PLC Systems' Chief Financial Officer to Leave Company to Become CEO of Clinquest
FRANKLIN, Mass., April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PLC Systems Inc. (OTCBB: PLCSF), a company focused on innovative medical device technologies, today announced that its Chief Financial Officer, James G. Thomasch, will leave the company effective May 2, 2011, to become Chief Executive Officer at Clinquest, Inc., a privately-held company. PLC's Controller, Karen Raus, will fulfill the financial reporting duties previously handled by Mr. Thomasch upon his departure. Ms. Raus has served as PLC's Corporate Controller since August 1996 and is a certified public accountant.
Said Mark Tauscher, President and CEO, "Jim has been a talented and resourceful partner in our long-standing effort to remake PLC Systems into a new company around our RenalGuard® technology. All of us so appreciate his diligence and acumen as we've faced a variety of challenges over the years. We understand Jim's desire to step into an exciting new leadership role for him at this time in his career, and we wish him all the best."
About PLC Systems Inc.PLC Systems Inc. is a medical technology company specializing in innovative technologies for the cardiac and vascular markets. Headquartered in Franklin, Massachusetts, PLC today focuses on its newest product, RenalGuard, which is approved for sale in the EU as a general fluid balancing device. Additional company information can be found at www.plcmed.com.
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