Ottobock has hired Tom Kuelbs as market manager for orthotics and promoted Adam McPherson to US market manager for the company’s microprocessor knee product area, according to a press release.
Kuelbs has a Master’s degree from the Carlson School of Management. He has worked in several senior positions in management for Medtronic, as senior marketing manager for St. Jude Medical, as marketing director for Heartsine Technologies and as an independent business consultant in medical marketing/sales plan development and implementation. In his new position, Kuelbs will develop, implement and manage the orthotics business plan with special focus on the new Orthotronics Mobility System C-Brace.
McPherson has been with Ottobock since 2008 and was formerly the orthotics market manger.