Vesta Introduces New Sales Manager in Latin America

FRANKLIN, Wis. (December 1, 2011) — Vesta is pleased to announce the hiring of Mauricio Giron Cortez as our Regional Sales Manager for Latin America and the Caribbean. As a global leader in the medical device contract manufacturing industry, Vesta makes every effort to support our customers’ product development and manufacturing needs in these key regions. We are confident that Mauricio will enhance our efforts in this regard. In Mauricio's new role, he will support Vesta’s full line of precision silicone and thermoplastic extrusion, our comprehensive silicone molding and assembly solutions as well as our new exciting offerings resulting from Vesta’s recent acquisition of SiMatrix: silicone dip molding and silicone sheeting.

Mauricio brings 15 years of professional experience in production, consulting, technical service, and sales. He most recently worked for Bayer representing their line of performance chemicals and engineered plastics to a broad range of industries, including the medical sector. His past employers include Global Chemical, Centro de Gestion Technologica, and Coca Cola. Mauricio has a B.S. in Chemistry and an MBA. Mauricio is a native Costa Rican, residing in Costa Rica, and speaks fluent English and Spanish. Mauricio and the rest of the Vesta team look forward to supporting your medical device contract manufacturing needs, and your efforts to improve patient care.

Over the coming weeks, Mauricio will be reaching out to you to introduce himself and learn about your specific needs, and how best to contribute to your success. He will also be happy to discuss your medical device projects, further describe Vesta capabilities and set up a visit to your site or to one of our facilities.

Mauricio Giron Cortez
Regional Sales Manager for Latin America & the Caribbean
Tel: +506.8840.8508
email: mgiron@vestainc.com

About Vesta

Vesta is an ISO 13485 certified medical device contract manufacturer providing silicone molding, silicone extrusion, thermoplastic extrusion and medical device assembly services. Vesta is recognized for its expertise in medical device design assistance, material selection and compliance to quality standards for optimal medical product development. Molding capabilities include liquid injection, transfer and insert molding of medical silicone. Vesta’s precision solutions utilize thermoplastics and silicone for a wide range of tight-tolerance extrusion applications, with special capabilities in heat shrink tubing, PEEK™ tubing and wound drains. Vesta capitalizes on 40 years of experience in helping the top global innovators launch their products with success. Find more information about medical device outsourcing with Vesta at www.vestainc.com