DALLAS, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Crdentia Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: CRDT), a leading healthcare staffing company, today announced the appointment of Mr. Tim Jones to Vice President of Operations of Crdentia's newly acquired Florida, Georgia and North Carolina market operations, effective immediately.
Mr. Jones joins Crdentia from ATS Health Services, a large provider of temporary nurse and allied health staffing services with six offices in Florida, one in Georgia and one in North Carolina, where he served as President from 2004 until ATS Health Services was acquired by Crdentia on October 26, 2007. During an integration period spanning several months, Crdentia intends to operate ATS Health Services under the existing ATS Health Services brand. As part of the Crdentia senior management team, Mr. Jones will report directly to Crdentia's Chief Executive Officer, John Kaiser.
Mr. Jones has over 18 years of experience in the healthcare staffing industry. Prior to his tenure at ATS Health Services, Mr. Jones co-founded Universal Healthcare Staffing based in Tampa, Florida in 1994 where he grew the business from a start-up to a profitable company with nine office locations throughout the Southeast until its merger with ATS Health Services in 2004. Mr. Jones started his career in healthcare staffing at Maxim Healthcare Services, one of the largest healthcare staffing companies in the county, where he served as Regional Manager. Mr. Jones is a graduate of the University of Georgia.
"We are very pleased to add Tim Jones to our field management staff as Vice President of Operations for our newly acquired business," commented John Kaiser, Chief Executive Officer of Crdentia. "Tim brings with him a proven track record, having started his own staffing business and then serving as President of ATS Health Services for four years. Tim will be a valuable asset to Crdentia both in growing the existing business and also by adding new lines of business to the eight offices under his responsibility."
About Crdentia Corp.
Crdentia Corp., one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare staffing solutions, is focused on recruiting talented national and international healthcare professionals to meet the ever-increasing employment needs of over 1,500 clients. Crdentia is one of the few companies that can provide quality temporary staff for all healthcare industry positions including local nurses, travel nurses, allied health and locum tenens professionals. For more information, visit http://www.crdentia.com.
Forward Looking Statements
Statements contained in this release that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Among the important factors which could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, those discussed in "Risk Factors" in the Company's Forms 10-K, Forms 10-Q, and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Such risk factors include, but are not limited to, a limited operating history with no earnings; reliance on the Company's management team; the ability to successfully implement the Company's business plan; the ability to continue as a going concern; the ability to fund the Company's business and acquisition strategy; the growth of the temporary healthcare professional staffing business; difficulty in managing operations of acquired businesses; uncertainty in government regulation of the healthcare industry; and limited trading in the public market for the Company's common stock. The actual results that the Company achieves may differ materially from any forward-looking statements due to such risks and uncertainties. We undertake no obligation to revise or update publicly any forward-looking statements for any reason.
Contact Crdentia Corp.
John Kaiser, CEO
Jim TerBeest, CFO
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