THE IMTJ MEDICAL TRAVEL AWARDS JUDGING PANEL
President of Stackpole and Associates
With over thirty five years of experience in healthcare, senior living and human services, Irving Stackpole is the President of Stackpole & Associates, Inc., a market research, marketing, customer service and sales training, and organizational development firm. Founded in 1991, Stackpole & Associates applies scientific marketing principles to develop practical solutions to clients’ challenges. Using the most rigorous psychological and behavioral science research, Stackpole & Associates develops methods and designs that produce unimpeachable data yielding reliable, actionable recommendations. Stackpole & Associates works collaboratively with clients to create innovative and practical solutions to the challenges facing organizations in rapidly changing markets including the burgeoning field of medical tourism.
Following his graduation from Stonehill College, Irving began his career as a respiratory therapist for New England Baptist and Massachusetts General Hospitals where he rapidly established himself as an early pioneer in field as a contributing author to a seminal text, The Principles and Practice of Respiratory Therapy. After working as National Vice President for Rehabilitation for the largest home health care company in the United States, Irving established Stackpole & Associates in 1991.
Stackpole & Associates has established itself in the field of medical travel working with governments, governmental agencies, professional associations, healthcare providers, and tourism organizations to define markets, conduct research, develop marketing programs and strategies, establish brand identity, and launch marketing efforts to attract international medical clients from the US, Canada, the UK, and other geographic areas.