September 13, 2011
John Sperzel Appointed as Chief Executive Officer of ITC
Piscataway, NJ – Sep. 13, 2011 – ITC Nexus Dx, a global provider of Point‐of‐Care testing systems and advanced diagnostic solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of John Sperzel as Chief Executive Officer, reporting to ITC Nexus’ Board of Directors. The appointment is effective on September 6, 2011.
Mr. Sperzel is a dynamic business leader with an outstanding track record of accomplishments. He possesses 24 years experience in the global diagnostics market, including large and small companies, with substantial experience in Point‐of‐Care coagulation and critical care/blood gas testing.
Mr. Sperzel joins ITC Nexus Dx after serving most recently as President of Axis‐Shield Inc., a company focused on Point‐of‐Care immunoassay systems for diabetes, infection, and cardiovascular disease. Previous to that Mr. Sperzel held several leadership positions with Bayer Diagnostics, Instrumentation Laboratory and Boehringer Mannheim Diagnostics (Roche). He currently serves on the New England board of the American Diabetes Association and serves as an advisor to the board of the Diagnostic Marketing Association, where he previously served as President.
Joseph M. Nemmers Jr., Chairman of the Board at ITC Nexus Dx said, “We are delighted to welcome John as CEO. His experience, leadership, and energy will be of great value as we position ITC Nexus for future growth.”
“I am honored to lead ITC Nexus Dx as Chief Executive Officer,” said Sperzel. “We have a history of innovation in Point‐of‐Care testing and our products and services provide unique solutions to customers around the world. The people at ITC Nexus Dx are the cornerstone of our company and we will pursue product quality and innovation, operational excellence and customer satisfaction with passion and focus.”
ITC Nexus Dx (www.itcmed.com) is a global provider of Point‐of‐Care and Near Patient Testing systems and advanced diagnostic solutions. The company is improving patient care by providing the medical community with rapid and reliable information at the point of care, delivering patient information when and where it is needed most.