LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga., July 6, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Stradis Healthcare today announced that Joe Trznadel has been hired as Chief Operating Officer of its Medikmark small kit division based in Waukegan, IL.
"We welcome Joe to the Medikmark management team. His experience elevating operational performance will enable Joe to lead the Medikmark team through our next stage of growth," stated Jeff Jacobs, CEO of Stradis Healthcare, Medikmark's parent company. "Our customers continue to increase the complexity of our kits and services we are asked to build and fulfill to end-markets around the industry. This requires ever increasing process sophistication in the supply chain and manufacturing. Joe's diverse experience is a perfect fit to keeping Medikmark's operational organization ahead of our customer's ever increasing performance expectations."
Effective immediately, Trznadel will assume responsibility for all operations in the Waukegan facility. "There are times in your career when you just know you are making the right decision to join a great company with an increasingly bright future, said Trznadel. I consider this to be one of those times! Through my experiences and many mentors, the importance of great leadership and building a solid team have always been consistently reinforced. Both of these attributes are clearly evident at Medikmark further heightening my excitement and pride in joining an already great team and organization."
Trznadel joins Medikmark with an extensive medical device and pharmaceutical background in global manufacturing/operations and new product development. Prior to joining Medikmark, Joseph held senior leadership positions with Baxter Healthcare, Thermo Fisher Scientific and most recently, Walgreens Co. Further complimenting his operational experience, Joseph is a practitioner of Lean Six Sigma, Project Management principles and Practical Process Improvements with certifications from Baxter Healthcare and Thermo Fisher Scientific. Joseph has a true passion for the healthcare industry, cultivating customer/regulatory compliance and ultimately enhancing patient outcomes. Joseph is a graduate of Northern Illinois University earning an MBA and BS in Engineering.
About Stradis Healthcare
Stradis Healthcare is a custom procedure pack company serving a multitude of healthcare markets. These markets include but are not limited to orthopedic, vein, dental, ophthalmology plastics and GYN. Stradis Healthcare is based in Lawrenceville, GA. For additional information, visit www.stradishealthcare.com.
About Medikmark Division
Medikmark, Inc., a disposable medical kit packing company, produces and supplies medical procedural kits and trays. The company offers small kits and trays, including IV start kits, dressing change trays, suture removal kits, tracheostomy care kits, urological and catheter/irrigation trays, instrument trays, sterile solutions, and other small kits. It also offers wound care, pandemic/staff protection, and custom/private label products, as well as admission kits and laceration trays. The company serves hospitals, nursing homes, and home health care providers. Medikmark, Inc. was founded in 1987 and is based in Waukegan, Illinois.
SOURCE Stradis Healthcare