Posted: September 11, 2018
Edited by Dentaltown staff
ROSELLE, Ill.—Edwin J. McDonough was appointed the president of Planmeca USA, effective Sept. 10. He will lead the Planmeca subsidiary in North America, which is the most significant market for the Planmeca Group. McDonough joins Planmeca from McDonough Medical Products Corporation, where he served as chief executive officer. He has experience leading and developing several health care technology corporations, such as Progeny and Gendex, both specializing in dental imaging equipment.
“I’m excited for the opportunity to be part of the success story of Planmeca. I share Planmeca’s passion for innovation and strong commitment to R&D and look forward to bringing my own input to the company. I’m confident my entrepreneurial background and strategic focus will help me to succeed in this important position and continue to grow Planmeca USA,” said McDonough.
“Through decades of experience in health technology, Ed McDonough has a thorough understanding of the North American health care technology market and brings valuable insight into the company. Being a true professional in strategic leadership and business planning, he will strengthen the management team of Planmeca in the United States and will help take the business to the next level,” said Heikki Kyöstilä, president and founder of Planmeca Group.