SURG » Topics » Nominees for Directors to be Re-Elected at the 2008 Annual Meeting for Terms expiring in 2011
This excerpt taken from the SURG DEF 14A filed Nov 17, 2008.
for Directors to be Re-Elected at the 2008 Annual Meeting for
Terms expiring in 2011
Principal Occupation and Other Information
Kurt W. Gampp, Jr.
Kurt W. Gampp, Jr. is the Companys Executive Vice
President and Chief Operating Officer and has served in these
positions and as a director since 2005 when Synergetics, Inc.
merged with Valley Forge Scientific Corp. (Valley
Forge) (now known as Synergetics USA, Inc. or the
Company). Immediately prior to the merger with
Valley Forge, Mr. Gampp served as the Executive Vice President
and Chief Operating Officer of Synergetics, Inc. and had served
in this position since Synergetics, Inc. was founded in 1991.
Mr. Gampp coordinates and supervises the manufacturing of
the Companys products and is in charge of the daily
production operations of the Company.
Jerry L. Malis
Jerry L. Malis is the Companys Executive Vice President
and Chief Scientific Officer and has served in these positions
and as a director since 2005. Immediately prior to the
consummation of the merger with Valley Forge, Dr. Malis
served as Valley Forges Chief Executive Officer, President
and Chairman of the Board of Valley Forge. He has published
over 50 articles in the biological science, electronics and
engineering fields, and has been issued ten United States
patents. Dr. Malis coordinates and supervises the
scientific developments of the Company.