Patrick J. Kane
Senior Vice President, Marketing, Communications and Business Development
Mr. Kane joined CCHC in June, 2011. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President, Marketing Communications from 2005 for the Wellmont Health System in Northeast Tennessee, where he introduced and managed all branding, marketing and communications efforts and initiatives. Prior to that, Mr. Kane served as Director of Marketing Communications for the Conemaugh Health System in Western Pennsylvania since 1997, where he had similar responsibilities.
Earlier in his career, he served as Vice President and Treasurer for Kane and Company Advertising, a full-service, family-owned advertising agency and political consulting firm.
Mr. Kane has a proven record of strategic and tactical leadership in marketing communications, advertising and media, advancing the mission, vision and values of healthcare organizations. Over the course of his career, he has established a reputation for a high level of responsiveness, professional service and accountability. Mr. Kane has earned five regional Emmy® nominations and he and his team have won multiple healthcare advertising and communications awards.
Mr. Kane earned his Master’s Degree in Business Administration from King College in Bristol, Tennessee, and his bachelor’s degree in communications and theater arts from Saint Joseph’s College in Rensselaer, Indiana.