Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President
Mr. Susi is the founder of our Company and has served as our Chief Executive Officer and President and a director from inception. He has over 25 years of management experience in the medical device industry, including as a founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Invivo Research Inc., a medical device company and the predecessor to Invivo Corporation, which established MRI–safe patient monitoring.
Mr. Susi served as a director of Invivo Corporation from 1998 through 2000 and as President of Invivo Research Inc. from 1979 through 1998. Mr. Susi is a biomedical engineer and received a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from Case Western Reserve University in 1977.
We believe Mr. Susi's extensive experience in the medical device industry and intimate knowledge of our Company as one of our founders qualify him to serve on our Board of Directors.
Chief Financial Officer and Secretary
Mr. Scott has served as our Chief Financial Officer since December 2013. Mr. Scott has extensive experience in finance and accounting. Mr. Scott held a management position at Darden Restaurants, Inc. from 2010 to 2013, where he provided accounting and reporting oversight.
From 2002 to 2010, Mr. Scott served as an auditor and senior manager at KPMG LLP. Mr. Scott received a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Central Florida in 2002.
Executive Vice president of Worldwide Sales and Marketing
Mr. Johnson has served as our Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing since 2012. From 2009 to 2011, Mr. Johnson was the Vice President of Sales and Marketing at HyGreen Inc., which provides hygiene compliance systems for acute care facilities. Mr. Johnson was responsible for leading and executing HyGreen's commercialization strategy.
From 1996 to 2007, Mr. Johnson was the Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing at Invivo Corporation where he was responsible for leading Invivo's sales and marketing strategies.
Mr. Johnson received a B.S. in Business Administration and Finance from San Diego State University in 1982.
Chief Operating Officer
Prior to joining Iradimed as Chief Operating Officer, Mr. McCreery was a tenured professor in operations and innovation at North Carolina State University’s College of Management. At NC State University, he worked with a wide variety of organizations – from start-ups to multinational firms – in operational excellence, innovation management, and leadership development initiatives.
Mr. McCreery has also served as Director of a cross-continent US-Europe-China graduate program in global innovation management. Prior to joining NC State, Mr. McCreery held roles in engineering, manufacturing, IT systems consulting, and company leadership, including Chief Operating Officer at Invivo Research.
Mr. McCreery received his undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering, with Honors, from Case Western Reserve University, an MBA from the University of Michigan, and a Ph.D. in operations management from Ohio State University.
Mr. Casey has served as our Vice President of Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs since 2004. Mr. Casey is a biomedical engineer with more than 30 years of experience in the medical device field as a regulatory professional for large and medium sized companies.
His experience includes generating and/or obtaining FDA 510(k) clearances for over 50 Class II and III medical devices, including infusion products, and establishing ISO and FDA quality assurance systems. Mr. Casey brings to our Company more than 20 years of MRI compatible product experience.
Mr. Casey received a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from Temple University in 1978.
Vice President of Regulatory and Quality Assurance
Vice President of Manufacturing
Mr. Nardi has served as our Vice President of Manufacturing since 2013. Mr. Nardi possesses over 25 years of engineering experience in the medical device industry, including senior management and principal engineer roles.
Mr. Nardi received a B.S. in Engineering Technology from Northeastern University Boston in 2003 and an M.S. in Technology Commercialization from Northeastern University Boston in 2010.
Mr. Waldman has served as our Controller since 2005. Mr. Waldman brings more than 25 years of professional accounting experience in the medical device and oil refining industries. Mr. Waldman previously served as controller and VP of Finance at Invivo Research Inc. before joining us in 2005.
Mr. Waldman received a B.S. in Accounting from Case Western Reserve University in 1977.