Mark Lewandowski is the President and Managing Partner of PBA West dba Benveo and MedalistRx, two companies that focus on service to self-insured organizations nationwide. Mark also serves as Executive Vice President of PDCRx, a pharmacy benefits manager specializing in serving the unique needs of the hospice industry. As the co-founder of PDCRx, PBA West and MedalistRx, Mark has served on the board overseeing the strategic direction and finance.
In 1994, Mark started his career in healthcare claims processing as President of Provider Medical Pharmaceutical (PMP). PMP was nationally recognized as a leader in product development and service delivery. Growth exceeding 140% for four consecutive years led to PMP being acquired by NMHC, a Port Washington, New York company providing a full array of pharmacy benefits and Lewandowski became the Senior Vice President of Business Development.
Mark served as acquisition liaison to the board of directors of NMHC overseeing the M&A activities. He served as Interim President of Ascend, the specialty pharmacy division of NMHC, until a candidate could be found to permanently take the role. In the 2003 publication of Fortune Magazine’s The 100 Fastest Growing Companies, NMHC débuted with the 27th ranking. The September 6, 2004 issue of Fortune boasted of NMHC’s growth with a listing of 6th on The 100 Fastest Growing Company roster.
Mark took six years to focus on two areas of personal interest; M&A and education. He served as CEO and M&A Partner of the RSM McGladrey affiliate, Curzon, Cumbey and Kunkel, PLLC in Tulsa, OK and as a Professor of Management and Finance for his Alma Matter Graduate School of Business at ORU.
Mark’s education specialized in Innovation and Entrepreneurship with a strong focus on Mergers and Acquisition Strategy.
Obtained Bachelor of Science and Master of Business Administration degrees from Oral Roberts University in 1987.
Obtained Doctor of Philosophy in Management degree from Walden University in 1994.
Obtained CM&AA Certification (Certified Mergers & Acquisition Advisor) from Loyola University of Chicago in 2008.
Obtained Innovation and Entrepreneurship certificate from Stanford University in 2017.
Board Chairman, Community Higher Education Institution Community, Tulsa, OK.