DentalEZ®Expands Product Management Team
with Promotion and Additions
Malvern, PA – DentalEZ® announces several changes to its Product Management team. Aggie Pennington recently made the change from Sr. Product Manager, DentalEZ to Sr. Product Manager, StarDental®, Kim Pinegar recently joined the Company as Sr. Product Manager, NevinLabs® and Columbia Dentoform, Kristen Wolf was hired as Sr. Commercial Product Manager, and Mary Alban joined the DentalEZ team as Sr. Product Manager, Equipment & Utilities.
Effective December 21, Aggie Pennington’s focus switched from the DentalEZ category of products to the Company’s StarDental division, where Pennington originally worked after joining DentalEZ nearly four decades ago. A long-time employee, Pennington has held many positions throughout the years. Pennington has a well-rounded working knowledge of all aspects of the Company, and through her seasoned knowledge and strong relationships built throughout her career she has positioned herself as a staple among the dental community.
“Aggie is a long-time veteran of DentalEZ and has held many positions, making her an invaluable Company employee,” remarked Heather Trombley, President and Chief Operating Officer at DentalEZ. “She started her DentalEZ career at StarDental and this shift returns her to her roots where she can focus on the Company’s flagship products and further grow our StarDental brand.”
In addition, effective January 4, 2016, Kim Pinegar joined DentalEZ as Sr. Product Manager, NevinLabs and Columbia Dentoform, and alternates her time between the Company’s Pennsylvania and Chicago locations. Pinegar has many years of marketing and product management experience. Prior to joining DentalEZ, she was employed as Product Marketing Manager at DORMA USA and spent eleven years as Product Manager with DENTSPLY.
“Kim’s experience in both the dental and dental laboratory fields make her an outstanding fit for this position where she will work with both NevinLabs and Columbia Dentoform products,” stated Trombley. “Her expertise will help us refine our strategies and messaging in both product categories and we’re confident that Kim will be a key factor in executing the exciting growth we have planned for these two very important divisions of DentalEZ.”
Kristen Wolf was recently hired on February 9th as Sr. Commercial Project Manager. Wolf brings over a decade of commercial experience to the DentalEZ marketing department. Prior to joining the Company, she led major commercialization initiatives for industry healthcare giants such as Johnson & Johnson, Bayer Healthcare, and Walgreens. She also has experience working in smaller, targeted areas of healthcare such as orthopedics, diabetes, cardiovascular, and other therapeutic areas. Wolf holds an MBA from University of South Carolina and is fluent in Spanish and introductory German. Wolf reports to Bob Senesac, Sr. Director, Marketing for DentalEZ.
“With such a substantial amount of well-rounded experience in the healthcare arena, we are confident that Kristen will have a positive impact on our organization,” remarked Trombley. “We are very pleased that Kristen has a rich background in commercial marketing, holding many roles within a wide variety of healthcare companies. We look forward to a very bright future with Kristen.”
Mary Alban joined the Company on February 8, 2016 as Sr. Product Manager, Equipment & Utilities. Alban holds over a decade of product management experience in the medical device industry, working for companies such as ConMed Linvatec and DePuy Synthes. Alban has been a key driver of product development for targeted medical specialties such as hip arthroscopy, orthopedic implants, and instruments, and has developed and implemented several educational programs for various medical products. Alban graduated from Villanova University, completed a graduate program at West Chester University, and studied Spanish at University of Piura in Peru. Alban reports to Bob Senesac, Sr. Director, Marketing.
“Mary has a rich background of medical product experience, broad industry knowledge, and excellent communication skills,” remarked Trombley. “I have no doubt that, given Mary’s education and professional background, she will continue to be successful in her career here at DentalEZ.”