PDC Appoints Robert Holmes as Director, Global Regulatory Affairs/Quality Assurance
San Fernando, CA (April 25, 2008) - Precision Dynamics Corporation (PDC), the global leader in automatic wristband identification, announces the appointment of Robert Holmes as Director, Global Regulatory Affairs/Quality Assurance. In his new position, Holmes will lead the department administering and developing the improvement of process and product quality. He will establish and implement a quality system applicable to regulatory standards, and also provide oversight of the QA laboratory, document control, and environmental health programs.
Holmes brings over 20 years of experience in regulatory affairs, operations activities and quality assurance. Before joining PDC, he held positions with increasing responsibility in various areas including Director of Quality and Technical Operations, Director of Manufacturing and most recently as Director of Manufacturing Services for JBL Professional. In this capacity, Holmes was responsible for Quality, Manufacturing Services and Facilities at Harman’s corporate headquarters in Northridge, CA.
“Robert’s experience in senior quality and regulatory roles will be a great asset to PDC,” says Gary Hutchinson, president and CEO of Precision Dynamics Corporation. “His addition represents PDC’s continuing commitment to ongoing quality assurance programs, to our relationship with regulatory agencies, and to meeting our product development milestones. His expertise will help strengthen and develop our global enterprises which are key elements of PDC’s long-term growth.”
Holmes holds a Bachelors degree from California State University and an MBA from the University of Phoenix. He also has earned his certification in Total Quality Management from San Diego State University and he is a Certified ISO Lead Auditor.
About PDC ... Your Partner in Patient Safety™
For over 50 years, PDC has been the pioneer in patient safety through positive identification systems and other healthcare products. The company delivers quality wristband solutions that help protect millions of patients against medical errors, while preventing millions more in associated costs. PDC developed the first single-piece patient wristband, the first bar code wristband system, and the first Smart Band® RFID wristband system. For more information on PDC’s Healthcare products, visit www.pdcorp.com/healthcare.
PDC also produces wristband systems for the leisure and entertainment and law enforcement markets, including non-transferable VIP Band® wristbands in multiple colors and materials, and advanced Smart Band® RFID wristbands for cashless point of sale, keyless door entry, and access control and security. The company is committed to 100% quality in service, design, and manufacturing and has ISO-9001: 2000 and ISO-13485: 2003 certification. For more information, visit www.pdcorp.com.
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