Verathon Inc. Appoints Michael Walters As Vice President of Human Resources
July 29, 2011 (Bothell, WA) – Verathon® Inc., a leading manufacturer and marketer of imaging and respiratory medical device solutions, announced today the appointment of Michael Walters to a newly created role as Vice President of Human Resources.
Michael’s responsibilities will include a focus on worldwide strategic HR issues, as well as running the day-to-day HR department.
Michael is an accomplished human resources executive who has held leadership roles at Microsoft, The Nielsen Company, and several other companies in the media and services industries. His strategic thinking and HR experience will help expand the business into new geographies and new categories of medical devices.
Prior to joining Verathon, Michael was the Senior Human Resources Manager at Microsoft’s Windows Phone Division in Redmond, Washington. In addition, his academic work experience includes instructing at UCLA and University of Washington business school extension programs. He holds an MBA from Loyola Marymount University and a BA in Psychology from UCLA.
Verathon is a global medical device company focused on supporting customers by being their trusted partner, delivering high-quality products that endure over time and ensure clinical and economic utility. Two areas where Verathon has significantly impacted patient care, and become the market leader in each, are bladder volume measurement and airway management. The company’s BladderScan portable ultrasound and GlideScope video laryngoscopy systems effectively address unmet needs for healthcare providers and meaningfully raise the standard of care for patients. Verathon, a subsidiary of Roper Technologies, is headquartered in Bothell, Washington, and has international subsidiaries in Canada, Europe and Asia. For more information, please visit www.verathon.com.
About Roper Technologies
Roper Technologies is a diversified technology company and is a constituent of the S&P 500, Fortune 1000, and the Russell 1000 indices. Roper provides engineered products and solutions for global niche markets, including software information networks, medical, water, energy, and transportation. Additional information about Roper is available on the company’s website at www.ropertech.com.
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