Wednesday, December 14, 2011
ZOMM Adds Chief Medical Officer
Tulsa, OK, December 14, 2011 --(PR.com)-- ZOMM, LLC (www.zomm.com), a global technology company and developer of the world’s first Wireless Leash for cell phones, announces Dr. Stephen Gawey, M.D. as Chief Medical Officer. As ZOMM further expands its reach to the emergency response and personal security markets in 2012, Dr. Gawey will serve as ZOMM’s ultimate authority on medical issues. A key link between ZOMM and the healthcare community, Dr. Gawey will be responsible for ensuring compliant policies and directives, while also providing insight into the most important personal health issues facing consumers around the globe.
“We plan to increase our product line to emphasize personal safety in 2012, representing a new wave of technology designed to create amazing value for consumers,” said Henry Penix, CEO of ZOMM, LLC. “Dr. Gawey’s experience will help us gain the much-needed clinical expertise for ZOMM to move forward as a mobile security and safety leader.”
Dr. Gawey currently serves as Chief Resident and Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Oklahoma, School of Medicine and as both the Medical Director and acting staff physician at St. John Medical Center in Tulsa. At St. John, Dr. Gawey is responsible for developing, training and implementing policies and best practices as Medical Director of St. John’s Cardiac Rehabilitation, Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Healthy Lifestyles and Executive Center.
Recognized for his outstanding leadership, ethics and medical expertise, Dr. Gawey is a three-time winner of the Best Doctor Award - voted by peers - and was recently honored with the Best Doctors® in America Award for 2011-2012.
In addition, he is part of the MDVIP network, an innovative doctor-patient network of roughly 500 chosen physicians nationwide, focusing on personalized patient care and long-term wellness.
“After meeting the ZOMM team, there is no denying the accelerated growth and passion of the organization,” said Dr. Gawey. “ZOMM is primed to be a major player in the mobile health category, and I’m eager to offer my experience and insight to further propel the company.”
ZOMM created the world’s first Wireless Leash for cell phones in 2010 and has been rapidly expanding its product line, global presence and technology applications since winning its best of innovations award at the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show. The company will be introducing its new product line, a recipient of three innovation awards, at CES 2012, booth 2830 in the North Hall. For more information about ZOMM, visit zomm.com.
About ZOMM, LLC
ZOMM, LLC is a global technology company that enhances lives through technology. Its first product, ZOMM Wireless Leash, won a Best of Innovations award at the 2010 Consumer Electronic Show and was one of two finalists for the 2011 Bluetooth SIG’s best of CES Award. Its executive team includes legendary seasoned leaders in business, technology, marketing and finance. ZOMM’s mission to enhance lives through technology is now being realized as new products and services are introduced to the world. For more information about ZOMM, please visit www.zomm.com.