Shirvinsky gives notice

Monday, December 9, 2013

HARRISBURG, Pa. – John Shirvinsky, executive director of the Pennsylvania Association of Medical Suppliers (PAMS), will resign Dec. 20 after 10 years, according to Medtrade Monday. Chuck Blackburn, chairman of Blackburn’s, credited Shirvinsky for shoring up the association’s financial standing and making it “one of the more influential and successful state organizations in the industry.” Shirvinsky previously worked in the coal, steel and solid waste industries, and was chief of staff to the attorney general of Pennsylvania.