Short takes: VGM, Progressive Care

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

The VGM Group seeks speakers for its Heartland Conference, scheduled for June 13-16 in Waterloo, Iowa. Those interested should contact Lori Schilling at by Jan. 16. Registration is already open for the event, which is celebrating its 15th year…Miami-based Progressive Care, through its subsidiary Pharmco, has named Shital Mars CEO. Mars, who currently serves as COO, will succeed Alan Jay Weisberg. Weisberg will remain chief financial officer, as well as chairman of the board of directors. Pharmco is a South Florida health services organization and provider of prescription pharmaceuticals; it specializes in, among other things, the sale and rental of DME.