SANTA CLARA, Calif., Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH) (www.ehealth.com) announced the appointment of Andrea Brimmer as an independent director to eHealth's Board of Directors.
Ms. Brimmer has served in various positions at Ally Financial, becoming Enterprise Chief Marketing and Public Relations Officer in 2015. She led the creation of the Ally brand (formerly GMAC) and spearheaded innovative marketing and communications efforts that have won national notoriety and numerous industry awards, including a Cannes Gold Lion. In both 2014 and 2015 she was named one of Forbes' "Top 50 Most Influential CMOs" and was named "Financial Marketer of the Year" by FCS in 2017.
Before Ally, Ms. Brimmer served as Executive Vice President and Account Director for the Campbell-Ewald Advertising agency. Ms. Brimmer holds a BA in Advertising from Michigan State University.
"Andrea has a great reputation as an industry disruptor and sophisticated marketer, and it is a pleasure to welcome her to eHealth's Board of Directors," said the Honorable Ellen Tauscher, eHealth's Board Chair.
eHealth's CEO Scott Flanders added: "The challenges consumers face when approaching health insurance products today are strikingly similar to those in the financial sector. I'm glad to welcome Andrea to our Board and to know that eHealth will have the benefit of her well-earned expertise."
eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH) owns eHealth.com, a leading private online health insurance exchange where individuals, families and small businesses can compare health insurance products from brand-name insurers side by side and purchase and enroll in coverage online and over the phone. eHealth offers thousands of individual, family and small business health plans underwritten by many of the nation's leading health insurance companies. eHealth (through its subsidiaries) is licensed to sell health insurance in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. eHealth also offers educational resources, exceptional telephonic support, and powerful online and pharmacy-based tools to help Medicare beneficiaries navigate Medicare health insurance options, choose the right plan and enroll in select plans online or over the phone through Medicare.com (www.Medicare.com), eHealthMedicare.com (www.eHealthMedicare.com), GoMedigap (www.goMedigap.com) and PlanPrescriber.com (www.PlanPrescriber.com).
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