Lansing, MI, September 29, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Block Imaging International, Inc., the premier independent global marketer of pre-owned and refurbished medical imaging systems
, announced today that Brad Norman has joined the company as Director of Financial Services.
Mr. Norman comes to Block Imaging with 30 years of experience, all with Chrysler Financial in a variety of senior management capacities, and therefore brings wide ranging experience to Block. In his new role, Norman will be responsible for relationships with all domestic financial institutions involved with leasing and financing of medical imaging and oncology systems. Further, he will be responsible for developing and promoting a wide array of financing instruments for customers of Block Imaging. Mr. Norman will spearhead Block’s innovative effort to provide mid-term upgrade opportunities to financial institutions as well as hospitals and imaging centers, thus allowing solid credit histories to be leveraged into extensions and more modern equipment.
Upon the announcement of his new position, Brad Norman stated “I have truly looked forward to joining the highly successful Block Imaging International team. The opportunity to lead the development of relationships and partnerships with financial institutions across the world was simply too exciting to pass up. Our unique and comprehensive ability to assist companies with the management of their medical portfolio has been gaining momentum around the country. In addition, we recognize the need to provide our customers with all available financing options in the market.”Block Imaging International, Inc
., headquartered in Lansing, MI USA, has grown dramatically since its inception in 1997 and is now the global leader for the purchase and sale of pre-owned and refurbished medical imaging equipment including CT, MRI, PET/CT, X-ray, C-Arm, Interventional Lab, Mammography, Bone Densitometry, Linear Accelerator and Lithotripsy equipment. In 2009 Block established Block Imaging Parts and Service, Inc.
which is now a rapidly growing organization dedicated to global sales of parts, in-house refurbishment of imaging systems and an economical shared risk service program known as Flex Service. Block has six offices in the USA, an office in Europe and its Nihon Block Imaging KK subsidiary headquartered in Tokyo.