Cogentix Medical names Darin Hammers president and CEO
Mr. Hammers was also appointed to the Board of Directors of Cogentix. Mr. Hammers had been appointed interim President and Chief Executive Officer in May. Mr. Hammers' experience includes over 25 years of increasing leadership roles in urology sales.
He joined Cogentix Medical predecessor company Uroplasty as Vice President of Global Sales in January 2013 and was promoted to Senior Vice President of Global Sales & Marketing in August 2013.
In January 2016 he was promoted to Chief Operating Officer prior to being named interim President and CEO in May.
Prior to joining Uroplasty, Mr. Hammers was Vice President of Sales for Bard Medical Division of C.R. Bard based in Covington, GA, focused on Urology care products.
Prior to that, Mr. Hammers spent more than 12 years with Boston Scientific in various sales leadership positions in the Urology/Gynecology areas.
He holds a BS in Marketing from the University of Southern Indiana and an MBA from Emory University. ■