CHARLOTTE, NC: Premier has named Jim Storey VP of investor relations, managing the company's communications with public shareholders and the general investment community.
Storey will report to CFO Craig McKasson at Premier, a national healthcare performance improvement alliance, which consists of approximately 2,900 US community hospitals and 100,000 alternate care sites.
Storey has more than 20 years of experience in executive investor relations and communications roles. Most recently, he was director of IR and corporate communications for Charlotte-based Horizon Lines. Prior to that, he was VP of IR for Atlanta-based BlueLinx Holdings. Earlier in his career, he covered the stock market as a reporter and editor for Dow Jones.