LEXINGTON, Ky., July 8 BridgePoint Medical, LLC, anindependently owned prosthetic and orthotic company, today announced thatJoseph F. Hallow, III has been elected to serve on its Board of Directors. Mr.Hallow currently serves as president of Bissell Hotels in Charlotte, NorthCarolina. As president and chief operating officer of Bissell Hotels, he isresponsible for the oversight and management of multiple hotels including thecompany's flagship hotel, the Mobil Four-Star, AAA Four-Diamond BallantyneResort.
Prior to joining the Bissell Family of Companies, Mr. Hallow spent elevenyears in the medical device industry with Boston Scientific. He had multipleroles within his career at Boston Scientific with his last as aDirector/Division Manager. He is also very active within the Charlotte regionserving on multiple philanthropic and civic boards.
"I have watched the growth of BridgePoint Medical, and I am impressed withtheir unique understanding of the future of the orthotic and prosthetic fieldof healthcare as well as the growth potential of the segment," stated Mr.Hallow. "I believe their model of partnering with existingowners/practitioners will enable the practitioner to spend more time withpatients and referral sources offering better service and outcomes."
"We are thrilled to have someone of Joe's caliber serve on our board,"stated Clint McKinley, President and CEO of BridgePoint Medical. "His medicaland management background will prove to be an invaluable resource for us."
Other directors of BridgePoint Medical include Mr. McKinley, James M.Clifton, Jr., COO of BridgePoint Medical and David C. Fogg, former presidentand senior vice president of Tempur-Pedic Mattresses.
About BridgePoint Medical
BridgePoint Medical, an independently owned prosthetic and orthoticcompany based in Lexington, Kentucky, was formed in 2004 and operatesprosthetic and orthotic healthcare facilities in Kentucky and North Carolina.BridgePoint Medical partners with prosthetic and orthotic practices providingadministrative support and marketing programs that dramatically reduce nonpatient related functions for the facility, while growing top line revenuesthrough operational improvement. For more information see their web site athttp://www.bp-medical.com.
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