2018 Business Excellence Winner: Michael Peterson of Androscoggin Valley Hospital

Michael Peterson, president of Androscoggin Valley Hospital in Berlin, is the 2018 Business Excellence winner in the healthcare category for a large organization



Published:

With 22 years of experience in all aspects of hospital and health systems administration, Mike has been an influential force at Androscoggin Valley Hospital.

Since joining the hospital in 2015, he has led a variety of reforms that transformed the organization’s financial deficit into a healthy profit margin, at a time when many hospitals in New Hampshire continue to lose money.

At Mike’s direction, an integrated team of senior employees and board members embarked on a fact-finding, idea-generating collaboration to help drive the direction of the organization.

When many businesses were expanding their contract employees to avoid paying benefits, Mike eliminated contract positions, helping in the recruitment of permanent employees — a positive impact on the surrounding community that actually reduced the hospital’s labor costs.

More Business Excellence Awards winners

2018 Business Excellence Winner: Nichole Raftopoulos of Nvest Financial Group

Nichole Raftopoulos, president and founder of Nvest Financial Group in Portsmouth, is the 2018 Business Excellence winner in the financial services category for a small organization

2018 Business Excellence Winner: Dave Harrold of BAE Systems

Dave Harrold, director of business development for survivability, targeting and sensing solutions at BAE Systems in Nashua, is the 2018 Business Excellence winner in the technology category for a large organization

2018 Business Excellence Winner: Dwight Davis of Senior Helpers

Dwight Davis, president and co-owner of Senior Helpers in Stratham, is the 2018 Business Excellence winner in the healthcare category for a small organization

2018 Business Excellence Winner: Todd Hanson of JSA Incorporated

Todd Hanson, principal architect at JSA Incorporated in Portsmouth, is the 2018 Business Excellence winner in the real estate and construction category for a small organization

2018 Business Excellence Winner: Larry Haynes of Grappone Automotive Group

Larry Haynes, president and CEO of the Grappone Automotive Group in Bow, is the 2018 Business Excellence winner in the consumer services category for a large organization

2018 Business Excellence Winner: David Worthen of Worthen Industries

David Worthen, president of Worthen Industries in Nashua, is the 2018 Business Excellence winner in the manufacturing category for a large organization

2018 Business Excellence Winner: Stephen Caroselli of Orion Entrance Control

Stephen Caroselli, founder and CEO of Orion Entrance Control in Laconia, is the 2018 Business Excellence winner in the manufacturing category for a small organization
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags