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Back in business

June 26, 2017Jeff Rowe

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - How do you go from working in a pumpkin patch to selling a “re-invented” crutch?If you're Gerald Sloan, vice president of business development for Kansas City, Mo.-based Mobility Designed, you do it by coming out of a somewhat reluctant retirement and getting back into a business you loved for many years.Three years ago, Sloan sold his mobility devicecompany, Progressive Medical Equipment,and retired to his 40-acre horse farm outside Kansas City, where he committed...

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Mobility Designed goes viral

November 23, 2016Tracy Orzel

ATLANTA - Social media is changing the way companies market their products, Keri Lauderdale Olson told an audience in Atlanta during her Medtrade session, “How to Create Demand for a New Product with Social Media. She would know. In April, her company, Mobility Designed, garnered more than 45 million views of a video featuring their patent-pending M+D Crutch after Tech Insider, a tech offshoot of Business Insider website, picked it up. “We had a video on our website and our Facebook...

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