Dissident Stockholder Ted Karkus Found to Have Undisclosed Financial Arrangements With Dr. Richard A. Rosenbloom, COO Of Quigley Pharma, From 2008 to Date of Proxy: Rosenbloom Suspended Without Pay Pending Further Investigation
DOYLESTOWN, Pa., May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Quigley Corporation, (Nasdaq: QGLY ) , www.quigleyco.com , today announced that it has uncovered an improper financial relationship between Ted Karkus and the Company's Quigley Pharma, Inc. wholly-owned subsidiary COO, Dr. Richard A. ...
Hahnemann COO Elected to the Pennsylvania Trauma System Foundation Board
PHILADELPHIA, April 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hahnemann University Hospital is pleased to announce that its Chief Operating Officer, James B. Burke, FACHE , has been appointed to the Board of Directors for the Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation (PTSF). Recommended by the Hospital & Hea...
WuXi PharmaTech Announces CFO Benson Tsang to Leave Company; COO Edward Hu Named Acting CFO
SHANGHAI, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE: WX )
announced today that Benson Tsang, Chief Financial Officer, is leaving the
company for personal reasons at the end of February. Edward Hu, Chief
Operating Officer, will serve as acting Chief Financial Officer until a
Amy Renz Promoted to President & COO of HireAbility.com, LLC
Amy Renz has been promoted to President & COO
of HireAbility.com, the company announced today. Before this promotion, Renz held the title of Executive Vice President of Operations and Technology for the past five years at HireAbility.com, which is the leader in recruiter social networking, tr...
ABMS Appoints Margaret Jung As New COO
American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS), the pre-eminent entity overseeing the certification of physician specialists in the United States, has appointed Margaret S. Jung, MBA, as the organization’s new chief operating officer. Her tenure begins today.
Travis E. Baugh Named President, COO of HEALTHPOINT, Ltd.
FORT WORTH, Texas, Nov. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- H. Paul Dorman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Fort Worth-based DFB Pharmaceuticals, Inc., has announced that Travis E. Baugh has joined HEALTHPOINT(R), Ltd., a DFB Pharmaceuticals company, as President and Chief Operating Officer.
Jim Hart Named President, COO of InStil Health Insurance Co.
COLUMBIA, S.C., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- InStil Health
Insurance Co., a leading provider of Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D
prescription drug policies in South Carolina and Georgia, announced today
that longtime insurance executive Jim Hart has been appointed president and
Milton Frank Appointed COO of Life Recovery Systems
KINNELON, N.J., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Life Recovery Systems HD, LLC, a
developer of ground-breaking medical devices for the emergency care market,
has appointed Milton Frank as Chief Operating Officer. Frank has more than
30 years of experience in medical and electronic device manufacturing. ...
Weight Watchers COO Adopts 10b5-1 Trading Plan
NEW YORK, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Weight Watchers
International, Inc. (NYSE: WTW ) today announced that Thilo Semmelbauer,
Chief Operating Officer, has adopted a written plan for the purpose of
selling limited amounts of his Weight Watchers equity holdings. The written
plan was adop...
WallSt.net Announces Upcoming Interview with CSO and COO of Urigen Pharmaceuticals
NEW YORK, Nov. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Dennis Giesing, Chief Scientific
Officer and Terry Nida, Chief Operating Officer of Urigen Pharmaceuticals,
Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: URGP) (http://www.urigen.com ) will be featured in an
exclusive interview with http://www.wallst.net scheduled for Nove...
A Place for Mom COO Makes Seattle's 40 Under 40 List
SEATTLE, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- A Place for Mom, the nation's largest
referral service of senior care options, is pleased to announce that John
Temple, Chief Operating Officer was named to the Puget Sound Business
Journal's 2007 40 under 40 list. The 40 Under 40 List is the Pacific Northwes...
Retired NYPD Lieutenants William E. Keegan, Jr., Owen McCaffery and John Moran and Tom Thees, a former COO in the financial industry, announce today the formation of H.E.A.R.T (Healing Emergency Aid Response Team) 911.
NEW YORK, Sept. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- H.E.A.R.T 911 is a
non-profit, non-sectarian volunteer response team comprised of veteran
police officers, fire fighters and construction trade union workers, all of
whom worked on rescue and recovery after the September 11th attacks and
iCRco Names Mark Valentine President and COO
Mark Valentine Appointed to Act as President and COO
(PRWEB) May 10, 2009 -- It is with great pleasure that we announce the appointment of Mr. Mark Valentine as the new President and COO. After serving as the Vice President and COO
for the past five years, Mr. ...
