About: Team

H. Stephen Lieber, President & CEO, HIMSS Worldwide


A seasoned healthcare management executive, Steve Lieber brings to the HIMSS WorldWide 30 years of experience in healthcare association management. Since 2000, he has served as President and CEO of HIMSS WorldWide and related organizations. He has established HIMSS as a global leader on issues such as electronic health records, interoperability, standards, IT adoption and certification. He has more than quadrupled the organization’s size in his tenure. 

John Whelan, Executive Vice President, HIMSS Media

John Whelan has over 20 years managing media businesses and positioning them for growth. Prior to joining HIMSS Media he held senior management and business development roles at Summit Business Media, Wicks Business Information, Source Media (formerly Thomson Media) and Oxford University Press in the UK.

Jane Bogue, Vice President, Sales & Business Development, HIMSS Media

Jane Bogue joined HIMSS Media in 2012 and has more than 20 years’ experience in media sales. Jane is responsible for driving revenue for the entire HIMSS Media suite of products. In addition, Jane manages the outside and inside sales teams and works with audience development and custom solutions teams to develop lead generation programs and content marketing strategies.

Peggy Diab, Director, Events, HIMSS Media

Peggy Diab joined HIMSS Media in 2012 and has more than ten years of experience in event strategy & management, logistics, GSA contract management, program development and strategic alliances. Peggy is responsible for supporting and executing the strategic direction as well as oversight and management of all HIMSS Media events to all audiences in North American and select international markets.

Dan Dinsmore, VP, Operations, HIMSS Media

Dan Dinsmore has been with HIMSS Media since February 2010. With 21 years of experience in media management, business development and operational oversight, Dan is responsible for the operational excellence and quality control of HIMSS Media's suite of digital and print products. 

Joe Haddock, VP, Digital Strategy (Consultant), HIMSS Media

Joe Haddock is an innovative and results-oriented digital expert with deep experience working within associations and media companies to transform their business. As a consultant to HIMSS, Joe works closely with internal stakeholders and key clients to identify opportunities and build digital solutions. Joe's success owes much to his belief that technology should support strategy, not drive it.

Betsy Kominsky, Vice President, Marketing Solutions, HIMSS Media

With over 20 years of experience in B2B media, Betsy is an innovative thinker who harnesses new technologies and content to drive audience engagement and conversion for key clients. She currently serves as the VP of Marketing Solutions - HIMSS Media's in-house agency built to ideate, manage and measure content marketing solutions across HIMSS Media audiences and brands.

Julie Boardman, Director, Marketing, HIMSS Media

With more than 20 years of B-to-B marketing experience, Julie prides herself in being a creative strategist, a strong communicator, a dedicated hard-worker and an overall fun person. At HIMSS Media, she leads a team of marketing experts who help bring brands to life. She holds a bachelor's degree in Psychology and Business from Ithaca College. She loves dogs, sailing and living in Maine.

Gus Venditto, VP, Content & Product Development, HIMSS Media

Gus Venditto has been developing content for more than 20 years. He was an executive editor at PC Magazine, editor-in-chief of Internet World magazine and authored six books on technology. At Dow Jones, he managed content for the Wall Street Digital Network, and at Internet.com, he grew the audience to more than 12 million monthly visitors. At HIMSS Media, Gus develops content on websites, newsletters, books, monthly publications and social media.