Cranbury, NJ - October 6, 2014 - AmeriHealth New Jersey today announced that Ryan Petrizzi has been named vice president of consumer markets and sales operations.

Petrizzi will be responsible for end-to-end oversight and accountability of consumer markets, membership growth and retention within the consumer markets including sales forecasting and the development and execution of the consumer market strategic plan. In addition, he will oversee Consumer Sales and Retention, Product Development, Product Implementation, Sales Support, Healthcare Reform and Strategies and Departmental Project oversight.

"Not only has Ryan played a valuable role in shaping AmeriHealth New Jersey's health care reform exchange strategy, but he has become actively engaged in all aspects of reform across the state," said Judith L. Roman, president and CEO of AmeriHealth New Jersey.

Previously, Petrizzi was director of sales operations and small markets for AmeriHealth New Jersey where oversaw the product management and sales operations teams as well as small group and individual market sales segments throughout the state.

About AmeriHealth New Jersey
AmeriHealth HMO, Inc. and AmeriHealth Insurance Company of New Jersey (collectively, AmeriHealth New Jersey) provide health insurance coverage to employers and individuals throughout New Jersey. The company has the largest provider network in New Jersey*, and provides access to hospitals and doctors across the nation. The company is also committed to offering value-added insurance solutions for customers through its innovative wellness and incentive programs and benefits designs.

The company’s managed care plan, AmeriHealth HMO, Inc. is accredited by National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).

AmeriHealth New Jersey and its affiliates are a growing group of insurance and health companies whose product portfolios include health insurance, workers’ compensation, property and casualty insurance, and management services. AmeriHealth New Jersey headquarters are located in Cranbury, NJ. For more information on AmeriHealth New Jersey, visit

* Based on analysis done through an independent source.

Media Contact

Jill Roman
Manager, Public Relations
AmeriHealth New Jersey
(609) 662-2454