Censinet Leadership Team

Ed Gaudet
Chief Executive Officer

Ed has more than 25 years of software experience across various product, marketing and sales leadership roles. From 2010 – 2013, Ed was CMO at Imprivata where he drove the product, market strategy and brand transformation into healthcare; from 2013 -2017, he served as business unit GM and created Imprivata Cortext, a best-in-KLAS, cloud-based clinical communications platform.

Prior to Imprivata, Ed was the Senior Vice President of Corporate Development, Sales and Marketing for Liquid Machines (acquired by CheckPoint Software). An executive founder, Ed created and led the Liquid Machines’ widely-acclaimed go-to-market and product strategy. Ed has held senior executive-level roles in various start-up and public software companies including IONA Technologies, Rational Software and SQA, Inc.

Ed holds patents for mobile and quorum-based authentication, secure content sharing and managing data objects in a distributed context (20130145420; 20130291056; 20140123237; 7587749) and is an industry speaker on the topics of leadership, healthcare and regulatory compliance.

John Downey
Chief Revenue Officer

John has spent his career in healthcare sales and account management, working with providers and payers on technology-driven solutions to a variety of complex issues. Prior to joining Censinet, John was Senior Vice President of Sales and Account Management at Kyruus, where he led efforts to accelerate market acceptance and adoption of the company’s ProviderMatch suite of products at health systems across the country.

Before heading to Kyruus, John spent almost 15 years at McKesson Health Solutions, a division of McKesson Technology Solutions, in sales and account management leadership positions. Most recently, he led health system sales for the Decision Management group in North America as Area Vice President of Sales. Before that, he served as Director of Sales and Account Management for the division, responsible for both acquiring new business and driving success for existing customers.

Prior to McKesson, John led payer and provider sales for North America and Europe for the Oak Group and also spent five years working in the payer space. He holds a B.A. in Communications from Marist College and a M.A. in English from the State University of New York, The College of New Paltz.

Peter Pavlovich
Chief Technology Officer

Before joining Censinet, Peter was the Chief Software Architect at Embue Technologies and Principal Architect for EnerNOC Labs. Prior to EnerNOC, Peter was a Principal Cloud Engineer with Kronos. Peter thrives on learning new technologies and sharing his discoveries with others. He has authored and delivered numerous technical seminars on a variety of topics including React, VueJS, Angular, Ruby on Rails, Grails, Git, Meteor, Flex, GWT and AOP.

Steve McGee
VP Operations

Steve has more than 25 years’ experience in technical and operational security leadership roles in healthcare IT. From 2010 – 2016, Steve led the Information Security team at Curaspan (now naviHealth, a Cardinal Health Company) where he led the ISO 27002-compliant InfoSec program and created a culture of security. He has served in various operational IT and InfoSec roles at PHT Corporation (now ERT), Ingenix (now Optum) and Draper Laboratory.

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