Brian Carwile, Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Brian Carwile co-founded Orchid Medical in 2002. In 2003, Mr. Carwile became President of the company and continues to serve as the Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Carwile is recognized as an expert on innovative medical products and is a highly requested speaker. Mr. Carwile began his medical career in 1991 as an Emergency Medical Technician and served as an Athletic Trainer while attending the University of Florida. Mr. Carwile earned a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Sports Medicine and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Crummer School of Business at Rollins College.
Paul Taylor, Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Paul Taylor joined Orchid Medical in 2006 serving as the Executive Vice President overseeing the Marketing and Operational aspects of the company and continues to serve as the Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining Orchid Medical, Mr. Taylor was the founder of The Intel Group/Hyperion Risk, serving as the Executive Vice President until it was purchased in 2006. Originally from Northern Ireland, Mr. Taylor is a decorated Police Officer who has served within the ranks of the Royal Ulster Constabulary GC. Mr. Taylor Attended Belfast Technical College, Northern Ireland and immigrated to the United States in 1992.
Oliver Ostlander, Chief Information Officer (CIO)
Oliver Ostlander joined Orchid Medical in July 2011 serving as the Chief Information Officer. Prior to joining Orchid Medical, Mr. Ostlander served as the Vice President of EK Health Services and the Executive Director of Operations at Coventry Health Care where he helped support over $700 million in annual revenues. Mr. Ostlander has over 15 years of experience in Workers’ Compensation that includes extensive product intelligence development as well as business and operational system improvements. Mr. Ostlander attended the University of California at Santa Barbara and majored in Business Administration.
Amanda Gonzalez, Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Amanda Gonzalez joined Orchid Medical in April 2015 serving as the company’s first Chief Financial Officer. Prior to Joining Orchid Medical, Mrs. Gonzalez was the founding Partner of AM Business Solutions with twelve years of experience in accounting, taxation, and managing accounting and payroll services. Mrs. Gonzalez led the development of the technological processes employed by AM Business Solutions, and worked closely with clients in the implementation of outsourced accounting solutions. Prior to founding AM Business Solutions, Mrs. Gonzalez performed consulting projects with businesses in multiple industries focusing on operational efficiency, the development of internal control procedures to reduce employee theft, and improved cost controls. Mrs. Gonzalez holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting, Finance, & Hospitality Management from the University of Central Florida, and Master of Science in Taxation and MBA degrees from the University of Central Florida, and a Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship from Boston University.
David Anderson, ATP, Vice President, Operations
David Anderson joined Orchid Medical in 2007 serving as the Vice President of Operations. Mr. Anderson is responsible for overseeing the day to day functions of the Operations Department. Prior to joining Orchid Medical, Mr. Anderson held the position of Vice President of Operations and Special Investigations at Hyperion Risk and Global Options. Mr. Anderson has been involved in the Workers Compensation industry since 1996. Holding a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice from The Florida State University and an Assistive Technology Professional (ATP) certification through RESNA.
Jason Bliss, Vice President, Sales & Marketing
Jason Bliss joined the Orchid Medical team in 2008. Mr. Bliss is responsible for leading the account management team in delivering premier customer service, customer retention and increasing the penetration of Orchid Medical programs to the company’s client base. With a decade of sales and marketing experience within the Workers compensation industry, Mr. Bliss has held regional account managerial positions with Cypress care and Omega Insurance services. Mr. Bliss holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Sports Management from The Florida State University.
Jennifer Danielsen, MS, Executive Account Manager
Jennifer Danielsen joined Orchid Medical in 2013 as a Regional Account Manager, focusing on developing and growing business in southeastern region of the country. With proven success in establishing relationships and offering customer-focused solutions, Mrs. Danielsen joined the executive team in 2014. She is responsible for national sales and account management, as well as collaborating with the executive team to continuously improve customer outcomes. Mrs. Danielsen previously held an Account Manager position at Cypress Care and a National Account Executive role with Healthcare Solutions, resulting in a decade of account management, implementation, and sales experience within the workers’ compensation industry. Mrs. Danielsen earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Education from Auburn University and a Master of Science degree in Exercise Physiology from the University of South Alabama.