MINNEAPOLIS -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Advanced Circulatory, makers of multiple medical devices and the pioneer of Perfusion on DemandTM therapy, has added Roger W. Heegaard to its Board of Directors.
Heegaard brings broad strategic experience leading business operations and corporate legal affairs to companies from start-ups and early-stage to mature businesses, and has also served on multiple boards of directors. He currently serves as President / CEO / General Counsel for Terras Iradient, Inc., a holding company and medical device incubator and accelerator. He has founded and sold, spun off or merged numerous medical device companies including Exos Corporation and Medtreo Inc, as well as HomeStyles Publishing, Inc. He is based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
“Roger’s wealth of experience with helping medical device companies attain the next level of success will be a vital part of our next stage of growth,” commented Mike Black, Advanced Circulatory’s CEO and Director.
Advanced Circulatory is the pioneer of a novel technology platform called Perfusion on Demand™ - a therapy with far-reaching implications for multiple medical conditions. This non-invasive therapy increases circulation, protecting the heart, brain and other vital organs when blood flow is compromised, giving rescuers, clinicians and caregivers the potential to return patients to a full life after severe medical emergencies. The company manufactures and markets the ResQPOD® and the ResQGARD® Impedance Threshold Devices, which are sold in over 25 countries worldwide.