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June 30, 2011
TUSTIN, Calif., June 30, 2011 – Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc. announced today that Guy Poloni, Ph.D., has been named product manager for the Vantage Titan™ 3T MR system. In his new position, Poloni will develop and implement product marketing strategies and programs for the system, and will play an integral role in the launch of the product, which is currently pending 510(k) clearance.
“Guy’s experience in theoretical physics and sequence development makes him an ideal candidate as we prepare to launch the Vantage Titan 3T, and will help ensure success of the system in the marketplace,” said Stuart Clarkson, director, MR Business Unit, Toshiba.
Prior to joining Toshiba, Poloni worked as Sequence Development Unit Director at Buffalo Neuroimaging Center at The Jacobs Neurological Institute in Buffalo, N.Y. Poloni has received numerous research fellowships and has co-authored multiple articles for medical journals, such as The Neurologist and European Journal of Paediatric Neurology. He holds a doctorate and a master’s degree in theoretical physics and a bachelor’s degree in physics from the University of Milan in Italy.
“Toshiba’s MR business has a strong base and excellent customer satisfaction,” said Poloni. “I look forward to introducing the Vantage Titan 3T and building on Toshiba’s solid industry reputation with another outstanding product.”
With headquarters in Tustin, Calif., Toshiba America Medical Systems markets, sells, distributes and services diagnostic imaging systems, and coordinates clinical diagnostic imaging research for all modalities in the United States. Toshiba Medical Systems Corp., an independent group company of Toshiba Corp., is a global leading provider of diagnostic medical imaging systems and comprehensive medical solutions, such as CT, Cath & EP Labs, X-ray, Ultrasound, MRI and information systems. Toshiba Corp. is a worldwide leader in technology, electronic and electrical products, digital consumer products, electronic devices and components, power systems, industrial and social infrastructure systems and home appliances. Toshiba was founded in 1875 and today operates a global network of more than 742 companies with more than 204,000 employees worldwide and annual sales surpassing $68 billion. For more information, visit Toshiba’s website at www.medical.toshiba.com.