Sean Burnett, MBA, has joined HCA Gulf Coast Division as vice president of marketing. Burnett is responsible for setting and executing digital and traditional marketing strategy, building and managing the organizational infrastructure for divisional and hospital teams, growing service lines, and identifying and executing business development opportunities, ultimately delivering on HCA’s institutional value proposition.
Before joining HCA Gulf Coast Division, Burnett served as vice president of sales, marketing, and training at Covia Health, an innovative healthcare services firm based in Houston and focused on detecting and preventing late-stage breast cancer.
With nearly 20 years of experience in brand management and strategic planning, Burnett has launched comprehensive marketing programs, designed communication initiatives, and impacted global brands such as OSI Restaurant Partners, Inc. (Outback Steakhouse), Yum! Brands (KFC, Taco Bell, and Pizza Hut), IKEA, Igloo Products Corp., Rice University and SYSCO Foods, among others.
Burnett earned a bachelor’s degree in advertising from the University of Texas at Austin and a master’s degree in business administration (MBA) degree from Rice University.