BRIDGEMEDICA HIRES DICARLO AS
DIRECTOR OF TECHNOLOGY

Expanding Company Capabilities Beyond Development and Manufacturing Compliments
Bridgemedica’s Offering To Medical Device OEM’s

Walpole, MA—October 21, 2008

Bridgemedica, LLC (www.bridgemedica.com), a company providing high value innovative concept-to-market services in design, development engineering, sourcing, assembly and distribution of innovative new medical devices, announced today that it has created the position Director of Technology Assessment and has hired Paul DiCarlo a seasoned medical device veteran to fill that role. 

The creation of this position expands the company capabilities beyond standard development and manufacturing. In this role Mr. DiCarlo will work closely with clients to assess their Intellectual Property positions developing an overall technology strategy by evaluating both areas of vulnerability and opportunity resulting in tactical steps to protect and possibly expand the client’s existing technology portfolio. Before joining Bridgemedica DiCarlo has accumulated 21 years in the medical device industry with the last seven (7) years spent assessing technologies and leveraging what he discovered into numerous business opportunities in various groups within the endosurgery business unit of Boston Scientific. DiCarlo exploited technologies in a variety of areas including vascular, vascular access, biopsy, oncology, RF ablation, urology, gynecology and endoscopy. DiCarlo has accumulated 33 issued US patents and has 49 US patents pending. Mr. DiCarlo received his Bachelors of Technology degree in electromechanical computer technology from the New York Institute of Technology.

“The addition of this position aligns with the company’s strategy of being a single source contract development engineering and manufacturing outsourcing partner, while continuing to build on our existing infrastructure,” commented Robert E. Pelletier, President of Bridgemedica.

Bridgemedica, located in a 20,000 square foot facility in Walpole Massachusetts is a team of medical device professionals with the capabilities to bring expertise to the entire development process. Whether working with customers to commercialize new technologies or improve existing devices, Bridgemedica innovates new solutions that allow for improved care and better economics for both OEMs and patients. The company’s core competencies include fully integrated services in design, development engineering as well as sourcing, U.S. assembly, packaging and distribution. 

The Bridgemedica facility will accommodate assembly and packaging of electro/mechanical capital medical devices as well as assembly and packaging of sterile and non-sterile medical disposables. 

Experience is our trademark. Expertise is our forte.

Bridgemedica…We get you there.

Bridgemedica provides high value innovative concept-to-supply services in design, development engineering, sourcing, assembly, packaging services and distribution specializing in capital and disposable medical devices and instruments. Bridgemedica partners with its customers helping them bridge the milestones of the medical device development process eliminating hand-offs, accelerating a product’s time to market and yielding earlier revenue realization. In addition, the company offers design control, compliance related documentation tracking, and global sourcing of components and subassemblies. Bridgemedica is located in Walpole, Massachusetts.


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