27 Aug 14
Ergodyne Announces New Chief Financial Officer and VP of Finance
St. Paul, Minn. (August 27, 2014) – Ergodyne has announced today the addition of Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance, Sue Horvath. Horvath brings over thirty years of Finance and Operations experience to Ergodyne, most recently serving as Chief Financial Officer for two privately held companies in the medical device and medical technology space.
“I am proud to be joining Ergodyne as VP and CFO,” said Horvath. “I have joined an organization that has been well managed through exceptional growth and a team that is strong, professional, smart and fun.”
Horvath is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) and Certified Management Accountant. She received her BS in Accounting from the University of Illinois. Her experience includes serving in various accounting and auditing roles with Coopers & Lybrand (now PWC) and Pillsbury, and leading the non-domestic Breathe Right Nasal Strip business as the Vice President of International at CNS, Inc. Horvath’s most recent positions included Chief Financial Officer and VP of Operations for a privately held medical device company and CFO and VP of Human Resources for a local medical technology company. For the past four years, Sue has also served as a Board member and Treasurer for a local non-profit, Community Shares of MN.
“The experience and know-how Sue brings to Ergodyne is rock solid; we are looking forward to having her on our team and helping us grow,” said Tom Votel, president and CEO, Ergodyne. “We couldn’t be more excited to have her.”
Since 1983, Ergodyne has pioneered the development of products that Make The Workplace A Betterplace™. What started with just one product has grown into a line of top flight, battle-tested, Tenacious Work Gear®; all precision crafted to provide protection, promote prevention and manage the elements for workers on jobsites the world over. The current lineup is extensive and constantly growing: ProFlex® Hand Protection, ProFlex® Knee Pads, ProFlex® Supports, Skullerz® Head Protection, Skullerz® Eye Protection, Trex™ Footwear Accessories, Chill-Its® Cooling Products, N-Ferno® Warming Products, GloWear® Hi-Vis Apparel, Squids® Lanyards, Arsenal® Gear and Tool Storage and SHAX® Portable Work Shelters.