SunTech Medical Inc. (SunTech Medical), a patient monitoring devices company, has promoted Rod Thomson to director of sales, Finished Goods - The Americas, and Kenneth Andersen to director of marketing. Rod Thomson joined SunTech Medical in 1994 as the sales manager for the Southern US region, later becoming sales manager for the Americas. Kenneth Andersen joined SunTech Medical in 2002 as a product manager.
“Both Rod and Kenneth have provided significant contributions during their careers with SunTech Medical,” states Dayn McBee, chief executive officer, “Their new roles within the organization will capitalize on their individual skill sets and years of experience with the SunTech Medical brand. We look forward to their continued and expanded contributions in the months and years ahead.”
Prior to joining SunTech Medical, Rod sold X-Ray film and equipment for Fuji Medical Systems (Rochester, NY). In his new role as director of sales, Rod will have direct responsibility for all finished goods sales in the Americas, market strategy and sales staff. Rod will oversee sales of all Stress, Ambulatory BP and multi-parameter spot monitor product lines.
Kenneth Andersen holds a MS in Biomedical Engineering and joined SunTech Medical in 2002 as a Product Manager. During his tenure at SunTech, Kenneth has managed the company’s ambulatory BP monitoring and OEM BP module product lines, attaining market leading positions for the company. Most recently Kenneth served as Director of Product Management, providing guidance and direction on all SunTech product lines. Prior to joining SunTech Medical, Kenneth worked as a research engineer for Xanthon, Inc. (RTP, NC) and as a product engineer for IBM (RTP, NC). In his new role as Director of Marketing, Kenneth will be responsible for developing, managing and executing the marketing plans and strategies for all SunTech products and technologies.