People and places: BioScrip, RemZzzs, Laboratory Tactical Consulting
Ryan McDevitt has joined Anna McDevitt at Laboratory Marketing. Ryan McDevitt will add business development consulting to the company’s brand development services. With Ryan McDevitt on board, the company will transition to Laboratory Tactical Consulting. Previously, Ryan McDevitt was a senior account manager with Brightree…Elmsford, N.Y.-based BioScrip will nominate David Golding, Michael Goldstein and R. Carter Pate to its board of directors at the company’s annual shareholder meeting. BioScrip has entered into an agreement with DSC Advisors and Cloud Gate Capital, which own about 7.2% of the company’s outstanding shares, that will allow Golding to attend all board meetings as a non-voting observer and serve on the governance, compliance and nominating committee. Golding has more than 30 years of experience in the healthcare industry within the home infusion and specialty pharmacy, hospital and retail sectors. He is the former executive vice president of specialty pharmacy at CVS/Caremark…Robert Rutan, developer of the RemZzzs CPAP Mask Liner participated in the NFL Players Association’s 10th annual “Smocks & Jocks” Art Show during the week of the Super Bowl. Rutan is working with Carl Eller, a former player for the Minnesota Vikings and Hall of Famer, on a campaign to promote CPAP therapy success and compliance. Eller, who uses the company’s liners, had two pieces of art up for auction to benefit charities.