CEO at PatientBond
Justin Dearborn was appointed as Chief Executive Officer in February of 2021. Dearborn has over 25 years of experience as an executive for healthcare, technology and software companies including a successful turnaround of Merge Healthcare where he grew the business from a $10 million enterprise value to a sale to IBM for $1 billion. Mr. Dearborn served as CEO and later CEO & Chairman of Tribune Publishing from 2016 to 2019, a publicly listed billion-dollar media company. Prior to Tribune Publishing, he served as chief executive officer and director of Merge Healthcare a publicly listed clinical software solution provider. During his tenure, he led the company through a period of transformation and sustainable growth. Merge was acquired by IBM for $1 billion and was integrated into IBM’s Watson Health division to deliver intuitive, cognitive computing solutions to healthcare providers. Before joining Merge Healthcare, Dearborn served as managing director at Merrick Ventures, LLC., and in various executive senior management positions for Click Commerce, Inc., a publicly traded software company. Dearborn earned a bachelor of science in accounting from Illinois State University and a law degree from DePaul University College of Law.
February 4, 2021 - present