- about us
Mark joined the company in February of 2017. Prior to joining Katena, he was the Senior Vice-President and President of the Surgical Technologies division of Medtronic from 1999 through 2016. Mark helped lead Xomed Surgical Products, a market leading otolaryngology device company from 1994-1999. The company led a successful IPO in 1996 then sold to Medtronic in 1999. He also had several senior leadership positions with Stryker, a leading orthopedic company from 1984 to 1994.
Bob became Chief Financial Officer for Katena in April 2017. Most recently Bob was CFO of Laborie Medical Technologies, a Toronto, Ontario based medical device manufacturer. Prior to Laborie, Bob was President and CFO for Bridgeport Tank Trucks, a Texas based oil field services company. Bob has a finance degree from The Ohio State University and an MBA from Case Western Reserve.
Jeff joined Katena in September 2015 as Director of Marketing, assuming the role of Vice-President of Marketing in September of 2018. Prior to joining Katena, Jeff served 13 years as the sales director for the American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (ASCRS), with both sales and marketing responsibilities. Prior to ASCRS, Jeff held sales and marketing positions with several firms outside of the ophthalmic space.
Bryan joined Katena in January 1997. Bryan has held a several senior level positions in both Operations and Quality/Regulatory Affairs. Prior to Katena, Bryan was with Stryker’s Orthopaedics Division (Osteonics). Outside of medical devices, Bryan held a Senior Quality Engineering position in the Aerospace Guidance Systems industry.
Carolyn joined the company in November 2016. Prior to joining Katena, Carolyn was with Zimmer where she was the Director of Advanced Manufacturing for Global Orthopaedic Operations. Prior to Zimmer, Carolyn held various Director roles with Stryker’s Orthopaedic Division including Operations and Supply Chain.