Sage appoints Benton as COO
Sage Software Healthcare has appointed Lindy Benton to the position of chief operating officer (COO).

Benton spent the past 15 years in healthcare IT at Cerner in a variety of roles in sales, marketing, operations and client development. Most recently, she held the position of vice president, general manager of Cerner's national new business development group, Sage said.

Before joining Cerner, she worked for 11 years with Digital Equipment in similar capacities, according to the Tampa, Fla.-based company.