Management Team

An improvement obsessed Operations Professional with 35+ years of unparalleled experience in Global Medical Device Manufacturing & Distribution.  A substantial portion of Mr. Kennedy’s experience was acquired while growing with the Market Leader, Vital Signs Inc. - a GE Healthcare Company, from the early start up stages through the ultimate achievement as a world leader in disposable Anesthesia and Respiratory supplies.

Having held numerous senior executive positions, Mr. Kennedy’s experience covers Operations, Materials Management, Sourcing, Supply Chain Management, Inventory Control/Warehouse Control, Capacity Management, Logistics, Internal Auditing, and QMS Implementation.

Mr. Kennedy was instrumental throughout the process of the Marquest, Thermadrape, Actar, and Broselow acquisitions and was actively involved in cost savings programs throughout the Global Supply Chain. He played an important role in the integration process of Vital Signs to GE post acquisition in the functions of Sourcing, Supplier Qualification, Systems Integration, and Documentation Control.

Through his career Mr. Kennedy’s focus has been in airway management, primarily single patient use anesthesia, respiratory, and critical care products. 

Mr. Kennedy has a recognized ability to exceed the needs and expectations of this dynamic and demanding business through flexible managerial/leadership abilities, strategic Operations and Supply Chain capabilities, analytical skills, and a world class network of Sourcing contacts in the medical consumables market.
Special training includes Lean, Change Acceleration Process, Employee Health and Safety, Human and Organizational Performance (HOP), and as an Internal ISO 13485 Auditor.

Mr. Kennedy holds a BS in Business Management from Fairleigh Dickinson University.