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As A P Ventures Director of Growth, Health IT, Ric Bush focuses on leading business development efforts, which includes bringing timely solutions to solve client problems.
Ric brings over 25 years business development experience across multiple industries and a variety of roles, including 13 years in the healthcare industry as a Business Development Leader. Ric has a background in international contract management, product development, program management, sales and marketing, and account management. He has served as the Product Manager for a $200M aerospace technology portfolio and as Program Manager for multiple multi-million-dollar aerospace development projects worldwide. He has also served as the operations lead for a 40-person mailroom operation and managed multiple healthcare system testing teams consisting of business analysts, statisticians, and medical directors. Ric has a record of success throughout his career, including broad experience managing proposals and follow-on programs for various opportunities across Federal government, State government, and private industry. His successes include leading multiple awards across key programs for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Systems (CMS) as both a prime contractor and a partnered subcontractor. Ric’s diverse background and business development expertise, along with his knowledge of the healthcare industry, ensures the development of on-target strategies and winning proposals. Ric has a Bachelor of Science in Airway Science and a Master of Business Administration from Ohio University, as well as a Masters Certificate in Project Management from The George Washington University.