Tangent Medical Appoints Eric Sandberg to Company President

Tangent Medical Appoints Eric Sandberg to Company President

March 13, 2014

Ann Arbor, MI, (March 13, 2014) – Tangent Medical (www.tangentmedical.com), an innovator in IV therapy products, announced the appointment of Eric Sandberg as company President reporting to CEO Jeff Williams.

“Eric brings a 20-year background in healthcare and medical devices to Tangent with significant experience in senior leadership roles,” said Williams. “He will be responsible for providing day-to-day executive leadership with an initial strong emphasis on assisting our migration from a development stage start up to a commercial entity.”

Prior to joining Tangent Medical, Eric held a number of leadership positions in the medical technology industry, most recently as Senior Vice President of Sales for CardioDx. Previously, he held a variety of leadership roles in sales, marketing, and business development at Guidant Corporation and Boston Scientific. His early career was spent with Eli Lilly and Company. Eric received his master’s degree in business administration from Harvard Business School and also holds a mechanical engineering degree from Bradley University.

About Tangent Medical

Tangent Medical is focused on the development and commercialization of IV therapy products. Founded in 2009, the company’s patented NovaCath™ Integrated IV Catheter System is the only safety IV catheter to cost-effectively integrate advanced catheter stabilization, passive needle encapsulation and blood control. Based on extensive clinical research into the needs of both healthcare workers and patients, this next-generation system is designed to establish a new standard in catheter design, functionality and performance. For more information, visit www.tangentmedical.com.

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