Short takes: Inogen and Ottobock

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Goleta, Calif.-based Inogen will donate an Inogen One G3 portable oxygen concentrator to Holocaust survivor Ben Fainer in honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2015. Fainer endured six different Nazi concentration camps between the ages of 9 and 15 before being liberated. Now an author and traveling speaker, Fainer suffers from lung disease…Ottobock has hired Rod McCrimmon as director of marketing for Ottobock North America. He will lead the product marketing team that manages prosthetics, orthotics, bracing and mobility. McCrimmon comes to Ottobock from St. Jude Medical, where he was the director for integrated lab marketing.