OVM Practices, Partnerships, and Industry Projects

Practice Acquisition & Management

Illinois and Indiana

OVM Objective

Work with veterinary practice owners to evaluate, acquire and transition their practice to new ownership. Develop a customized role for practice owners post sale. Develop and achieve practice goals by investing in staff, facilities, equipment and team culture.

Results

The care and effort Greg has invested in Lansing Animal Hospital has exceeded my expectations. My former business partner and I feel fortunate to have placed our practice in such great hands. The fact that I still enjoy practicing at Lansing seven years later says it all.

— Dr. Larry Booher, former practice owner, Lansing Animal Hospital

Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine

OVM Objective

Collaborate with Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine leaders to advance medical and instructional mission of the college in Northwest Indiana.

Results

Greg has demonstrated great value to the College of Veterinary Medicine — as a business person, thought partner, and lecturer. We look forward to furthering our relationship in the years to come.

— Willie M. Reed, DVM, PhD, Dean, Purdue College of Veterinary Medicine

University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine / Chicago Center for Veterinary Medicine

OVM Objective

Work with University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine leaders to evaluate strategic alternatives for the primary care practice at the Chicago Center for Veterinary Medicine.

Results

North Central Veterinary Emergency Center

OVM Objective

Provide focused leadership to an emergency hospital with 36 founding veterinarian partners and continually deliver new ideas and opportunities to advance practice objectives.

Results

Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI)

Greg O’Brien VPI meeting

OVM Objective

Develop partnership with national leading pet insurance company (VPI) to advance the development of financial products for veterinary practices

Results

Greg has been a welcomed partner in the pilot and launch of our preventative care plan offering, P&WS. His thoughtful feedback and data analysis have been very helpful to our sales, marketing, and operations efforts. We consider Greg an important part of our team!

— Dr. Carol McConnell — Chief Veterinary Officer at VPI