BOTHELL, WA - August 10, 2010 - Sonosite, Inc. (Nasdaq:SONO), the world leader and specialist in bedside ultrasound for the point-of-care, today announced the retirement of Mike Schuh as Chief Financial Officer. Marcus Smith has been appointed as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and will replace Mr. Schuh as he retires from his position.
"I'm incredibly fortunate to have worked with such a visionary company and dedicated leadership team over the last ten years," said Mike Schuh. "Sonosite is truly transforming medicine and will continue to make significant contributions to the healthcare industry with its innovative technology and passionate culture that is focused on improving medicine."
"I want to thank Mike for his many contributions and ten years of dedication, hard work, and excellent service," said Kevin M. Goodwin, Sonosite's President and CEO. "Mike has been instrumental in establishing a successful financial infrastructure and serving as a trusted advisor. We wish him the best of luck in retirement."
A key member of Sonosite's executive team, Mr. Smith joined the company in 2007 as Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Growth Planning. He has since led the successful acquisition of Sonosite's primary care business while he served as Sonosite's Vice President and General Manager of Cardiovascular Disease Management.