Prolacta Bioscience Appoints Ellen N. Cushing as Vice President Sales and Marketing
Published: Sep 18, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Prolacta Bioscience, a privately held company that offers the first and only milk fortifier made from 100% human milk for the nutritional needs of premature and critically ill infants, announced today the appointment of Ellen N. Cushing as vice president of sales and marketing. Ms. Cushing is a seasoned medical industry executive, with over two decades of experience in the medical device and health care IT industry. Her experience directing global marketing organizations will carry into her role at Prolacta where she will be responsible for defining global strategies, in addition to daily oversight of sales, marketing, and customer care. Ms. Cushing’s background is extensive, and includes a leadership position for the perinatal business unit at Draeger Medical. As vice president of product management, she managed international marketing efforts focused on global innovation and product life cycle management processes. Ms. Cushing’s previous positions included roles as engineering manager, sales manager, director of the perinatal business unit, and marketing manager for neonatal/pediatric products at Spacelabs Medical, based in Washington.