Leadership Team

Our leadership team is committed to providing a best-in-class experience–from the solutions we bring to market–to the way we engage with and build relationships with our customers, partners and other associates.

Martin Breslin
Terence Martin Breslin
Chairman and CEO
Martin Breslin

Terence Martin Breslin

Chairman and CEO

Martin Breslin is responsible for charting QualMetrix's strategic direction to drive customer value for payer and provider organizations. Breslin joined QualMetrix as an investor, later assuming the roles of chairman and CEO. He has extensive experience with technology companies that serve healthcare as well as other industries.

Prior to QualMetrix, Breslin founded VSS Monitoring. VSS, which focused on the network packet broker market, quickly established itself as an industry leader and, in 2011, was recognized as the Silicon Valley's ninth-fastest-growing privately held company. Breslin later sold VSS to Danaher Corp. where he remained for two years serving as president of the VSS unit and as chief technology officer for Danaher's $1B in revenue communications division.

Since, Breslin has played both executive and advisory roles at a number of technology start-ups, including a Switzerland-based healthcare technology firm. His experience there led to an interest in the application of advanced analytics in healthcare.

Breslin holds a Master of Business Administration from Golden Gate University of San Francisco. He received a Bachelor's degree in Engineering from the University of Ulster in Northern Ireland as well as a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from National University of Ireland, Maynooth.

Larry Schimmel
Dr. Lawrence Schimmel
Founder and Chief Medical Officer
Larry Schimmel

Dr. Lawrence Schimmel

Founder and Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Lawrence Schimmel with his vast knowledge of the healthcare industry has been the visionary in the design and creation of QualMetrix's solutions. Schimmel plays an integral role in ensuring the solutions help healthcare organizations effectively manage their populations' health, prevention and wellness, as well as reduce costs and utilization.

Schimmel is equal parts medical professional, business executive, and healthcare visionary, seamlessly combining all three into the leadership he brings to QualMetrix, as a company founder and Chief Medical Officer.

Prior to QualMetrix, Schimmel was founding chairman of Professional Bank and maintained a boutique healthcare consultancy, Allied Health Advisors, LLC. He was also co-founder and CEO of Allied Health Group and Florida Specialty Networks, a national medical management business, which was later sold to Magellan Health Services in 1997.

In addition to his lengthy medical career as a general and vascular surgeon, he held a management role with the South Florida Surgical Group, and has consulted for physicians, hospitals, healthcare delivery systems, and Fortune 500 companies.

Schimmel received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the New Jersey College of Medicine and conducted his post graduate training at the University of Miami.

Richard Krol
Richard Krol
SVP, Business Development
Richard Krol

Richard Krol

SVP, Business Development

Richard Krol is responsible for developing strategic relationships and alliances with healthcare organizations that offer complementary products to the QualMetrix suite of solutions. Krol joined QualMetrix in 2014 as senior vice president of Business Development. He has more than 20 years of experience in healthcare, insurance and technology.

Prior to QualMetrix, Krol held leadership roles within several organizations including CIGNA and UnitedHealth Group as well as emerging Healthcare IT companies such as Post-n-Track. Most recently, Krol worked with MedCare/TriStar Investment Funds in Nashville on assignment to its portfolio companies including ICA (Informatics Corporation of America) and Artemis/digiChart.

Krol holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics and Marketing from the University of Connecticut.

Julie Sommer
Julie Sommer
VP, Marketing
Julie Sommer

Julie Sommer

VP, Marketing

Julie Sommer is responsible for leading marketing and brand strategy, driving growth through multiple channels and increasing awareness to create the desired brand experience, position QualMetrix as a leader, and generate C-level engagement.

Prior to QualMetrix, Sommer worked in a marketing leadership role with TriZetto, a Cognizant Company, and was responsible for launching new digital healthcare solutions to drive revenue opportunities and engage C-level decision-makers and industry influencers. Sommer also held marketing leadership roles within other healthcare organizations including MGMA and Thomson Healthcare.

Sommer holds a Master of Technology Management from the University of Denver. She received a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Western State Colorado University.