#27 Barry Ostrowsky Barnabas Health, CEO
He runs the largest hospital system in the state at Barnabas Health. “Wherever we go in health care, Barry and Barnabas will be a part of it. He’s definitely one of the leaders,” one insider said. And he’s a leader because of his willingness to take on all projects, including University Hospital in Newark, which spun off on its own following the merger of UMDNJ. “That was a big political move,” the insider said.
Last Year's Rank: 65