People news: Richey, Schreiber, Emmett

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Joseph B. Richey, II, Invacare technologies division president and senior vice president of electronic and design engineering, is retiring Nov. 30. During his 35 years with the company, Richey helped develop the Invacare HomeFill Oxygen System, gearless brush motors and digital controls for power wheelchairs…Jim Schreiber is the new vice president of marketing at Pride Mobility Products. Schreiber previously worked for Sanofi Pasteur, a global vaccine manufacturer, where he developed integrated marketing strategies…Ralph Emmett has been hired as Golden Technologies’ VP of operations. “In the few short weeks he has been with the Golden team, Ralph has already made significant improvements to our manufacturing processes to increase production, while maintaining our highest quality standards,” said CEO Richard Golden in a release.