Clevleand, OH, August 16, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Vision Imaging Partners, Inc., an industry leader in radiographic sales and service announced today the appointment of Karl R. Wolcott as Executive Director. In this new capacity, Mr. Wolcott is charged with developing and implementing strategic initiatives that will drive future growth for Vision member dealers and strategic channel partners. He will report directly to Walter Carrigan, President at Vision Imaging Partners.
“We’re very pleased to welcome Karl to Vision at this time,” said Mr. Carrigan. “Karl brings to us more than 27 years of experience in the medical industry most of which has been spent in radiology and medical software. With the addition of Karl to our management team and Board of Directors we add an individual with a wealth of knowledge, strong leadership abilities and a proven track record of success. Given Karl’s healthcare experience, sales, marketing and business development expertise we are confident he will have an immediate impact on our growth and future success."
"It's very exciting to be joining the Vision Imaging Partners organization," said Karl Wolcott. "This is an exceptional opportunity for me to leverage my experience in cultivating and advancing strategic distribution partnerships for the purpose of growing our dealers’ sales, marketing new technologies and expanding market share within key targeted business sectors. I am committed to identifying growth opportunities for our membership, building awareness of Vision Imaging Partner’s capabilities and assisting our supply chain partners achieve their revenue objectives."
About Karl Wolcott
Karl Wolcott is an accomplished sales and marketing executive with proven success in driving dynamic growth. As founder and Senior Partner of the Intelligent Solutions Group, a specialized consulting firm, he worked with small business owners to develop and implement strategies to grow their businesses. With iTech Medical, a start-up medical device company, Mr. Wolcott served as Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing and was responsible for strategizing the introduction of their Muscle Pattern Recognition (MPR) technology. At Picker International, (a former Marconi Medical Systems company and now Philips Medical Systems) a $1.6B manufacturer / marketer of medical imaging equipment and distributor of imaging supplies and accessories, Wolcott held multiple management positions. As Corporate Vice President, Business Development and Integrations, he led a multi-disciplinary team to evaluate growth opportunities for new Information technology products and services. As Vice President and General Manager of the Health Care Products Division, Wolcott had responsibility for all business operations. Other prominent medical experience includes Director of Business Development, PartsSource, Inc., Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing - Microbiology Division for AccuMed International Inc. and Chief Operating Officer for Ridgeway Biosystems Inc.
About Vision Imaging Partners
Vision Imaging Partners, Inc. was founded in 1997. Vision is an organization comprised of industry leading imaging and radiographic equipment sales and service dealers. Through a closely aligned network of world class manufactures and vendor partners, “best in class” customer service and a local business presence, members provide innovative and leading edge technology to the radiology marketplace. Vision members sell, service and distribute a wide variety of diagnostic imaging equipment, information management technologies, supplies and accessories into the hospital, private practice, chiropractic and veterinary markets. These products include Radiographic, Mammography, Ultrasound, Portables, C-Arm, and Processing Equipment, DR, CR, TeleRad and PACS systems, along, with Lead Aprons, Illuminators, Barium, Contrast Media and other Consumables. For more information on Vision Imaging Partners, contact us at 856.424.8661 or visit www.visionpartners.org.
Walter Carrigan, JR.
Vision Imaging Partners, Inc.