Wednesday, March 27, 2013
The Alpharetta company is making a donation in the four medical professional's names.
An Alpharetta company is honoring four GI (Gastroenterology) professionals who were picked as EndoHeroes in 2012. EndoChoice made the announcement through Marketwire in recorgnition of GI Nurses Day. Each EndoHero will have a donation made in their name to the GI society or department they choose. The four recognized by EndoChoice are: Major Joan Davis, RN, Montefiore Medical Center, New York, NY -– serves with U.S. Army Reserve/Army Nurse Corps, including a one-year tour in Iraq, plus community involvement and humanitarian missions. Elise Dorr-Dorynek, BSN, RN, CRRN, CGRN, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA -- Medical Reserve Corps, communication education programs and non-denominational volunteer chaplain. Richard …
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Between GM, EndoChoice and HP, North Fulton could be adding 1,400 jobs.
Corporations have plans to add as many as 1,400 jobs in North Fulton, starting with GM's announcement today that it has purchased the former UPS building in Roswell with plans to open an IT Innovation Center employing 1,000 people. HP announced early this week that it would move its Customer Solution Center to its Alpharetta campus, creating 200 jobs. EndoChoice entered a merger and acquired a company, with plans to hire as well. Al Nash of Progress Partners Atlanta said many of the 200 or so new hires by EndoChoice are expected in Alpharetta. GM IT Innovation Center in Roswell Nash, head of the Greater Chamber of Commerce economic development organization, was at today's news conference during which Gov. Nathan Deal helped GM announce its…
The Alpharetta firm closed on $43 million, merged with Peer Medical Ltd., and then bought a German endoscope manufacturer.
A few days after Alpharetta-based EndoChoice Inc. closed a $43 million fund-raising round, and was part of a merger, it has announced the company has acquired RMS Endoskopie-Technik, an endoscope manufacturer headquartered in Elmshorn, Germany near Hamburg. EndoChoice is a platform-technology company focused on gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy. RMS was founded in 1995 and develops, manufactures and repairs video endoscopes. RMS is aggressively recruiting experienced engineers and technicians to support substantial expansion in the coming months. "We are very proud and pleased to join with EndoChoice, which is one of the fastest growing medtech companies in the world," said Stephan Wieth, president of RMS, in a release from MarketWire. "…
Friday, December 7, 2012
EndoChoice and IPG were named to Inc. Magazine's Hire Power Awards
Two Alpharetta companies are among those ranked in Inc. Magazine's Hire Power Awards, which recognize private businesses that have generated the most jobs in the past three years. EndoChoice, a platform technology company focused on gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy, and IPG, an Implantable Device Benefit Management (DBM) company that handles device coordination, billing, replacement, tracking, and other services for health plans are featured in the inaugural ranking of Inc. Magazine's Hire Power Awards. EndoChoice, which has achieved a three-year growth rate of 1,396%, generated a 300 percent increase in hiring during that time period, placing it among the state's top 10 private business job creators. Inc. has also ranked EndoChoice as No. …
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Here are a few of the jobs we've found locally this week. Send available positions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Laboratory Assistant - EndoChoice - Alpharetta A lab assistant is needed to support the laboratory team members through organization and documenting. Qualified candidates should be able to manage multiple projects at the same time, have a high school diploma or equivalent and prior lab work experience.For more information, check the website. Associate - Panera Bread - Alpharetta The North Point Panera Bread is currently hiring for all positions, including overnight bakers, cashiers, sandwich and salad makers. Applicants will preferably have some retail or food service experience. Some hirees are eligible for 401K, health and vacation benefits. For more information, check the website. Host/Hostess - Red Lobster - Roswell The host or hostess…
Friday, August 24, 2012
Alpharetta companies VDart, EndoChoice and The Pedowitz Group also made it on the magazine's list of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.
Friday, August 24, 2012
UPDATED 3:30 p.m. with more local companies' comments. Edge Solutions of Alpharetta is No. 3 on the Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing private companies in the country. The company's three year growth has been 21,036 percent. Revenue in 2008 was just $103,070, but last year it had ballooned to $21.8 million. Twenty one employees work for the IT services company. It ranks first in its industry on the Inc. magazine list. The company's CEO and cofounder, Julie Ison Haley, is active in the community as well. She was recently named to the brand new Alpharetta Technology Commission that was launched this week. VDart of Alpharetta was the next highest IT company on the list at No. 245. It had 1,467 percent growth from 2008 to 2011, with revenue at…
Thursday, December 15, 2011
EndoChoice claims three companies have infringed on its patent for the Cinchpad.
Thursday, December 15, 2011
An Alpharetta company is suing three other firms on claims they infringed on its patent for Cinchpad, an absorbent pad and impermeable membrane, protecting the work surface and equipment during a gastrointestinal procedure. After surgery, medical staff can use the Cinchpad's drawsting to close it for easy removal. EndoChoice filed a complaint against Austin Medical Inc., AVID Medical Inc. and Cygnus Medical LLC in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, alleging that each defendant makes and/or sells a scope transport pad that infringes EndoChoice's patent.