SourceMark, LLC (“SourceMark”) a premier provider of innovative products, services and solutions to the healthcare and retail pharmacy industry, today announces the appointment of Richard Manson, Esq., and former vice president of Business Development and general counsel, as its president and chief executive officer.
“It is an honor to make this announcement today. The appointment of Richard Manson, by the Board of Directors, will provide further the development of SourceMark as a leader in the healthcare supply industry. Richard is an exceptionally gifted and focused leader. His knowledge and experience exemplify the mission of our company which is to leverage valuable global relationships founded upon customer commitment, trust and integrity,”states Lawrence Jackson, chairman of the board.
He previously served as the vice-president of business development and general counsel with the company, and was instrumental in its re-organization, growth, and expansion. “I am elated that SourceMark has entrusted the confidence and opportunity for me to provide leadership during this crucial time within the healthcare industry. Along with the company’s mission, and a skilled and resilient workforce, we are now poised, more than ever, to capitalize on growth opportunities,” Manson affirms.
Richard Manson is a senior partner of Manson, Johnson, Stewart & Associates, a full service law firm with a diverse practice encompassing board areas of the law. His distinguished legal career spans over 30 years, managing a private law practice that includes multi-business collaborations, extensive work nationally and internationally with media conglomerates representing high-profile clients, a successful published author, and university professor. His accomplishments in private practice, along with his broad experience in corporate law, civil rights, mergers and acquisitions, litigation management and complex, strategic business planning, makes him an enviable speaker and conference leader. Previously, he served as general counsel for several prominent institutions, banks, sports enterprises, marketing, entertainment and media holding companies. He has traveled extensively, and recently became a member of the Society of International Business Fellows, an organization focusing on international commerce and culture. Board affiliations include the Tennessee Minority Supplier Development Council, TMSDC Education Foundation, Citizens Bank & Trust, Healthcare Supplier Diversity Alliance, and the Black Entertainment and Sports Lawyers.
Manson earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Fisk University, and a Juris Doctorate from Vanderbilt University School of Law.