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MRI Interventions to shutter Memphis plant

March 20, 2015 by Brad Perriello

MRI Interventions says it plans to shutter its Memphis operation, laying off all workers there, as it consolidates in California; appoints ex-Pro-Dex honcho Harold Hurwitz as its new CFO.

MRI Interventions to shutter Memphis plant

MRI Interventions (OTC:MRIC) said it plans to shutter its plant in Memphis in May and lay off all the workers there as the consolidates in Irvine, Calif.

Pyott out after Actavis closes $70B Allergan buyout

March 18, 2015 by Mark Hollmer

Former Allergan CEO David Pyott will not get a seat on the board at Actavis after all, now that their $70 billion merger is done.

Pyott out after Actavis closes $70B Allergan buyout

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Delcath axes inside counsel, pares losses

March 13, 2015 by Mark Hollmer

Delcath Systems has axed its general counsel as part of ongoing restructuring and to focus more resources on clinical development. The company's 2014 results show improved net losses, largely due to cost-cutting.

Delcath axes inside counsel, pares losses

Delcath (NSDQ:DCTH) said it axed its general counsel as part of ongoing restructuring, aiming to focus more financial resources on clinical development programs.

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Seven fatal interviewing mistakes

February 13, 2015 by MassDevice

If you are a candidate, you know that winning an in-person interview is difficult. Each interview is a precious opportunity.

Seven fatal interviewing mistakes

By Mike Travis

Sadly, many candidates make simple missteps that quickly terminate their candidacies. Here are the most common mistakes I've seen in 20 years of executive recruiting:

LifeScience Alley's new chairman is CVRx CTO Kieval

February 11, 2015 by Scott Wooldridge

LifeScience Alley names CVRx chief technology officer Robert Kieval to be its new chairman.

CVRx CTO Kieval is LifeScience Alley's new chairman

LifeScience Alley, the Minneapolis-based trade association of medical device and life science companies, has chosen a new board chair and made other changes to its board of directors.

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Medtech military veterans program MVPVets marks 1 year

February 11, 2015 by Brad Perriello

The MVPVets program to help military veterans find a place in the medical device industry celebrates 1 year, saying it's on track to enroll 5,000 vets by 2018.

Medtech military veterans program marks 1 year

The MVPVets program to help U.S. military veterans find a place in the medical device industry is celebrating its 1st and is on track to enroll 5,000 vets by 2018, the group said today.

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