Athletico Physical Therapy announces Skip Bourdo as its new Chief Operating Officer. Bourdo will lead the Field Operations across its 529 clinics, including the organization’s Operational Excellence team, according to a news release.

“Skip is a strong addition to the Athletico senior management team. Skip’s extensive experience and deep knowledge of retail operations in a healthcare environment will further drive our business forward and ensure our ability to grow rapidly and efficiently.”

— Ron Rodgers, CEO of Athletico Physical Therapy

Skip Buordo, COO, Athletico Physical Therapy

Bourdo joins Athletico from Walgreens, where he was responsible for all pharmacy and retail operations in the Western and Southern US, as well as the non-mainland regions, comprised of 4,700 retail stores and specialty pharmacy locations in 29 States, Puerto Rico, and the US Virgin Islands. In over 27 years at Walgreens, Bourdo served in varying roles and senior leadership positions in store operations and at the Walgreens support center. 

In 2018, Bourdo led the Walgreens Business Transformation team, accountable for business planning, the change office, and further development of the organization to optimize operations, the release explains.

“I am extremely excited to join the Athletico Physical Therapy team and honored to be associated with the best clinicians in the industry.

“I have been very impressed with the high-quality patient care Athletico brings to the communities we serve and look forward to building on the fantastic track record of excellence and growth that Athletico is known for.”    

— Skip Bourdo

[Source(s): Athletico Physical Therapy, PR Newswire]

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