LONE TREE, CO--(Marketwired - Jan 7, 2014) - Zynex, Inc. (OTCQB: ZYXI), a provider and developer of non-invasive medical devices for electrotherapy, stroke rehabilitation, and neurological diagnosis, announced today that it has appointed James Carter as Vice President of Sales for its NeuroDiagnostics division.
Mr. Carter will be responsible for all aspects of sales within the Zynex NeuroDiagnostics subsidiary.
Thomas Sandgaard, CEO of Zynex, stated: "I am excited to announce the appointment of James Carter as VP of Sales for Zynex NeuroDiagnostics. Jim's extensive medical sales background will allow us to more rapidly capitalize on the high growth market opportunity that exists in the neurodiagnostics and sleep market space. We believe Jim has the right experience to lead our sales team and establish Zynex as a premier provider of neurological diagnosis products."
James Carter has over 25 years of sales experience in capital goods and medical devices and has held positions with such companies as; Natus Medical, Cardinal Health, Neurometrix, and Johnson & Johnson Orthopedics. Mr. Carter holds a BSBA in Marketing from Robert Morris College.
Zynex (founded in 1996), operates under five primary business segments; Zynex Medical, Zynex NeuroDiagnostics, Zynex Monitoring Solutions, Zynex International and Zynex Billing and Consulting. Zynex Medical engineers, manufactures, markets and sells its own design of electrotherapy medical devices for electrotherapy, used for pain management and rehabilitation. Zynex Medical's product lines are fully developed, FDA-cleared and commercially sold world-wide. Zynex NeuroDiagnostics, sells the company's proprietary NeuroMove device designed to help stroke and spinal cord injury patients and is currently expanding into markets for EMG, EEG, sleep pattern, auditory and nerve conductivity neurological diagnosis devices through product development and acquisitions. Zynex Monitoring Solutions, currently in the development stage, was established to develop and market medical devices for non-invasive cardiac monitoring. Zynex International is dedicated to supporting sales and marketing of Zynex products worldwide through a network of medical distributors. Zynex Billing and Consulting division provides medical billing and consulting service for offices and hospitals.
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