Amy Shepherd is a strong voice in our industry...she understands our vision and mission at this crucial time, said Sandie Roth, Executive Director
AUSTIN, Texas (PRWEB) June 25, 2020
The Texas Medical Device Alliance (TMDA) has appointed Amy Shepherd as Director of Marketing and Public Relations to serve on their Board of Directors. Shepherd is the Founder and Chief Consultant of Artemis Communications, LLC, a marketing, communications and PR consultancy specializing in the life sciences industry and a longtime medical technology marketing and communications leader.
The TMDA provides support and outreach opportunities for entrepreneurs, academia, hospital systems, device experts and the overall medical technology community in Central Texas. Founded and based in Austin, the organization has more than 1,500 active members.
“Amy Shepherd is a strong voice in our industry and I am confident she will help ramp up our efforts to promote and support the med tech industry in Central Texas,” said Sandie Roth, Executive Director of the organization. “We’re growing and she understands our vision and mission at this crucial time.”
“Amy is a great addition to the board,” added Elisa Maldonado-Holmertz, Secretary and Director of Operations. “She brings the experience, skills and knowledge that will help us communicate and connect with our colleagues to advance their businesses and networks.”
“I am very honored to be elected to the TMDA Board. I’ve been so impressed with their work of nurturing and growing the medical technology and device industry in Texas,” Shepherd said. “I look forward to furthering access to the information, products, process, funding, sponsorship and professionals of our industry.”
Amy joins the existing board which includes members from diverse backgrounds and medical technology experiences. The TMDA’s quarterly meetings feature panelist presentations, networking opportunities and sponsorships.
The next virtual meeting, scheduled for Thursday, July 16th from 2-4 p.m., covers the topic of Design, Development and Design Transfer of a Medical Device. Click here to register. For sponsorship information, contact Sandie Roth at email@example.com.
Founded in 2009 by Austin med tech pioneer, Jack Hart, the Texas Medical Device Alliance (TMDA) supports medical device and biotech entrepreneurs, academia and industry service providers with peer networking, synergy building and sponsorship opportunities. Members of the Central Texas med tech community, including healthcare professionals, investors and IP attorneys, are encouraged to join. Visit http://www.texmda.org for more information.