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Edition: March 2010 - Vol 18 Number 03
Article#: 3415
Author: Repertoire

McKesson Medical-Surgical names McDade as VP, surgery center sales

Richmond, Va.-based McKesson Medical-Surgical Inc. promoted Scott McDade to VP, surgery center sales. He previously served as director of sales, and joined McKesson in 1988 as a sales representative for the primary care business.

Henry Schein elects Sheares to board of directors

Melville, N.Y.-based Henry Schein Inc. elected Bradley T. Sheares, Ph.D., to its board of directors. Sheares was previously CEO of Reliant Pharmaceuticals Inc (Liberty Corner, N.J.) from January 2007 through its acquisition by GlaxoSmithKline (Philadelphia, Pa.) in December 2007.

David Osborn named manager of Nashville Medical Trade Center

Dallas, Texas-based Market Center Management Company (MCMC) announced that David Osborn was appointed general manager of the Nashville Medical Trade Center. Osborn, who is based in Nashville, will be responsible for the strategic development, leasing, marketing, and operations of the center. The global healthcare marketplace is expected to open in 2013

New Zone Sales Management announced for Health o meter® Professional Scale

The maker of Health o meter® Professional scales, Pelstar LLC, announced a change to its sales organization, moving to a zone management structure in 2010. Chris Manning now has responsibility for the Western United States and Canada, plus Asia. Nicolo Anastasi will oversee sales for Eastern Canada, the Northeast, Latin America, Africa and the Middle East. Tolis Demertzis has the sales leadership responsibility for the South and Southeastern United States and Europe. Harvey Schoener, Health o meter® Professional VP of Sales and Marketing, will lead the zone management team.

Mark Your Calendars »» March

Colon Cancer Awareness Month

National Endometriosis Awareness Month
March 7 - 11

Medical Specialties Distributors National Sales Meeting

Orlando, Fla.

March 7 - 13

National Patient Safety Awareness Week

March 23

American Diabetes Alert Day