Based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Mr. Parker has 30 years of experience building disruptive, transformational businesses using the latest technologies for consumer focused innovations.
Currently serving as Chief Executive Officer of Sunrise, Florida-based MDLIVE, Mr. Parker guided the organization through multiple recapitalizations, built a talented executive team and contributed extensively to the product vision and go-to-market strategies that have MDLIVE leading multiple market segments presently. One of those segments, Virtual Connected Care is the only nationwide collaborative that offers quality-accredited hospital health care and medical group operations a partnership to digitally enhance care availability through mHealth, to reach under-served and remote patients. A native of Brooklyn, New York, he earned his business degree from New York University in 1984.
Prior to MDLIVE, Mr. Parker was CEO of Entertainment Resource, one of the largest value added and entertainment distribution companies serving all big box retailers. From 2001 through 2005 he guided the company through a period of compounded growth in revenue and EBITDA in excess of 100% and spearheaded multiple growth-based recapitalizations. Mr. Parker’s investors benefited from a 20 times cash on cash exit through the sales of the company in 2005.