Susan Torroella Joins MEDEX Global Group as COO
Veteran Healthcare Executive Brings New Leadership to Management Team
Baltimore, MD (Vocus/PRWEB ) February 26, 2009 - MEDEX Global Group ( www.medexassist.com ), a leading provider of travel, security and medical assistance today announced the addition of Susan Torroel...
VirtualHealth Technologies, Inc., Announces Its Associate, Private Access, Appoints Marc Kirshbaum as President & COO
Private Access Appoints Marc Kirshbaum as President & COO
Former Experian Executive Will Lead Private Access' Mission to Accelerate
Medical Research through its suite of web-based privacy management and clinical trials recruitment tools
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Aug. 19...
Sonic Innovations Appoints New President and COO
SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sonic Innovations,
Inc. (Nasdaq: SNCI ), the only U.S.-based publicly traded manufacturer of
digital hearing aids, announced today that Paul R. Wennerholm has joined
the company as president and chief operating officer.
Mr. Wennerholm was pr...
Diagnostic Health Corporation Names Robert E. Gontarek as COO
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Diagnostic Health Corporation
(DHC), an independent provider of diagnostic imaging services, has
announced the appointment of Robert E. Gontarek as its chief operating
officer effective Monday, May 19, 2008. In this role, Gontarek will oversee
Medication Management Systems Names New President and COO
MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Medication Management Systems
(MMS), a leading player in medication therapy management throughout the
U.S., today announced the appointment of Nathan J. Schultz, Pharm.D. to the
newly created executive position of President and Chief Operating Officer.
Sodexho, Inc. Announces Patrick E. Connolly as Market President & COO
Connolly Assumes Leadership of Hospitals, Seniors and Laundry Services Divisions
GAITHERSBURG, Md., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Sodexho, Inc., the leading
provider of integrated food and facilities management services in North
America, announced today the appointment...
Hospice Partners On Call Selects Category 5 Hurricane Rated 1Vault Networks to Safeguard Server and Call Center Infrastructure
...all Center continuity in the event of a disaster or power outage.
"The care we give to patients and families is critical," said Jennifer Kast, coo
of Hospice Partners On Call. "We needed to ensure we would never be without our necessary information or out of touch with those who need us most. 1V...
Orphanage Receives Nearly $1 Million from Private Donor
...r its products, or to become a distributor, call Customer Service at 801-704-6700 or visit the company's official website.
Rod Hansen, coo
About Whole Child International:
On behalf of institutionalized children ...
Aetna 28 Percent Profit Drop Signals Storm Clouds for Healthcare
...ces." "We are taking immediate actions to address these issues," Bertolini added.
Commenting on the Aetna earnings statement, David McSweeney, coo
of Healthcare Data Management, Inc. (HDM), a leading provider of health plan audits and analytics, said, "'Higher cost setting' is just another way of...
Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute Announces Diagnostic Screening and Clinical Research Collaborations With Response Genetics, Inc.
...ly resource of its kind in Lung Cancer that facilitates the collection of biospecimens from advanced-stage patients," said Steven Young, president and coo
"Coupled with the routine determination of a panel of documented, clinically-significant biomarkers by Response Genetics, the ALCMI C...
Language Line Services Honored by Nebraska Association for Translators & Interpreters (NATI)
...ecade. They have helped make our conferences successful by lending their expert staff and generously supporting our scholarship fund. As President and coo
of Language Line Services, Louis Provenzano's energetic enthusiasm for promoting professional development nationally and internationally inspires loca...
Medifast Reports Record Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results
...f the year to provide consumers with the level of support that only a Medifast Weight Control Center can provide.
Ms. Meg Sheetz, President and coo
of Medifast, Inc. commented, "Gross margins increased during the quarter to 76% compared with 75.8% a year ago. Operating margins improved significan...
Michael Munter Named to Wisconsin Assisted Living Association Board
...sful like-minded individuals. It's truly an honor and a privilege to be part of such a dynamic and passionate organization," says Michael Munter, coo
for CRL Senior Living Communities.
"Mike brings with him a wealth of experience in serving seniors and I'm very excited that he's accepted th...
Conference Hound Launches Dedicated Conference and Trade Show Search Engine
... is the only site primarily dedicated to these kinds of results," said coo
Bill Cowan in explaining the free service.
The Conference Hound platfo...eer and consultant who previously launched SF Interactive and Digital Axle; coo
William Cowan, President of SMM Capital Partners and an experienced operati...
