MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ZONARE Medical Systems, Inc., a developer of high-end ultrasound solutions, announced the appointment of Timothy S. Heher as the new Vice President of Finance.
Heher brings to ZONARE more than 25 years of experience in key financial positions within the medical industry, both in ultrasound and healthcare IT. Heher brings direct senior level experience in reducing costs and improving administrative and operational efficiencies at leading organizations, such as Allocade, Siemens and Acuson. At ZONARE, he will direct the company's overall financial operations, including financial planning and analysis, cash management and financial statement preparation.
Prior to joining ZONARE, Heher was the CFO at Allocade, Inc. in Menlo Park, and was responsible for all the finance and accounting activities and key in securing significant funding from VCs. His ultrasound experience includes over 16 years at Siemens Medical Solutions' Ultrasound Division and Acuson for where he assumed responsibilities as Director of Finance overseeing Supply Chain Management, Service, Sales, and Service & Marketing.
"We are very pleased to welcome Tim to the senior management team at this exciting time for ZONARE. With his extensive financial expertise in ultrasound and healthcare IT, Tim brings the ability to develop and improve financial procedures and policies that will scale as we continue to grow and gain market share," said Tim Marcotte, Chief Operating Officer, ZONARE Medical Systems. "I look forward to working with him to take ZONARE to the next level."
Heher earned a bachelor's degree in commerce and finance as well as a MBA with an emphasis in finance and marketing from Santa Clara University.
About the z.one Ultrasound Platform
ZONARE's z.one ultrasound system delivers high-end image quality powered by its proprietary Zone Sonography Technology (ZST). The system's innovative, software-based design and architecture allows continuous performance enhancements and upgrades via software and delivers the highest level of system uptime and customer productivity. The z.one Ultrasound platform delivers premium performance and provides mobility and workflow advantages across a wide range of clinical settings.
About ZONARE Medical Systems, Inc.
ZONARE Medical Systems, Inc., based in Mountain View, Calif, is solely dedicated to ultrasound excellence through its innovative, software-based, next generation technology, and putting customers and employees first. The patented design and architecture of the z.one Ultrasound platform delivers high-end image quality and clinical versatility at unparalleled value. ZONARE's exclusive ultrasound focus resulted in Frost & Sullivan awarding the 2011 North American Technology Innovation Award in Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging Technology to ZONARE. For more information, visit: www.zonare.com.
ZONARE, z.one, and Zone Sonography are trademarks of ZONARE Medical Systems, Inc.
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