Columbia City-based Solstice Medical LLC has named Todd Melioris chief executive officer. He had been with health care technology startup Solstice Medical founder and former CEO Daniel Sands will remain executive chairman and serve as chief strategy officer. February 4, 2014

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COLUMBIA CITY, IN – (February 4, 2014) Solstice Medical (Solstice), a leading provider of advanced surgical supply chain (SSC) software solutions for the healthcare industry, announced today new company leadership and growth plans.

Daniel Sands, Solstice Medical’s Founder and current CEO announced that new CEO, Todd Melioris, will lead the company. Sands will remain Executive Chairman of the Board and focus on strategic growth initiatives, and will continue daily involvement as Chief Strategy Officer.

Todd Melioris has a 19-year proven track record of successfully leading technology start-ups, emerging growth, middle market and public companies in a wide variety of industries, including Healthcare. He served as the CEO of the National Healthcare Council. A former McKesson Corporation executive, Todd most recently grew from start-up to Healthcare’s leading CRM SaaS while achieving the Red Herring Top 100 Global Award. Todd was a co-founder of Client Server Solutions, which he grew from start-up to global reach, that led to a successful IPO of the company’s stock. Todd graduated with a B.S. in Mathematics concentrated in Computer Science from the State University of New York College at Cortland and earned his Masters degree in Mathematics from Georgia State University.

“Bringing Todd Melioris to the Solstice leadership team marks a significant milestone in our company’s history. Todd’s experience in leading fast growing software technology companies is impressive, and everyone at Solstice is pleased that he will be leading the execution of our growth plans,” stated Sands. “Todd brings the right combination of strategic insight, financial acumen and proven growth experience that will propel Solstice to the next level,” continued Sands.

Leveraging its RFID pedigree, Solstice has transformed itself into a leading healthcare business intelligence company. Currently the award-winning company holds (5) five U.S patents and (2) two European patents and is poised for explosive growth in the health information technology (HIT) and software sector.

“I am privileged to be a part of the Solstice team. They are leading the charge in surgical supply chain software solutions that delivers actionable business intelligence that ultimately reduces cost, while increasing procedure revenue and increases both patient and provider satisfaction scores,” said Melioris. “Solstice is already a market leader in offering these solutions to large integrated delivery networks (IDN’s) in the Midwest and is poised for even more significant growth in the next few years,” continued Melioris.

About Solstice Medical LLC

Solstice Medical is committed to transforming the healthcare supply chain by providing customers with a unified surgical supply chain platform. Through real-time business intelligence and embedded workflows, Solstice helps to reduce costs, optimize resource use and increase procedure revenue.

In 2008, Solstice Medical was named “Innovator of the Year” by the Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly, and in 2010, the Indiana Economic Development Corporation named Solstice Medical one of Indiana’s “Companies to Watch.” For more information visit the company’s website at www.solsticemedical.comSource: Solstice Medical LLC

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