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Rita E. Numerof, PhD, announced as 2024 St. Louis Titan 100 recipient
January 24, 2024
Titan CEO and headline sponsor Wipfli LLP are pleased to announce Rita E. Numerof, PhD, President & Co-founder of Numerof & Associates as a 2024 St. Louis Titan 100. The Titan 100 program recognizes the Top 100 CEOs & C-level executives in St. Louis. They are the area’s most accomplished business leaders in their industry using criteria that includes demonstrating exceptional leadership, vision, and passion. Collectively the 2024 St. Louis Titan 100 and their companies employ upwards of 129,000 individuals and generate over $31 billion in annual revenues. This year’s honorees will be published in a limited-edition Titan 100 book and profiled exclusively online. They will be honored at an awards ceremony on April 18th, 2024, and have the opportunity to interact and connect multiple times throughout the year with their fellow Titans.
“The Titan 100 are visionary leaders that inspire the St. Louis business community. These preeminent leaders have built a distinguished reputation that is unrivaled in their field. We are humbled to recognize the Titan 100 for their efforts to shape the future of the St. Louis business community,” says Jaime Zawmon, President of Titan CEO.
Dr. Numerof is an internationally recognized consultant and author with more than 25 years of experience in the field of strategy development and execution, business model design, and market analysis. Her firm works with pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers, payers and healthcare delivery organizations to address the challenges of growth and commercialization. Their focus includes such diverse issues as merger/acquisition integration, portfolio management, the identification of growth platforms that provide sustainable differentiation, and effective commercialization based on value propositions that matter to key constituencies.
She is widely published in business journals, and has authored six books, including Bringing Value to Healthcare: Practical Steps for Getting to a Market-Based Model (2016). She is also a regular contributor to Forbes, where she writes about the business of healthcare and the need to move to a market-based model.
“I’m pleased to have received this honor and look forward to meeting other members of the Titan 100 organization from the St. Louis region and across the country”, said Dr. Numerof.
Dr. Numerof will be honored at the Titan 100 awards celebration on April 18th, 2024 at The Armory. This 250,000 square foot multi-venue destination is the largest indoor entertainment venue in St. Louis. This unique cocktail-style awards event will gather 100 Titans of Industry and their guests for an evening unlike anything that exists in the St. Louis business community.
“On behalf of all the partners and associates at Wipfl, we congratulate all the Titan 100 winners. It’s an honor to recognize this special group of leaders in the St. Louis community. We appreciate the lasting impact each leader has made, and continues to make, in building organizations of significance both here in St. Louis and abroad. Your ingenuity and creativity have set you apart, and the honor of being seen as an industry Titan is most deserved,” says Adam Herman, partner at Wipfli.