Navigation Links
Baxano, Inc. Names George A. Harter, Jr. as Chief Financial Officer
Date:2/15/2011

SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Baxano, Inc. (www.baxano.com) today announced the addition of George A. Harter, Jr. to the executive team at Baxano, Inc. As Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Harter will be responsible for Finance, Administration and Human Resources.

Mr. Harter served as the Chief Financial Officer for Acclarent, Inc. from 2005 to 2011, through its acquisition by Johnson & Johnson. From September 2003 to April 2005, Mr. Harter served as Chief Financial Officer for Velocimed, an interventional cardiology company. Prior to Velocimed, Mr. Harter held roles at other health care companies including Boston Scientific. Mr. Harter received his B.A. in Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles and his M.B.A. from Case Western Reserve University.

"George is a key senior executive hire who adds tremendous credibility to our already strong team," said Tony Recupero, President and CEO of Baxano, Inc.  "In 2011, our focus on will be on rapidly growing our base of clinical experience. With his impressive background establishing and growing financial and operational systems, he will play a key role in our continuing full commercial launch of the iO-Flex System."

"Baxano's less invasive iO-Flex™ System holds great promise for many patients suffering from spinal stenosis and provides a cost-effective treatment alternative to health care providers and insurers. I am excited to join Baxano as they bring this compelling technology to market and look forward to leveraging my experience to build another robust commercial-stage medical device company," said Mr. Harter.

About Baxano, Inc.

Based in San Jose, CA, Baxano, Inc., (www.BAXANO.com) is focused on developing innovative solutions that restore spine function, preserve healthy tissue, and enable a better quality of life for patients. Baxano, Inc. is the developer of the iO-Flex™ System which is an advancement in surgical technology for central, lateral recess and foraminal lumbar stenosis. This unique technology uses thin, flexible instruments through an open exposure or a minimally invasive tube to provide precision lumbar decompression from the "inside out" ("iO"). This "over the wire" approach allows surgeons to address targeted impinging tissue with a non-implant, direct decompression, while preserving facet joint integrity.  Up to four nerve roots may be decompressed through a single-point access using this system.

Note: Baxano™ and iO-Flex™ are trademarks and service marks of Baxano, Inc.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Baxano, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Baxano, Inc. Awarded Prestigious 2010 Spine Technology Awards
2. Baxano, Inc. Announces Close of $30 Million Series C Funding
3. Anthera Pharmaceuticals Names Lawrence Rosania as Vice President of Global Regulatory Affairs and Compliance
4. Access MediQuip Names Prakash Patel Chief Executive Officer
5. CareFusion Names Kieran T. Gallahue Chairman and CEO
6. Savient Pharmaceuticals Names John H. Johnson Chief Executive Officer
7. Cetero Research Names Dr. Roger Hayes President of Bioanalytical Operations
8. Jennerex Names Ursula Fritsch, PharmD, as Vice President, Regulatory Affairs
9. MedAvante Names Leading Expert to Head Neurocognition Therapeutic Area
10. Topaz Pharmaceuticals Names Dr. Mark Strobeck Chief Business Officer
11. West Names New President of Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/22/2017)... March 22, 2017  ImaginAb Inc. today announced the appointment of ... Joseph Limber , chairman of ImaginAb, said "At ImaginAb we ... that is directly relevant to our business, particularly in commercializing and ... with his leadership, we can realize our potential." ... Mr. Coombs is a recognized industry ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... , 22. März 2017   VWR ... weltweit tätige Anbieter von Produkten und Dienstleistungen ... Erwerb von EPL Archives Inc. bekannt, eines ... Kunden im kompletten Zyklus regulierter Forschung, Entwicklung ... Proben, Speicherung von Dokumenten und Zusatzdienstleistungen zur ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... 2017 Research and Markets has announced the ... - Industry Forecast to 2025" report to their offering. ... The Global Pharmaceutical ... 7.1% over the next decade to reach approximately $129.81 billion by ... forecasts for all the given segments on global as well as ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:3/23/2017)... ... March 23, 2017 , ... “Wounded Woman Be Ye Healed-Passing ... Ye Healed-Passing On A Legacy” is the creation of published author, Desiree M Webb, ... grief ministry. She has been happily married to her husband, Paul, for over ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... ... March 23, 2017 , ... Ogden Clinic, the ... - centric payment system, to expand its focus on patient care by providing ... experience. , “At Ogden Clinic, we are working to become a different ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... ... March 23, 2017 , ... “The Trainer”: an electrifying ... author, Scotty, a fiction writer with an active imagination and an enthusiasm for action ... follows the tale of Wild Bill Hart, who sat looking at the thirty-three notches ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... ... 23, 2017 , ... Vortex Biosciences, provider of circulating tumor ... circulating tumor cells using microfluidic western blotting” in Nature Communications on March 23rd. ... to capture CTCs and a microfluidic single-CTC resolution Western blot from ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... ... March 22, 2017 , ... ... of the first issue of its companion print magazine. The new magazine, scheduled ... surgery thanks to information provided by board-certified doctors from across the country. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):