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adobe pdf icon Analogic Appoints Mark Miller as Vice President and General Manager of North American Ultrasound Sales

PEABODY, Mass., Feb. 21, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Analogic Corporation (Nasdaq:ALOG), enabling the world’s innovative medical imaging and aviation security technology, announced the appointment of Mark Miller as the new vice president and general manager of North American ultrasound sales.

A recognized leader in the industry, Mark brings to Analogic more than 20 years of experience in key sales positions at leading global ultrasound companies where he built and led sales operations in both the diagnostic imaging and networking markets. At Analogic, he will oversee the BK Medical ultrasound systems sales in the United States and Canada.

Prior to joining Analogic, Mark was the vice president of sales and marketing at ZONARE Medical Systems, a diagnostic ultrasound company headquartered in Mountain View, Calif., where he was responsible for all sales and marketing and business development activities. Before joining ZONARE, he spent two years with Siemens Medical Solutions as vice president of ultrasound sales in the United States, and he spent over 15 years working for Acuson Corporation in senior sales positions, including vice president of general imaging sales for North America, a position he held for four years prior to Siemens Medical acquiring Acuson in 2001. Mark also held key sales positions with Advanced Technology Laboratories and Progressive Medical Systems.

“We are very pleased to welcome Mark to our management team at a very exciting time for Analogic and our BK Medical award winning ultrasound systems,” said Farley Peechatka, senior vice president and general manager, Analogic Global Ultrasound Business. “With his extensive background and expertise in ultrasound sales, Mark brings the ability to grow our highly established ultrasound business and to help expand our presence in attractive adjacent market segments throughout North America where we continue to gain market share.”

Mark earned a bachelor’s degree in business management and history from Albion College.

Analogic Corporation recently received the coveted 2011 Frost & Sullivan North American Product Differentiation Excellence of the Year Award in the Surgical Ultrasound Market for its BK Medical ultrasound solutions.

About Analogic and the BK Medical brand

Analogic (Nasdaq:ALOG) provides leading-edge healthcare and security technology solutions to advance the practice of medicine and save lives. Analogic’s ultrasound group designs and manufactures ultrasound systems and specialized transducers that are sold directly to medical practitioners under the BK Medical brand. For over 30 years, our market-leading BK Medical branded ultrasound solutions have been used to improve the practice of medicine in procedure-driven markets such as urology, surgery and anesthesia. BK Medical’s products, including our award-winning Flex Focus family of systems and unique transducer designs, offer advanced imaging capabilities that enable real-time image guidance in an easy-to-use, portable platform. Our Analogic ultrasound group has operations in Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Colorado, Denmark, and Shanghai. 

For more information on our BK Medical ultrasound products, visit www.bkmed.com. 

For more information on Analogic, visit www.analogic.com.

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