Webmedx Appoints New Senior Vice President of Client Development, Chris Cashwell
...customers as they further invest in electronic records and work towards achieving meaningful use of their systems," mentions Jay Cannon, President and coo
of Webmedx. The company provides transcription service and technology solutions including speech recognition that supplement EHR adoption and automati...
Ted Karkus Named CEO of The Quigley Corporation; Robert V. Cuddihy, Jr. Named Chief Operating Officer
...ed, the position of CEO at a salary of $750,000 (plus customary employee benefits). The Board also offered, and Mr. Cuddihy accepted, the position of coo
at a base salary of $275,000 (plus customary employee benefits) as well as an annual grant of $50,000 in the Company's common stock. Mr. Karkus was f...
Industry Veterans Rash and Rutledge Launch RegionalCare Hospital Partners to Acquire and Operate Hospitals in Non-Urban Markets
... serves on the board of HealthSpring, a NYSE company. Mr. Rutledge has spent 25 years in the hospital management field, most recently as President and coo
of Province Healthcare.
According to Mr. Rash, "Healthcare in the U.S. is changing rapidly and putting unprecedented pressure on local hospit...
Growth Despite Economy; Mainstreet Property Group Named One of Indiana's Fastest Growing Companies
...he current economy has created some benefits for Mainstreet. "The downturn has not overly hampered our growth," said Ed Grogg, president and coo
of Mainstreet. "Capital and construction costs are lower, skilled labor is more readily available and our strong position as a company has made f...
PriceDoc & Direct Health Care Practices Team Up To Help Uninsured
...cides with what practices like Qliance, Anchor Medical Clinic and Guardian Family Care are doing here in Seattle," says Patrick Bradley, President and coo
Direct health care practices, also called retainer medical practices, are on the rise across the country. In a direct practi...
CareGuide Adds New Management Team Members
...he provides strategic direction for Company operations as it expands to accommodate new and innovative programs. Prior to joining CareGuide, Julie was coo
of Nurtur Health, a subsidiary of Centene Corporation created from the merger of AirLogix and Cardium Health. Prior to that, Julie was the Vice Presid...
iCRco Wins Government CR Contract with United States Coast Guard
...nes such as Iraq and Afghanistan. Addition of the Coast Guard installation is a very proud moment for iCRco" stated Mark Valentine, President and coo
In testing iCRco's CR products maintained superior system performance under harsh conditions like the HEALY will encounter. iCRco insta...
Independent Laboratory Testing Shows BioNeutral's Hospital Grade Ygiene(TM) Eliminates Aspergillus Niger (Black Mold) Spores
... consulting and market research firm, estimates the IAQ market caused by toxic mold to be $2 to $3 billion annually and Anthony Worthan, President and coo
of Air Quality Sciences, an IAQ consulting firm in Atlanta, estimates the IAQ market to be growing at an annual rate of 25%.
"These positive in...
Quest International Repeats Win as Siemens Healthcare Best Global Supplier of the Year
... support and service needs of Siemens was our principle goal. Winning this award is validation of that goal," said Kaye Katouzian, Vice President and coo
of Quest. "Just as Siemens strives to provide excellent service, they expect the same of their strategic partners. We are proud that Siemens has recog...
CombinatoRx and Neuromed Sign Merger Agreement
... company will consist of ten members: Frank Haydu, Chairman; Mark Corrigan, MD, EVP, Research & Development, Sepracor Inc.; Sally Crawford, former coo
of Healthsource; Todd Foley, Managing Director, MPM Capital; William Hunter, MD, MSc, Chairman of the Board, President & CEO, Angiotech Pharmaceut...
New York City's World Product Centre Announces Initial Charter Partners
...rther elevate the bar in commercial partnering, technology assessment, education, and quality standards," said Clayton McWhorter, former president and coo
of Nashville-based Hospital Corporation of America.
Site excavation will begin October 2009. World Product Centre is scheduled to break ground in...
National Healthcare Providers Select onFocus epm(TM) To Help Ensure Success on Financial and Strategic Objectives
...o one place to assure execution, accountability and predictability," said onFocus President and CEO Steven Mason, Jr.
Kent Wallace, president and coo
of Vanguard Health Systems, Inc., said, "OnFocus|epm will give us an increased ability to measure and track our progress against our multifaceted goal...
MedPro Imaging Adds Wayman and Sanford to Growing Sales Team
"We wanted a responsible vendor with excellent customer service to back our ultrasound investment," said Rolfe Metzger, administrator and coo
for Association of South Bay Surgeons in Torrance, California, which just installed an Antares ultrasound system. "We vetted MedPro from every angle, ...