RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Owens & Minor, Inc. (NYSE:OMI) is pleased to announce the hiring of Mark Zacur as SVP, Chief Procurement Officer. The addition of Zacur highlights Owens & Minor’s commitment to invest in proven industry leaders that can help the company to further expand its capabilities and leverage its differentiated portfolio of leading products and services.
Zacur brings over 20 years of experience in supplier management, including various leadership roles in healthcare distribution and manufacturing. He has also served as a Board Member of The Health Industry Distributors Association (HIDA) since 2012 as well as HIDA’s Board Chairman in 2015. Mark also serves as a Board Member at St. Clair Hospital, a non-profit and independent acute care medical center (a Watson Health Top 100 Hospital and member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network) located in southwestern Pennsylvania.
“Mark brings extensive professional experiences from his prior executive leadership roles,” said Edward A. Pesicka, President & Chief Executive Officer of Owens & Minor. “We recognize that Mark’s expertise and successful track record will be instrumental to growing our business.”
Mark replaces Charlie Colpo, SVP, Strategic Supplier Management, who has been with O&M for 38 years, and will retire in August. Colpo is a long-time leader within the company and the industry. “Thank you, Charlie, for a career dedicated to Owens & Minor and its customers, teammates and shareholders. Your remarkable contributions are a testament to your character. We wish you all the best in your retirement,” offered Pesicka.
About Owens & Minor
Owens & Minor, Inc. (NYSE: OMI) is a global healthcare solutions company with integrated technologies, products, and services aligned to deliver significant and sustained value for healthcare providers and manufacturers across the continuum of care. With 17,000 dedicated teammates serving healthcare industry customers in 90 countries, Owens & Minor helps to reduce total costs across the supply chain by optimizing episode and point-of-care performance, freeing up capital and clinical resources, and managing contracts to optimize financial performance. A FORTUNE 500 company, Owens & Minor was founded in 1882 in Richmond, Virginia, where it remains headquartered today. The company has distribution, production, customer service and sales facilities located across the Asia Pacific region, Europe, Latin America, and North America. For more information about Owens & Minor, visit the web, follow on Twitter, and connect on LinkedIn.