Kevin Phillips Named Vice-President of Marketing and Product Management for Capsule
Andover, MA, June 10, 2014 - Capsule Tech, Inc., the leading global provider of medical device information systems (MDIS), today announced that Kevin Phillips has been named Vice-President of Marketing and Product Management. Mr. Phillips has been with the company for five years, quickly moving from Sales and Business Development Manager, to Director of Business Development and, most recently, Vice President of Product Management. In his new position, Mr. Phillips will report directly to Capsule CEO, Gene Cattarina.
"Through his experience in sales and business development, Kevin has cultivated a unique perspective on the clinical and IT needs of healthcare,” said Mr. Cattarina. “The nurturing of partnerships with numerous healthcare IT providers, along with his client-facing experience has afforded him a well-rounded view of our markets. This expertise, along with his recent leadership role in the launch of our new SmartLinxÔ medical device information system, make him the ideal leader of Capsule’s global marketing and product management team.”
“Executing on our Medical Device Information System product strategy is our priority. We’re committed to helping our customers do more with their device data than just move it to their clinical information system,” said Mr. Phillips. “I’m thrilled to be leading an experienced and extremely talented group that will drive the continued development of our innovative SmartLinx MDIS products and services. Our goal is to advance clinical decision support and patient surveillance, optimize medical device utilization and facilitate clinical research.”
Mr. Phillips has more than 10 years of experience in various roles within the healthcare, medical device and diagnostic industries. His career has been focused on new product development, product marketing, market analysis, strategic alliances, corporate operations, and sales. Mr. Phillips earned a Master of Business Administration from Boston College, Wallace E. Carroll Graduate School of Management.
Capsule is the leading global provider of medical device integration solutions for hospitals and healthcare organizations. Capsule’s SmartLinx Medical Device Information System (MDIS) increases efficiency and improves patient care through the systematic real-time capture of patient vitals at the point-of-care and the delivery of those data to hospital electronic medical records, other information systems and third party mobile solutions. Powerful clinical surveillance and analytical software tools enable alarms and alerts to clinicians of adverse patient conditions, allowing timely patient interventions. Capsule’s solutions are flexible and scalable, offering a variety of deployment options to meet the needs of any healthcare delivery organization. Founded in 1997, the Company has established strong partnerships with leading medical device manufacturers and installed enterprise-wide solutions in over 1,700 hospitals in 37 countries. For more information, visit www.capsuletech.com or call +1 978-482-2337 (US), or +33 1 84 17 12 00 (France).
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