JAMY GANNOE | Chief Technology Officer
JAMES YOUNG KIM | Global Vice President of Sales and Marketing
DENNIS TISZA | Vice President of U.S. Sales
Eric Timko has over 25 years of experience in the medical industry. Most recently, he was President and CEO of Blue Belt Technologies, which was acquired by Smith and Nephew in January of 2016. Eric joined Blue Belt in August 2011 and lead the company from development stage to a commercially driven organization achieving over $10 million in revenues in its first full year of commercialization.
Prior to joining Blue Belt, Eric served as President and CEO of NeuroVasx, Inc., President of Carl Zeiss Surgical, Inc., and as Vice President of Siemens Medical Systems, Inc.
Eric possesses a proven track record in building an effective and profitable organization and brings vast experience in medical technologies at both the start-up and commercial stages and across many specialties such as orthopaedics, neurosurgery, and ophthalmology. He also serves on the Boards of XTANT Medical and the Minnesota Chapter of Folds of Honor.
Jamy Gannoe has 25 years of medical device experience with significant start-up and early stage company expertise. Jamy’s career includes assignments in orthopedic, cardiac, endoscopic and general surgery. Prior to joining OrthAlign, Jamy co-founded and served as CEO/CTO for Extremity Medical. Earlier, Jamy held executive and technical leadership positions for Blackstone Medical (Orthofix Spine), Satiety, Heartport, and Brimfield Precision. Jamy holds degree in Mechanical/Biomedical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Jamy is happily married and proud father of two sons.
James Kim has over 12 years of strategic marketing and sales experience in the medical and healthcare industry, responsible for strategic planning, product and brand management, product development, and multiple launch and commercialization assignments. Prior to joining OrthAlign in October 2013, James served in key marketing roles with Allergan, CareFusion, and Johnson & Johnson, successfully managing the Natrelle®, Pyxis®, and OneTouch® brands, respectively. James received an MBA from the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business.
Dennis Tisza has over 25 years of sales and management experience in both early stage and highly developed medical device companies. Holding leadership positions with Baxter, Biomet, OrthoHelix, Tornier, and most recently Smith & Nephew, Dennis brings a strong record of success and significant experience leading direct and indirect organizations, ensuring continued growth and achieving corporate objectives. Dennis holds a BS in Marketing and Management from Park University and is a former member of the United States Air Force.