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Owner and Founder of 5 STAR BDM, Grant McGaugh, recognized by Legacy Magazine as a thought leader and super-connector for healthcare professionals. His highlights include establishing a statewide organization for the National Association of Health Services Executives for Florida. He serves as the immediate past president and as Regent National Board member of NAHSE. He is also the Program Chair for HIMMS. He provides knowledge share programs for Health information technology professionals in South Florida—named by Miami Legacy Magazine as South Florida’s Top Black Healthcare Professional of 2019 and an African American Achiever by JM Family in 2020. Grant McGaugh has created a socially conscious digital presence that inspires the healthcare community. Grant was also recognized by Becker’s Healthcare review and Best Selling author and Brand Master Martin Lindstrom in 2021. With over 20,000 followers collectively, Grant has taught entrepreneurs, students, and multi-passionate go-getters from all walks of life how to dream big and back it up with daily action to create results. He offers his acclaimed personal branding program and business development strategy for small enterprise, featured both in NAHSE News, the Miami Herald, and the Sun-Sentinel:

5 STAR BDM Creates design for South Florida HIMMS Chenmed event starring CEO Christopher Chen and CIO Hernando Celada

In this session, we will examine ChenMed’s custom-developed CareSuite Electronic Health Record (EHR) as a case study on how aligning technology to business initiatives has allowed us to improve care for our patients.

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Grant CEO of 5 STAR BDM Presents “The Time To Brand You is NOW” for NAHSE Florida

“All of us need to understand the importance of branding. We are CEOs of our own companies: Me Inc. To be in business today, our most important job is to be head marketer for the brand called You.”


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Grant McGaugh, CEO of 5 STAR BDM picked as MC for South Florida HIMSS Integrate Seminar

Grant McGaugh chosen to be the Master of Ceremony for the 10th Anniversary HIMSS South Florida Chapter Integrate Seminar.

SFLHiMSS Integrate is the premier health information and technology event in South Florida, where professionals throughout the health ecosystem connect for education, innovation and collaboration. For 10 years, HiMSS members and healthcare professionals—from CIOs and senior executives to providers and payers to IT consultants and entrepreneurs—have come together to attend this most influential conference and trade show.

5 STAR BDM Creates flyer for ISACA adn SOUTH FLORIDA HIMMS Cybersecurity Event

5 STAR BDM CEO Grant McGaugh kicks off This joint event hosted by ISACA South Florida and HIMSS South Florida will discuss risk management strategy for healthcare organizations in 2021, including discussion about safeguarding PHI, defending against ransomware, and understanding emerging threats and security innovations. The event will include a panel of local South Florida Healthcare CISO.

5 STAR BDM chosen to promote Black Professionals Month

5 STAR BDM id chosen as promoter of Black Professionals Month supporting ICABA!

Despite gains in education and employment
opportunities since the civil rights era, black
professionals continue to be significantly
underrepresented in leadership advancement
and wealth generation. This needs to change
and Black Professionals Month is a strategic
initiative to ignite the change black
professionals need to see.

International Brand Master and Best Selling Author Martin Lindstrom features Grant McGaugh

In this episode, Martin Lindstrom discusses the nonsense taking place in the healthcare industry with Grant McGaugh, Owner of 5 STAR BDM | Business Development | Brand Strategist Digital Health Influencer and Lee Dawson, Marketing Leader.

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REWIND DEFINING YOUR BRAND WITH GRANT MCGAUGH hosted by The Life and Business Trailblazer Podcast

Welcome back to another episode! Grant McGaugh is the CEO of 5 STAR BDM and 20 years of IT Sales experience. Grant is a Super-Connector and Personal Brand Expert. He has mastered the art of telling his story and building his brand. In this episode, he breaks down the ingredients that comprise a brand.

Key Takeaways

1) Learn how to tell your story
2) Learn how to share your story
3) Learn how to build your story

Tune in Episode One on the Trailblazer Spotify Rewind and Episode Two on Instagram!
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5 STAR BDM Promotes Personal Brand and Career Coach Denise Kaigler

5 STAR BDM promotes Personal Brand and Career Coach Denise Kaigler Take Control OF YOUR NEXT

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Grant McGaugh helps distribute Food and Masks to unsheltered in Tallahassee.

NAHSE Florida Gives Food and Masks to unsheltered in Tallahassee.

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Miami Herald features Immediate Past President Grant McGaugh of NAHSE Florida

Miami Herald a “ Growth in Local NAHSE Highlights the Need for More C Suite Leadership

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Grant McGaugh awarded Top Black Healthcare Professionals 2019 by Legacy Magazine

Sun Sentinel “ Introducing South Florida’s Top Black Healthcare Professionals

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Grant McGaugh recognized by JM Family as a 2020 African American Achiever

Nominee for celebrating members of the South Florida Health community who made a difference in the lives of others. A meaningful difference driven by passion and a greater purpose.

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5 STAR BDM owner Grant McGaugh Recognized as a Thought leader and speaker in the community

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National Black Economic Conference

5 STAR BDM Owner Grant McGaugh speaks at 2020 National Black Economic Conference

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Black Health Equity Mastermind Group features Grant McGaugh

Black Health Equity Mastermind Group features Grant McGaugh

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NAHSE Member

NAHSE Member on the Move Grant McGaugh

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Joins Connections as Healthcare Executive 2020

Grant McGaugh joins multibillion dollar tech firm Connection Enterprise

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Program Chair Board of Directors 2020

South Florida HIMSS Names Grant McGaugh Program Chair for the Award Winning South Florida Chapter

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From our Offices in Miami Lakes, Florida, 5 STAR BDM provides business development and personal branding for small to mid-size companies. Grant McGaugh, managing director of 5 STAR BDM, has helped a number of professionals and organizations optimize and grow their revenues by providing business management and personal brand development, both locally and nationally to a broad spectrum of business clients and is a requested speaker on digital technology and brand development issues.

Super Connect Your Business! Call for a free, no obligation consultation to see how 5 STAR BDM business development expertise can enhance your opportunities by coaching and consulting your Leaders, Teams & Organizations on improving Business Efficiency and Effectiveness.