“I am delighted to be joining an organization that aspires to become a different kind of orthopedic company.” Alan Kozlowski
Warsaw, Indiana (PRWEB) August 28, 2015
Alan Kozlowski has been elected to OrthoPediatrics Corp.’s Board of Directors during the company’s annual shareholders’ meeting. Kozlowski served as President of the Colson Group of Medical Companies from 2007 to 2014. This privately owned group of companies includes Acumed, MicroAire Surgical, OsteoMed, Precision Edge Medical, Skeletal Kinetics, and Apex Medical.
Prior to that position, Kozlowski was President of Acumed LLC, an orthopedic implant company that designs, manufactures, and sells metal implants for fracture repairs.
Kozlowski has a MBA and a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from the University of Michigan.
Terry Schlotterback, OrthoPediatrics’ Board Chairman, said, “We are delighted to have attracted an outside director with Alan’s extensive orthopedic industry experience. Building Acumed parallels the rapid growth we are experiencing at OrthoPediatrics.”
Mr. Kozlowski said, “I am delighted to be joining an organization that aspires to become a different kind of orthopedic company—one that is focused on the neglected subspecialty of pediatric orthopedics, a company that has developed a broad array of innovative products, and an organization committed to quality in everything it does.”
About OrthoPediatrics Corp
OrthoPediatrics Corp is a privately held global leader of orthopedic surgical systems focused exclusively on providing pediatric orthopedic surgeons quality and innovative products in children’s hospitals. The Company is the only end-to-end provider of pediatric surgical implants and instruments and has the only global pediatric sales and distribution system in the orthopedic industry. Founded in 2007, the Company has experienced significant growth with the introduction of 18 surgical systems and distribution in more than 30 countries.