LONE TREE, Colo., June 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Zynex (OTCQB: ZYXI), an innovative medical technology company specializing in the manufacture and sale of non-invasive medical devices for pain management, stroke rehabilitation, neurodiagnostic equipment, cardiac and blood volume monitoring, announces today the hire of David "Skip" Mogill as Vice President of Operations. Robert Cozart that had served in this position for over 9 years retired at the end of May this year.
Mr. Mogill has more than 30 year of experience in the medical device industry with proven leadership in production, supply chain and operational process efficiency roles. Prior to joining Zynex, Mr. Mogill served as Vice President of Operations with Surgical Technologies Sector SQE and Solta Medical/SST. Previously, Mr. Mogill served in various operations management positions with Glucon Inc., Dentsply International and various other medical device manufacturing companies including Covidien between 1986 and 2006. Mr. Mogill holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Metro State University of Denver.
Thomas Sandgaard, CEO, commented: "I am excited to have Skip Mogill on board leading our production, quality and supply chain operations. His operations and management experience in the medical device industry is a great asset as well as his experience with both large and smaller organizations. We have an exciting challenge ahead of us keeping up with the huge demand for our products after the departure of the biggest competitor in our market."
Zynex, founded in 1996, markets and sells its own design of electrotherapy medical devices used for pain management and rehabilitation; and the company's proprietary NeuroMove device designed to help recovery of stroke and spinal cord injury patients. Zynex is also developing a new blood volume monitor for use in hospitals and surgery centers. For additional information, please visit: Zynex.com.
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