Orthocare Innovations, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, has appointed Stephen Jacobs as vice president of sales and marketing, a new position in the company. He joins Orthocare from Checkpoint Surgical, Cleveland, Ohio, where he served as vice president of sales and as a member of the company’s senior management team.
Jacobs brings more than 22 years of experience in the healthcare industry, with a focus in the bioscience and medical device sectors. His career includes sales, sales management and business development assignments with three Fortune 100 companies.
Jacobs received a bachelor of science degree in biological sciences from Franklin Pierce University, Rindge, New Hampshire.
Orthocare Innovations has also promoted two members of its management team to new leadership positions within the company. David Adams has been named chief operating officer and Adam Arabian, PhD, PE, has been appointed as director of product development.
“The promotion of Dave and Adam, along with the addition of our new VP of sales and marketing, rounds out Orthocare’s executive leadership as we complete the transition from a research-oriented company to a commercialization-focused one…,” said Orthocare CEO Doug McCormack.