Aurora Spine Corporation
TSX VENTURE : ASG

Aurora Spine Corporation

September 04, 2014 09:01 ET

Aurora Spine Appoints Vice President of Sales

CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwired - Sept. 4, 2014) - Aurora Spine Corporation (TSX VENTURE:ASG) announced today the appointment of Mike Wheelock as Vice President of Sales. Mr. Wheelock will be responsible for Aurora's United States sales efforts. Under Mr. Wheelock's management, the Aurora sales team expects to strengthen its presence in the U.S. market.

With over 20 years of sales experience, Mr. Wheelock has extensive knowledge and experience in executive sales and strategic sales development. Prior to joining Aurora Spine, Mr. Wheelock was Area Vice President of Sales - Midwest, for Spinal Elements where he was responsible for collaborating with corporate leadership on new product launches and sales strategies.

"We are totally excited to have Mike Wheelock (aka, "Wheels") join our Aurora team as our new U.S. Vice President of Sales," said Trent J. Northcutt, Aurora Spine President and Chief Executive Officer. "Mike brings a wealth of knowledge and experience. He instinctively knows how to inspire his team and drive sales. Mike will be instrumental in helping move, inspire and motivate our entire sales and distribution team to new heights, new goals and new aspirations!"

About Aurora Spine

Aurora Spine is an early stage company focused on bringing new solutions to the spinal implant market through a series of innovative, minimally invasive, regenerative spinal implant technologies.

Forward-Looking Statements

This news release contains forward-looking information that involves substantial known and unknown risks and uncertainties, most of which are beyond the control of Aurora Spine, including, without limitation, those listed under "Risk Factors" and "Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Information" in Aurora Spine's final prospectus (collectively, "forward-looking information"). Forward-looking information in this news release includes information concerning Aurora Spine's proposed marketing efforts. Aurora Spine cautions investors of its securities about important factors that could cause Aurora Spine's actual results to differ materially from those projected in any forward-looking statements included in this news release. Any statements that express, or involve discussions as to, expectations, beliefs, plans, objectives, assumptions or future events or performance are not historical facts and may be forward-looking and may involve estimates, assumptions and uncertainties which could cause actual results or outcomes to differ unilaterally from those expressed in such forward-looking statements. No assurance can be given that the expectations set out herein will prove to be correct and, accordingly, prospective investors should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements. These statements speak only as of the date of this press release and Aurora Spine does not assume any obligation to update or revise them to reflect new events or circumstances.

Contact Information

  • Aurora Spine Corporation
    Trent Northcutt
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    (760) 424-2004

    Aurora Spine Corporation
    Eric Fronk
    Chief Financial Officer
    (760) 424-2004
    www.auroraspine.us