Doug Field

CEO • Growth Executive • Thought Leader

Doug Field is a highly-seasoned business growth executive who has spent 35 years growing businesses and communities serving the healthcare, financial health, employee benefits & retirement plan, and HR industries. He offers in-depth market expertise, business growth experience, and connections with a focus around employee benefits, retirement plans, health care consumerism, health innovation, and financial health trends and initiatives.

He also has deep experience in business formation and leadership, with an entrepreneur and CEO background. He currently leads an advisory and business development firm, the SouthField Group. Prior to this, he built leading communities and event businesses serving the employee benefit & retirement field – Employee Benefit News and Employee Benefit Advisor ( – and a leading thought leadership and event community around healthcare consumerism: The Institute for HealthCare Consumerism.

Doug has more than 35 years of business building experience. In this span of time, he has acted as Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer and President of businesses in a diverse set of industries. He holds a B.A. from The Ohio State University and was an active leader of Pi Lambda Phi fraternity.

Mike McClellan

Business Development • Consultant • TeleMarketing Operations

Mike McClellan has over 30 years’ experience as a Business Owner, Marketing/Sales Executive, and Marketing Consultant with expertise in Inside Sales Management, Demand Generation Programs, and Marketing/Sales Operations.

He founded Plexus Marketing Group Inc. ( in 1987, an Atlanta-based marketing services firm specializing in B2B Demand Gen and Market Research. He has conducted a wide range of marketing and sales support projects in the HR/HCM, Healthcare/Wellness, and Employee Benefits industry segments – including projects for Doug Field’s previous company, The Institute for Healthcare Consumerism.

His focus with SouthField Group is Marketing & Sales Operations, and he is part of SouthField Group’s Business Development team for key SouthField Group initiatives (including healthPERX, Pratter, and others). In addition, he brings expertise in CRM and marketing/sales automation systems, as well as a knowledge of direct marketing and digital marketing techniques, to SouthField Group.

“In an era of low unemployment rates and unprecedented technological change, the need for innovation in the fields of HR/HCM, Healthcare/Wellness, and Employee Benefits are more essential than ever before. Doug Field has been a long-time visionary and entrepreneur in these B2B sectors, and SouthField Group’s focus on bringing innovative solutions to market in these sectors makes it an exciting place to contribute my Marketing & Sales Operations and Business Development expertise.” - Mike McClellan

SouthField Group and Plexus Marketing Group are collaborating on marketing services offerings specifically tailored to the HR/HCM, Healthcare/Wellness, and Employee Benefits markets … we’d be glad to tell you about them:

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Experts On Demand

Experienced healthcare, benefits, and design professionals - working for you!

Our personal network includes vetted professionals to help you with strategy and tactical solutions, design, telemarketing, telesales, inside sales, and lead generation. Each expert brings over a decade of experience in benefits and healthcare sales and marketing.


Provides creative services and art/editorial direction, product development, brand management, integrated marketing, and strategy for forward-thinking health, wellness and medical companies.

Kyle McNeir, M.A.M.S, Chief Creative Officer

Kyle brings 25+ years of corporate senior management & creative design experience for numerous markets, including but not limited to  healthcare, medicine, education, retail, e-commerce and consumer health, creating brands and intuitive award winning integrated marketing solutions. He, in concert with a stellar team of creative professionals, created the first digital, dissectible human body, developed and maintained the largest illustrated consumer health medical encyclopedia used in hospitals and insurance companies worldwide, and educate millions of people with helpful educational tools, websites, infographics, animations and illustrations. This work attracts, engages, informs, and connects millions of consumers, patients, and students worldwide to products and services everyday.

Whether you are a hospital system, building a web portal, physician, work in employee benefits or design wellness programs, or frankly, are in any business, Artifactorie will help you and your business succeed.

If you and your team need strategic and tactical consulting solutions, quality digital & print graphic design services, such as websites, microsites, newsletters, posters, postcards, illustrations and animation,  contact Artifactorie, they'll help you with your next project. If you'd like to connect, please email or call 678.472.2568.

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