Good Neighbor Pharmacy, a network of more than 3,700 independently owned and operated community pharmacies, announced the creation of a new position, with Mike Quick named as National Vice President, Good Neighbor Pharmacy Development.

Quick, who serves on the Western University of Health Sciences Board of Trustees, will be responsible for securing new business and retaining existing customers through the expansion of Good Neighbor Pharmacy throughout the U.S. and Canada by facilitating acquisitions, ownership transfers, expansions, and start-ups of independent pharmacies and small to medium size chains with the goals of preserving and growing business through expanding the Good Neighbor Pharmacy membership.

Quick is recognized as a leader in the pharmaceutical industry, particularly independent pharmacy. He was part of the team that created the Good Neighbor Pharmacy network for Bergen Brunswig, a legacy company of AmerisourceBergen. Quick has also established partnerships between Good Neighbor Pharmacy and several university pharmacy programs.

“Mike will help Good Neighbor Pharmacy carry on our mission of supporting entrepreneurial pharmacy ownership. His relationships with our current members and his work with pharmacy schools will foster an atmosphere conducive to independent pharmacy ownership,” said Mike Cantrell, President of Good Neighbor Pharmacy.

About Good Neighbor Pharmacy

Good Neighbor Pharmacy is a network of more than 3,700 independently owned and operated community pharmacies across the United States and Puerto Rico. As part of their patients’ health care team, Good Neighbor Pharmacists are committed to providing counsel and support, helping to improve their patients’ health and safely manage their medications. Good Neighbor Pharmacy is part of a program offered by AmerisourceBergen, one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical services companies serving the United States, Canada and selected global markets. For more information about Good Neighbor Pharmacy, visit: www.goodneighborpharmacy.com or www.facebook.com/goodneighborpharmacy.  

About Western University of Health Sciences

Western University of Health Sciences (www.westernu.edu), located in Pomona, Calif., is an independent nonprofit health professions university, conferring degrees in biomedical sciences, dental medicine, health sciences, nursing, optometry, osteopathic medicine, pharmacy, physical therapy, physician assistant studies, podiatric medicine and veterinary medicine.