’s working relationship with NICE and the development of new company brands and revenue streams. More recently, as Sales and Marketing Director, he has led significant growth in company sales, formed a newly created marketing team, and played a key role in the company senior management team.
Matt, commenting on his appointment, said “MGP has grown from strength to strength in recent years thanks to the hard work of our committed team and the unique high-quality content that we produce. I look forward to continuing this growth as we join Medscape which will allow us to reach more healthcare professionals and support them to implement clinical guidance. In doing so we will continue with our mission to improve patients’ lives by promoting best practice in healthcare”.
Ivor and Rosie Eisenstadt, the founders of MGP, are to support the company over the next twelve months and will then be retiring. They commented, “we feel immense pride to have been promoting best practice in healthcare over the past 27 years and to have worked with the talented and committed team that is MGP. We wish them every success for the future as part of the Medscape family”.
MGP is a specialist healthcare publisher dedicated to Improving patients’ lives by promoting best practice in healthcare. Based in Chesham, Buckinghamshire, MGP specialises in delivering evidence-based multichannel content to healthcare professionals based around clinical guidance. MGP’s brands include: Guidelines, Guidelines in Practice, Guidelines for Nurses, Guidelines for Pharmacy, and Guidelines Live. MGP is the current Professional Publishers Association (PPA) Independent Publisher of the Year. For more information, please visit: www.mgp.co.uk.
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