COSTA MESA, California – 15 March 2011 – IOP Ophthalmics, the premier developer and distributor of specialty surgical technologies for eye surgery, announced today the addition of Pat Tiffany to its expanding surgical sales force.
Pat will represent IOP’s lines in Minnesota, Iowa, northern Wisconsin, South Dakota and North Dakota.
Mr. Tiffany has been dedicated to ophthalmic surgical sales for over 25 years. He began his surgical sales career at Surgidev Corporation in 1986 – thereafter assuming positions at Becton Dickinson, Surgical Specialties Corporation and Kantemar Medical LLC.
Throughout the years, Pat has represented a vast range of ophthalmic surgical lines including Carl Zeiss Surgical Microscopes, Anspach Surgical Drills, Sharpoint Microsurgical and specialty surgical devices and instrumentation.
“We are committed to dramatically building the greater Minneapolis territory,” stated Erik Melling, Director of Sales. “Appointing Pat Tiffany – a proven surgical sales veteran and performer – will be the key. We have never been more excited about our prospects in this key territory.”
Pat resides with his family in Victoria, Minnesota. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from St. Mary’s University in Winona.
About IOP Ophthalmics Founded in 1988, IOP, Inc. develops and commercializes specialized, leading-edge surgical technologies for eye surgery. IOP's purpose is to develop surgical solutions that improve the quality of life for patients, elevate the performance and productivity of eye care professionals, and lower costs to the provider. IOP currently holds leadership positions with surgical devices for oculoplastic surgeries and bio-implant technologies for cornea, anterior and oculoplastic surgeries.