March 21 , 2005 - Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
SunTech Medical, Inc., the world leader in motion-tolerant non-invasive blood pressure monitoring products and technology, has named Edward W. Wright as Vice President of Marketing. Most recently, Wright was Vice President and General Manager of Blood Pressure Products for Welch Allyn Corporation in Skaneateles Falls, New York.
As Vice President of Marketing, Wright will be responsible for developing, managing and executing the marketing plans and strategies for all SunTech products and technologies. Additionally, he will develop international prospects and channels and lead SunTech Medical's activities in all investigational new market and product opportunities.
"Ed brings a wealth of industry knowledge, diverse experience in general management, marketing operations and business development that will prove invaluable to SunTech as we move through a period of tremendous growth," said Dayn McBee, CEO of SunTech Medical. "With 20 years experience in non-invasive blood pressure products, including cuffs and monitors, his commitment to the development of people and customer relationships make Ed an exceptional asset to the SunTech Team."
Wright holds an M.B.A. from Wake Forest University and is currently a Doctoral Candidate at Case Western Reserve University.
"I am excited about the opportunity to join such a dynamic company as SunTech Medical. This is a talented and ambitious group of professionals with a strong record of success," said Wright. "I look forward to the future growth and success of SunTech Medical."
SunTech Medical's OEM blood pressure technology is used by many of the world's leading patient monitoring and defibrillator equipment manufacturers. Offerings include algorithms for particular patient environments and conditions including patient transport (ambulance, helicopter, or gurney), patient motion (tremors and spasms) and specific patient populations (dialysis, neo-natal, pediatric, bariatric, or veterinarian). SunTech's finished goods solutions include automated blood pressure monitors for stress and exercise testing, our 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitor and general and specialized blood pressure cuffs.