Topcon Medical Systems has announced the appointment of Corey Nielson to the position of Vice President of Sales. Corey succeeds Al Brooks, who will remain Senior Vice President and will assume Global Strategic Sales responsibilities for Topcon. Both Corey and Al will report to John Fujita, President of Topcon Medical Systems.
Corey has over 15 years of solid sales experience in the ophthalmic device industry. He has worked as a sales consultant and regional sales manager for Zeiss Meditec and Topcon. In 2012, Corey was appointed to the position of Director of Corporate Sales for Topcon and then promoted to Senior Director in 2014. During his tenure as Senior Director of Corporate Sales, Corey was responsible for a 120% growth in revenue in the corporate and government sales channels.
“I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Corey Nielson to the position of VP of Sales. Corey possesses the unique combination of in-depth product knowledge, excellent business relationship and team building skills, and top-notch sales strategy and tactical business planning. He has proven that he has the skills and the vision necessary to take Topcon Medical Systems to the next level," John Fujita, President of Topcon Medical Systems, said in a company news release. "I look forward to working with him as we position Topcon Medical Systems for continued growth in the future. It is also an excellent reflection of TMS’ recent sales success to have Al appointed to take on an expanded strategic role in our global organization."