COSTA MESA, California – 18 July 2011 – IOP Ophthalmics, the premier developer and distributor of specialty surgical technologies for eye surgery, announced today the hiring of Mr. Adam Magoun as Director of Marketing. Adam’s new position with the Company commences immediately.
Adam’s highly successful career in the marketing and sales of specialty ophthalmic devices began in 2006. He holds significant and diverse work experience in ophthalmic surgical sales and marketing; web development and design; surgical sales force management; and new media technologies for online education.
Adam will be responsible for: assisting in the design and implementation of the company’s overall annual marketing plan and vision; creating and implementing interactive client relations projects; developing and executing the web platforms; and implementing and managing database efforts.
Comments from Erich Ziegler, Vice President: “Adam has a reputation as a dynamic, energetic, focused, innovative leader. His personality, drive and talents – coupled with his personal goals and aspirations – offer us a very comfortable fit. We are a growing company, with new energies and resources being directed to our marketing and sales efforts. The timing is perfect. We are blessed to have Adam on the team.”
Adam – a native New Englander – was born and raised in Massachusetts. He’s a graduate of the University of Maine. Adam is an avid hiker and fisherman. He and his wife, Cristin, are proud parents of 10-month old son, Aidric. The Magoun family will be relocating to the Denver area by year’s end.
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.