Lenexa, KS, August 25, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- SleepSafe Drivers, one of the nation’s leading Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) solutions for the transportation industry and other high-risk related jobs, announced today that they have hired Steven Garrish as Senior Vice President, Business Development and New Ventures. Mr. Garrish comes with a wealth of knowledge within the transportation industry, most recently as Senior Director of Fleet Safety at Walmart, where he had first hand experience implementing the successful SleepSafe Drivers sleep apnea program. His work experience also includes over 13 years with JB Hunt Transport Company, Inc., in which he held a variety of roles in Human Resources Operations and Safety.
One of his first assignments is to co-present at the IWLA Safety & Risk Conference in Chicago taking place September 2-3, where he will discuss sleep apnea and answer industry specific questions related to OSA and fatigue management.
“I am excited to start a new challenge within SleepSafe Drivers and look forward to working with the team to extend out market penetration with companies focused on bettering employee health and safety,” said Steven Garrish. “Sleep Apnea is a worldwide epidemic, but I believe a concerted effort by the nation’s leading companies to bring awareness and provide solutions for their employees can have great impact.”
Dana Voien, President and CEO of SleepSafe Drivers commented, “I’m confident that Steven will play a key role in driving market awareness and cementing new business opportunities. We look forward to a very exciting finish to 2015 and beyond.”
For more information about SleepSafe Drivers, visit http://www.sleepsafedrivers.com
Note: Please direct your photo and interview requests to Chanda Goodemote Kramer at 858-349-5040.
About SleepSafe Drivers, Inc.
Since 2007, SleepSafe Drivers has offered a turnkey sleep apnea testing and treatment program designed specifically for the transportation industry and other high-risk industries. With national coverage, the program allows for confidential diagnosis and treatment for sleep apnea in a convenient and cost effective manner. The management team at SleepSafe Drivers has unparalleled experience in home sleep testing, high-compliance treatment products and protocols, and a strong network with the nation’s leading sleep labs, sleep physicians, and Durable Medical Equipment (DME) providers. The SleepSafe Drivers program is logistically efficient with a focus on minimizing downtime while delivering more than 96 percent compliance in PAP Therapy.