Midmark Announces Changes to Executive Leadership Team

Dayton, OH
DAYTON, Ohio, Jan. 2, 2018 — Midmark Corp. today announced the promotion of three executive team members. The organizational decision supports the company’s continued focus on customers and its strategy of bringing clinical space expertise, technology and workflow solutions together to enrich the point of care experience for patients and caregivers. Effective Jan. 1, 2018, Eric Shirley has been promoted to chief commercial officer (CCO), Mike Walker has been promoted to chief operations officer (COO) and Jon Wells has been promoted to vice president of marketing.

Starting his career with Midmark in 2004, Eric Shirley most recently held the title of vice president and general manager of the dental and animal health divisions. His attention to these markets has helped Midmark grow the businesses by delivering winning solutions to its dental and veterinary professionals and patients. In his new role, Shirley is responsible for overseeing all marketing and sales functions for the company, exclusive of Midmark India.

Mike Walker has been with Midmark since 1986. He has held a variety of positions at Midmark and most recently served as our vice president and general manager of the medical division. Walker’s array of experiences within the company has given him a broad understanding of Midmark’s business and processes which will serve him well in his new role. He will lead the manufacturing, engineering and quality teams as well as research and development.

Jon Wells joined Midmark in 1990. His most recent position was vice president, medical marketing. Wells’ performance in this role has demonstrated his exceptional marketing acumen that the company will now leverage across all of the markets Midmark serves (medical, dental and animal health).

John Baumann, president and CEO, shares, “We continue to grow the company by anticipating and meeting the needs of our customers. These three teammates have been instrumental in doing that. I am eager to see the impact they will make in their new roles at Midmark—not just for our business but for the industry at large.”

Shirley 1
Eric Shirley, Chief Commercial Officer

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Mike Walker, Chief Operations Officer

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Jon Wells, Vice President of Marketing

About Midmark 
Midmark Corporation, a privately held company, founded in 1915, is a leading provider of medical, dental and veterinary equipment and technologies. Our more than 1,700 teammates worldwide are passionate and courageous leaders focused on making a positive difference in the lives we touch by improving the experience between patients and their caregivers. Headquartered in Dayton, Ohio, Midmark maintains production and administrative offices in Versailles, Ohio. Midmark has six other locations in the United States as well as a number of subsidiaries in the United States, including Versus Technology, Inc. Midmark also maintains international subsidiaries in India, Italy and the United Kingdom. To learn more about Midmark, visit midmark.com.

Susan Kaiser
Media and Communications Manager
Midmark Corporation
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