TEL AVIV, Israel, BADAJOZ, Spain and SINGAPORE, August 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Pollogen Ltd. announced that Ms. Yfat Scialom has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer effective July 20, 2008.
Ms. Scialom comes to Pollogen with 20 years of experience in sales, marketing and senior management in the medical and aesthetic field. She previously served as VP of Marketing and Sales at UltraShape Ltd., a leader in non-invasive body contouring solutions. Ms. Scialom established the marketing and sales infrastructure and was responsible for the successful launch of the Company's products, defining the branding, positioning, and the formation of a global distribution network in 50 countries and 3 direct subsidiaries, driving sales from zero to tens of millions of dollars.
Ms. Scialom formerly served as a Senior Marketing Director of Oridion BreathID, a manufacturer of medical equipment in the field of Gastroenterology. Prior to Oridion, she acted as the General Manager of Sunlight Medical Europe, a medical device company in the field of ultrasound. Ms. Scialom holds a B.Sc. in Economics and Management from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and an MBA from the Ben-Gurion University.
While Ms. Scialom will be the new CEO, Dr. Zion Azar and Mr. Pini Shalev will maintain an active role in their current positions as Chairman and CTO.
"As Pollogen and its sales of TriPollar(TM) based systems continue to grow, we feel that Ms. Scialom is the right CEO for the Company. We were impressed by Ms. Scialom's proven track record and believe that she will bring leadership and ingenuity as well as continue to build the Company and expand its sales and infrastructure," stated Dr. Zion Azar, Pollogen's Chairman. "We believe that Ms. Scialom will play a key role in maintaining TriPollar as the industry gold standard. We look forward to have Ms. Scialom as part of our Pollogen's management team and to her contribution to the continued growth and development of Pollogen."
"It's an exciting time to be joining the Pollogen team, a team that has the talent and passion to build the Company into the market leader," says Ms. Scialom, "The TriPollar products and solutions embody the Company's innovative approach towards medical aesthetic excellence."
About Pollogen Ltd.
Pollogen Ltd., an established world leader in the field of professional medical aesthetic equipment and solutions. Its award-winning worldwide patented products integrate state-of-the-art technology and features, with the latest innovative design.
The Company's diverse product line is powered by the unique
TriPollar(TM) RF technology, providing full face and body treatments,
delivering immediate visible results from the first treatment. All products
by Pollogen meet the highest quality standards and are a 'must-have' module
in commercial medical aesthetic clinics worldwide. Presently Pollogen's
products are being sold in over 50 countries throughout Europe, Asia and
Latin America. Pollogen has offices located in the USA, Spain, and
Singapore, providing sales, service and support. Further information can be
found at http://www.pollogen.com and http://www.tripollar.com.
For more information, please contact:
Mr. Oded (OD) Rose, VP Marketing and Sales
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