Stewart Sweda serves as Chief Executive Officer for Careington and Careington affiliate companies, including Careington Benefit Solutions, DialCare and Munroe Sutton. Mr. Sweda has been with Careington for more than 30 years, serving as both Chief Revenue Officer and Chief Sales & Marketing Officer before transitioning to his current role as Chief Executive Officer.
As Chief Executive Officer, he works closely with the C-suite officers to lead, grow and develop all Careington initiatives – including significant expansion of its business model, proprietary dental networks, extensive product portfolio and custom administration solutions, as well as the continued evolution of each Careington affiliate company and brand. Regarded as an industry expert, Mr. Sweda has helped Careington establish its stellar reputation as an industry innovator by driving growth of the dynamic solutions that Careington offers to its valued clients and customers. His C-suite experience paired with his extensive expertise in the health and wellness benefits space give him the product knowledge, market awareness and visionary leadership that contribute daily to the success of the Careington family of companies.
Mr. Sweda is a long-time contributing member of the National Association of Dental Plans (NADP) and the Consumer Health Alliance (CHA), an organization that advocates for consumers' rights to choose affordable and practical, non-insured health care products and services. In addition to speaking nationally about the broader dental industry and discount health care space, Mr. Sweda serves on the board of directors for the non-profit organization Families of World War II Veterans.
Mr. Sweda obtained a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Missouri.