WINNIPEG, May 8 /CNW/ - Kevin McGarry, Chairman of the Board of Directors
for Intelligent Hospital Systems (IH Systems), announces the appointment of
Dr. Niels Erik Hansen as Chief Executive Officer, effective May 11, 2009.
Prior to the appointment of Dr Hansen, Mr. McGarry held the dual positions of
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer and stewarded its evolution
from a research and development culture into a highly focused global leader in
the supply of robotic innovation for hospital pharmacies.
"Dr. Hansen's skills, abilities and experience in building and growing
industry-leading, global organizations make him an outstanding addition to the
IH Systems team," says Mr. McGarry. He continues, "Dr. Hansen has spent almost
a decade providing overall strategic direction to advanced manufacturing
organizations and will enhance IH Systems capacity to deliver top notch
customer service, continuous product improvement and production efficiencies."
McGarry will be continuing his position as Chairman of the Board and manager
of Western Life Sciences, the largest equity holder in IH Systems. In
addition, he will assist with financing, provide strategic advice for the
development of the IH Systems business plan and oversight for the management
of intellectual property.
Intelligent Hospital Systems (IH Systems) is a medical device company
focused on the design and development of automated solutions for the hospital
environment. For more information, please visit www.intelligenthospitals.com
For further information:
For further information: Kevin McGarry, Chairman of the Board, (204)