VitalPath appoints medtech industry veteran Andrew Holman as CEO


VitalPath CEO Andrew Holman [Image courtesy of LinkedIn]

VitalPath today announced it appointed Andrew Holman as its new CEO.

Holman brings more than 28 years of medical device experience to the complex catheter solution company. He has held numerous leadership roles at contract manufacturers and OEMs. Most recently, he was the chief commercial officer at Prytime Medical Devices, where he helped bring a balloon catheter for the trauma space to market.

“Andrew’s catheter experience in both the OEM and contract manufacturing spaces will serve VitalPath extremely well,” Aliya Khaydarova, a VitalPath board member and managing principal at Inverness Graham, said in a news release. “Andrew brings the kind of customer-first mentality that will benefit VitalPath customers immensely. The combination of this customer-centric leadership and our leading engineering, design-center, and manufacturing cap…

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VitalPath opens new Design Center in Minnesota

VitalPath’s new Design Center [Image courtesy of VitalPath]

VitalPath announced today that it recently opened a new Design Center in the Minneapolis suburb of New Hope.

The Minnesota-based company manufactures custom, highly complex catheter solutions for major medical device companies. It says the new Design Center brings its entire design and prototyping capabilities under one roof in order to accelerate time to market.

As part of the new Design Center, VitalPath is actively hiring. It plans to add 50 engineers and technicians over the next 3 to 5 years.

The Design Center is 28,000 square feet and includes 4,200 square feet of cleanroom space. VitalPath is in the process of expanding its ISO certification to include design and development.

The facility is meant to serve companies in the cardiovascular, electrophysiology, neurovascular, peripheral vascular and structural heart market…

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VitalPath acquires Modern Catheter Technologies

VitalPath announced today that it acquired catheter delivery system developer Modern Catheter Technologies.

The Roseville, Minnesota-based company said in a news release that the acquisition builds upon its acquisition of VitalDyne in March 2021.

Maplewood, Minnesota-based ModernCath’s microcatheter expertise brings added strength to VitalPath’s services in the neurovascular, coronary and peripheral market segments, the company said.

“ModernCath is a strategic addition to expand and scale the VitalPath platform,” VitalPath CEO Randall Sword said in the release. “ModernCath’s strength in the neurovascular and electrophysiology markets complements VitalPath’s expertise in the structural heart and peripheral markets. And their exceptional extrusion capabilities will be a  valuable addition to our strength in laser processing technologies and finished device manufacturing.”

VitalPath said the acquisition will expand its ability to scale, i…

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Catheter & Medical Design and VitalDyne Medical rebrand as VitalPath

Catheter & Medical Design and VitalDyne Medical — makers of complex medical catheter systems — have rebranded under the name VitalPath.

The move comes about five months after CMD’s March 2021 acquisition of VitalDyne.

The Roseville, Minn.–based company also has a new website at VitalPath will exhibit at booth  No. 1714 at MD&M West, Aug. 10-12, 2021 in Anaheim, Calif.

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