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MedjetAssist, a Premier Air Medical Transport Membership Program, Announces Vice President Advancements Displaying Company Growth

Feb 18, 2015

Birmingham, AL. – February 18, 2015 – MedjetAssist, a premier air medical transport membership program for savvy travelers, announced the promotion of Willis McKee to Vice President of Marketing and Communications and Phillip White to Vice President of Sales. McKee will be responsible for developing new, low-cost digital marketing member acquisition strategies, while White will be managing the company’s sales growth and account retention, as well as market development of new targeted verticals, segments and channels.

“Will and Phillip are assets to the team in many ways, and we are very pleased with their career advancements at Medjet,” said Roy Berger, President and CEO of MedjetAssist. “We look forward to their continued growth in the marketing and sales departments, respectively, and would like to congratulate them on a job well done.”

McKee joined MedjetAssist in December 2005, and was instrumental in growing Medjet’s in-house marketing team from the ground up. While in his previous position, McKee created The World Wide Will, a nationally recognized travel blog which aids in travel-centric, non-branded search optimization. McKee will continue to work as the marketing strategist, creative designer, writer, and editor for travel blog.

McKee holds an undergraduate degree from University of Southern Mississippi and a graduate degree in international business from Auburn University. His honors and awards include being the Moderator of Digital Media Travel Symposium in New York City, a member of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, a member of the Birmingham Top 40 under 40 and a member of the Birmingham Creative Class 2005.

White, who joined MedjetAssist in 2012, brings over 20 years of sales management experience to his new position. A graduate of Brigham Young University, White specializes in sales management, B2B and B2B2C sales, international business, strategic partnering, business development, account management and marketing management.

About MedjetAssist
MedjetAssist is the premier global air-medical transport membership program for travelers. If a member is hospitalized more than 150 miles from home—virtually anywhere in the world—MedjetAssist reviews his or her condition with the attending medical staff and arranges medical transportation to the hospital of their choice in their home country. MedjetAssist has its corporate headquarters in Birmingham, Ala., and is the exclusive provider of worldwide air ambulance and medical transfer services for AARP.  For more information please visit https://medjetassist.com/.

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