Ziemer USA announced the appointment of Brad Hurt to its executive US leadership team as Vice President of Business Development. Mr. Hurt joins Ziemer USA from Bausch + Lomb Surgical, where he was most recently Vice President of US Surgical Sales.
“I couldn’t be more excited to join the Ziemer team,” Mr. Hurt said in a company news release. “Ziemer is known in the industry for its dedication to refractive cataract surgeons, exceptional technologies, and incredible people. The Ziemer US team has done an outstanding job in growing its footprint in the refractive, cataract, and diagnostic markets with the FEMTO LDV Z8 and the Galilei G4. We will accelerate our growth as we introduce new technologies and new education programs to help refractive cataract surgeons grow their practices and focus on offering quality patient outcomes.”
“We are excited to have Brad join the Ziemer team as we expand our product offering and industry partnerships,” said David Bragg, President of Ziemer USA and Canada. “With his depth of experience in sales, business development and marketing within the ophthalmic industry, Brad will play a key role in executing our focused strategy. He will develop business opportunities with new product technologies, industry partners and key strategic accounts.”