Shawn McCarthy traded his vice president role at AngioDynamics Inc. (NSDQ:ANGO) for the corner office at Tryton Medical Inc., assuming the president and CEO spot at the Durham, N.C.-based stent maker.
McCarthy was senior vice president and general manager of AngioDynamics’ vascular and oncology surgery business units. AngioDynamics reported $12.3 million in net income on $216 million in sales last year. Tryton is a much smaller operation, posting $1.7 million to the top line in 2010.
Before AngioDynamics, McCarthy served as worldwide vice president of marketing for Cordis Corp., a division of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ).
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