Blacktoe Medical, Inc. (Blacktoe Medical) has appointed Mike Temple as its chief executive officer (CEO). Mike Temple has 20 years executive experience in both technology-driven and traditional manufacturing companies. His medical device company experience includes positions as executive vice president and general manager at Bioject Medical Technologies, chief financial officer (CFO) at Inovise Medical Inc. and CFO at Instromedix Inc.

Other tech sector experience includes roles as chief operating officer/CFO at open source software industry consortium Open Source Development Labs and Founder/CFO at internet start-up Upright Systems Inc.

Earlier this year, Blacktoe Medical also appointed Scott Ronk as vice president of sales, marketing and business development. Scott Ronk brings 20 years of experience in the diagnostic imaging and ultrasound industry to Blacktoe Medical. As a manager at Acuson Corporation, he managed his sales team through the company’s acquisition by Siemens Medical where he later held several key leadership roles, most recently as Vice President of Sales for Siemens’ Ultrasound Division.

Blacktoe designs, develops and manufactures miniaturized ultrasound probes.