For Immediate Release Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
August 1, 2011
TUSTIN, Calif., Aug. 1, 2011 – Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc. announced today that Scott Goodwin has been named vice president, Sales. In this role, Goodwin will oversee CT, MR, X-ray/vascular and ultrasound sales field operations, sales and customer training and applications.
“Scott has an excellent record in the diagnostic imaging market and brings strong experience to Toshiba,” said Don Fowler, general manager and senior vice president, Toshiba. “With his multi-modality, multi-channel sales distribution background and record of sales achievement, I am confident he is an executive who can provide the sales leadership and drive required to help Toshiba achieve its business goals.”
Goodwin joins Toshiba after two years with Philips Healthcare as general manager, Nuclear Medicine Business. Prior to that, he worked for Siemens Medical Solutions as general manager, Western Zone Sales, where he grew market share in that zone by 8 percent. During his nearly 20 years at Siemens, Goodwin held the positions of vice president, CT Business Management; national sales director, PET/CT systems; as well as several other sales related positions.
With headquarters in Tustin, Calif., Toshiba America Medical Systems (TAMS) markets, sells, distributes and services diagnostic imaging systems, and coordinates clinical diagnostic imaging research for all modalities in the United States. For more information, visit the TAMS website at www.medical.toshiba.com.
Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation is a leading worldwide provider of medical diagnostic imaging systems and comprehensive medical solutions, such as CT, X-ray and vascular, ultrasound, nuclear medicine, and MRI systems, as well as information systems for medical institutions. Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation has been providing medical products for over 80 years. Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Toshiba.
Toshiba is a diversified manufacturer and marketer of advanced electronic and electrical products, spanning digital products, such as LCD TVs, notebook PCs and hard disc drives; electronic devices and components, such as semiconductors; social infrastructure systems, including power generation systems, and home appliances. Toshiba was founded in 1875, and today operates a global network of more than 490 companies, with 203,000 employees worldwide and annual sales surpassing 6.3 trillion yen (US$77 billion).