IMRIS, Deerfield Imaging appoints Robert C. Korn as Senior Vice President – Global Sales and Marketing

Minneapolis, Minn., March 10, 2017 – IMRIS, Deerfield Imaging, the global leader in intraoperative imaging, today announced that its board of directors has appointed Robert C. Korn as Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing effective April 3, 2017.

With more than 25 years of experience in the Health Care Industry focused in medical device sales and marketing, Korn is a highly distinguished leader with a track record of successfully growing companies and market share while cultivating long-term relationships with healthcare customers and partners. He has an impressive background in developing and implementing best-in-class sales and marketing strategies for both Fortune 500 and start-up companies. Korn joins IMRIS from MRI Interventions, Inc. where he was accountable for all sales and clinical activities in the United States and successfully increased revenue and account installation base for their flagship product, a MRI guided navigation system that enables numerous clinical interventions in the cranial based neurosurgical arena.

“The IMRIS Board and I are thrilled to have Rob join the company,” said Andrew Flanagan, IMRIS’ President and CEO. “Based on the high growth rate and strong financial performance of our IMRIS business today, Rob will bring broad experience and expertise to help drive our strategic initiatives and expand our global footprint in the marketplace.”

“Through several years of experience in the intraoperative surgery space, I’ve always been impressed with the benefits and value that IMRIS provides its world renowned customers and patients. I am extremely enthusiastic about joining the IMRIS team to help continue to grow the company and provide distinguished value to leading neurosurgical centers throughout the world,” said Korn.

About IMRIS, Deerfield Imaging

As a leader in image guided therapy solutions, IMRIS, Deerfield Imaging provide optimized fully integrated image-guided therapy environments that serve to address the important needs of patients, clinicians and hospitals by delivering timely information on surgical targets and results to clinicians for use during surgical or interventional procedures. The IMRIS® Surgical Theatre incorporates MRI, CT and angiography into multi-purpose surgical suites to provide advanced intraoperative imaging directly in operating rooms. IMRIS products are sold globally to hospitals in the neurosurgical, spinal, cardiovascular, and orthopedic markets.

For more information, call +1.763.203.6300, email info@imris.com or visit www.imris.com.

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