VRI hires John Ferrara as VP of Information Technology

VRI is pleased to announce the addition of John Ferrara to our team as VP of IT. John will be responsible for the infrastructure and application development teams.   

John is a Certified Lean Facilitator with extensive experience in synergizing companywide goals using innovative technical solutions.  His responsibilities at VRI will include analyzing and improving processes to enhance IT systems and dashboard reporting for all teams.

“We are thrilled to have John join our team at VRI. He is a motivated, results driven professional and a great addition to our organization,” states Chris Hendriksen, CEO of VRI. “His extensive technology experience and professional attitude fits perfectly into our corporate missions and is aligned with our core values and culture.” 

Most recently, John was Director of IT & Business Processes in the aerospace industry at one of the world’s largest independent maintenance, repair, and overhaul providers.  John holds his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Engineering with a minor in Forensic Science from Saint Louis University. 


 About VRI:  For more than 25 years, VRI has been helping our clients live safer, more confident and more independent lives.

The secret of our success? Our people. Every one of us is 100% committed to getting our clients what they need — we never stop acting as their advocate, partner and supporter. 

We provide emergency response, fall detection, activity monitoring, medication management, vitals monitoring and care traffic control for over 100,000 clients in all 50 states.

A single call is all our clients need to connect with our people — people who are genuinely eager to help in any situation, from emergencies to the everyday. 

For more information on VRI, visit our website www.vricares.com