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New Advisory Board Provides Healthcare Business Strategy Insight To Diebold

Elite, five-member panel gives direction on Diebold’s healthcare solutions

20 September 2011
NORTH CANTON, Ohio – Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) has formed a new advisory board to help provide guidance and thought leadership for the company’s efforts in the healthcare industry.

The five-member board will counsel Diebold’s healthcare solutions management team on aligning its business strategies and tactics within the healthcare industry. Diebold’s healthcare advisory board consists of:
- Jeremy Bikman, entrepreneur, strategist and CEO, healthcare technology, PeerIntel
- Joseph D. Dionisio, CPA, professor of practice, healthcare policy and administration department, Penn State University

- George T. Hickman, FCHIME, FHIMSS, CPHIMS, executive vice president and chief information officer, Albany Medical Center

- Michael McMillian, CISM, president and CEO, CynergisTek

- Karen Ondo, FHIMSS, executive vice president, research quality, KLAS Enterprises, LLC
“Each member of Diebold’s advisory board is a proven leader and a distinguished member of the healthcare industry, and their guidance will be pivotal in shaping the direction of Diebold’s presence in the healthcare market,” said Dave Byrd, vice president and general manager, healthcare solutions, Diebold. “The collective industry knowledge of the board members will provide us with extraordinary benefits and insight.”

Advisory board members were selected based on their experience and expertise with Diebold’s healthcare portfolio, including self-service technologies, security systems and services, which are designed to optimize convenience, efficiency, security and compliance in healthcare facilities.  
About Diebold
Diebold, Incorporated is a global leader in providing integrated self-service delivery and security systems and services. Diebold employs more than 16,000 associates with representation in nearly 90 countries worldwide and is headquartered in the Canton, Ohio region, USA. Diebold is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol ‘DBD.’ For more information, visit the company’s website at



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