DataPath, Little Rock, Ark., has named John Robbins Jr. president and CEO following the death of Robbins' father and predecessor in the role, John Robbins Sr.
The younger Robbins, 38, previously was DataPath's vice president and director of healthcare payment solutions for the employee benefits software company. Robbins Sr., 64, died Feb. 22 of complications related to Hodgkin's lymphoma, according to a company spokesman.
"John's death has profoundly saddened us all. He was a wonderful friend, and we will miss him greatly. We are comforted knowing his legacy and vision for the company will be carried on," Glen Hoffman, vice president and director of financial services for DataPath and a co-founder of the company, said in a news release.