ATLANTA, May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc., (NYSE: CRY) a biomaterials, medical device and tissue processing company, announced today that Harvey Morgan has been elected to the Company's Board of Directors, effective immediately. Mr. Morgan is a Managing Director at Bentley Associates L.P., an investment banking firm.
Mr. Morgan has more than 35 years of investment banking experience with significant expertise in mergers and acquisitions, strategic advisory services, private placements and underwriting in a broad group of middle market companies. Mr. Morgan also serves on the boards of publicly traded Cybex International, Inc. and Family Dollar Stores, Inc and privately held Executive Health Group, Inc. He earned a bachelor of science degree from the University of North Carolina and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
"I am delighted to have Harvey join the CryoLife Board of Directors. He is an excellent addition to our Board and his extensive business and financial expertise will further support our efforts to grow the company and enhance shareholder value," said Steven G. Anderson, president and chief executive officer of CryoLife, Inc.
About CryoLife, Inc.
Founded in 1984, CryoLife, Inc. is a leader in the processing and
distribution of implantable living human tissues for use in cardiac and
vascular surgeries throughout the United States and Canada. The Company
recently received FDA clearance for the CryoValve(R) SG pulmonary human
heart valve, processed using CryoLife's proprietary SynerGraft(R)
Technology. The Company's BioGlue(R) Surgical Adhesive is FDA approved as
an adjunct to sutures and staples for use in adult patients in open
surgical repair of large vessels. BioGlue is also CE mar
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