Vapotherm Appoints Joe Army as New CEO
STEVENSVILLE, Md., June 26, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vapotherm announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Joe Army as President and CEO.
Most recently, Mr. Army served as CEO of Salient Surgical Technologies of Portsmouth, NH. He also served as the company's CFO from 1999-2006. Salient was acquired by Medtronic in August, 2011. Before Salient, Army was VP of Supply Chain Operations and Finance at Westaim Biomedical. He has a degree in history from the University of Rhode Island and an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School of Business.
"Joe brings a track record of building strong teams and leading rapid revenue growth of new medical technologies that improve patient outcomes and reduce costs. We are pleased to have him leading this next important stage of growth for Vapotherm", said Mike Ward, Partner at Questmark Partners and Vapotherm Board Member.
Vapotherm, Inc. is a privately held manufacturer of respiratory care devices for hospitals and home care use based in Stevensville, Maryland. The Company is dedicated to the development of innovative, noninvasive technologies for respiratory patients, especially for the treatment of chronic lung and acute breathing disorders. For more information, visit www.vtherm.com.
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