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McNeill Wester to Speak at the 6th Annual Healthcare Deal Making Summit

September 24, 2013 – Nashville, TN - Coker Capital’s McNeill Y. Wester will speak at the Sixth Annual Healthcare Deal Making Summit on September 24-26, to be held at the Music City Convention Center in Nashville. The Healthcare Deal Making Summit, now in its sixth year, is designed to empower healthcare dealmakers with the latest expert analysis in the field. Leading players representing healthcare providers, private equity investors, commercial lenders, investment bankers, and Washington insiders will meet to share their perspectives, gain market insight, and develop relationships. Renowned for offering attendees the opportunity to hear from the highest level of speakers, organizers of the Healthcare Deal Making Summit design the event to provide the forefront of the market intelligence and the best chance to network with healthcare dealmakers.

This year’s topics will include how changes to reimbursement models and healthcare reform are impacting M&A and deal making and how the movement to coordinated care will drive integration strategies and the effectiveness of business models. Other featured speakers for this year’s summit will include Thomas Congoran, CFO of Atrius Health, J. Brent McDonald, Vice President of Acquisitions & Development at Tenet Healthcare Corporation, H. Scott Sarran, MD, MM, Chief Medical Officer at Health Care Services Corporation, and Andrew Turitz, Managing Director of M&A at Aetna. Wester, a Managing Director at Atlanta- and Charlotte-based Coker Capital Advisors, spoke on the topic of “Strategic Options for Independent Providers in a Post-Reform Environment.”

About Coker Capital Advisors

Coker Capital Advisors is a healthcare-focused investment bank offering mergers and acquisitions, capital raising, and other strategic advisory services to privately and publicly owned middle market healthcare companies. The firm’s website is

Securities services provided by a registered broker-dealer. Coker Capital Securities, LLC, doing business as Coker Capital Advisors, was acquired by Fifth Third Securities, Inc. in February of 2018.