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Sunrise Medical opens new facility in Nashville

October 4, 2021HME News Staff

FRESNO, Calif. – Sunrise Medical is now producing Magic Mobility products out of its newly opened Nashville, Tenn.-based facility.  The company is selling and supporting the products through its associates across the North American market.  “Magic Mobility power wheelchairs are synonymous with durability, independence and active mobility,” says Larry Jackson, president of Sunrise Medical North America. “We can’t be more excited to sell, build and support...

Magic Mobility, Manufacturing, Power wheelchairs, Sunrise Medical


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Short takes: Sunrise Medical, AdaptHealth

August 10, 2021HME News Staff

Sunrise Medical has rejoined AAHomecare as a Bronze Corporate Sponsor. “We can’t be more excited about our partnership with AAHomecare,” said Larry Jackson, president of Sunrise Medical North America. “Our company has always been committed to improving the lives of our consumers, providing them the solutions and technologies to live without limits. AAHomecare is an obvious and outstanding partner to support our efforts in advocating for our consumers and sharing with everyone...

aahomecare, AdaptHealth, Investor relations, Sunrise Medical


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Sunrise taps Anderson for biz dev role

July 27, 2021HME News Staff

FRESNO, Calif. – Sunrise Medical has appointed Josh Anderson, a long-time industry veteran, as vice president of business development for North America. Anderson, who will report to Larry Jackson, president of Sunrise Medical North America, previously worked at Spinergy, where he helped create the first Spinergy wheels for wheelchairs; and TiLite, where he was responsible for launching and marketing the company’s entire manual portfolio. “Josh understands the journey to introduce...

Complex Rehab, Josh Anderson, Sunrise Medical


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Complex rehab products keep getting smarter

March 1, 2021John Andrews

Complex rehabilitation has a reputation for being a tech-savvy market, with advancements improving power chair stability, durability, performance and appearance over the decades.  To be sure, technological growth has expanded beyond device components to include “smart” systems designed to help users achieve fuller, more independent lives, said Jay Brislin, vice president of Exeter, Pa.-based Quantum Rehab. “There have been several component innovations within the industry...

Complex Rehab, National Seating & Mobility, Quantum Rehab, Sunrise Medical


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Larry Jackson brings 'market attention' to Sunrise Medical

September 11, 2020Liz Beaulieu, Editor

FRESNO, Calif. - Larry Jackson has become a household name in the complex rehab market and, as the new president of Sunrise Medical North America, one of his goals is to elevate the company to that same status. “They have a very good complement of products,” said Jackson, who worked for 26 years as part of the executive team at Permobil. “They just haven't been able to get that market attention. I hope to be able to bring that.” Here's what Jackson, who is also a member of...

Complex Rehab, Larry Jackson, Leadership, Sunrise Medical


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Sunrise buys James Leckey Design

August 20, 2020HME News Staff

FRESNO, Calif. - Sunrise Medical has acquired two pediatric mobility brands, Leckey and Firefly.Sunrise Medical's acquisition of James Leckey Design, along with its subsidiaries Firefly Friends and Vidal Global, extends the company's pediatric product offering and provides a complementary fit with its existing offering in that market, it says.“The pediatric sector is strategically important for us as we continue to improve people's lives,” said Thomas Babacan, president and CEO. “Children...

Firefly, Leckey, M&A, Pediatrics, Sunrise Medical


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In brief: Woman of the Year, brace fraud, AdaptHealth offering

July 17, 2020HME News Staff

WATERLOO, Iowa - VGM has begun accepting nominations for the 2020 HME Woman of the Year.Now in its fifth year, the award recognizes one woman in the industry who has made increasingly significant contributions throughout her career to her company, community and the HME industry.“The HME Woman of the Year award provides recognition and visibility for exceptional leaders in our industry,” said Clint Geffert, president of VGM & Associates. “Whether through advocacy work, sharing expertise...

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Sunrise taps former Permobil exec as president

July 17, 2020HME News Staff

FRESNO, Calif. - Sunrise Medical has named Larry Jackson president of Sunrise Medical North America. Jackson, who will also become a member of the company's Global Senior Leadership Team, reports to Thomas Babacan, president and CEO of Sunrise Medical Group. “Larry bings significant strategic and operational expertise,” said Babacan. “He is the ideal candidate to lead our North American business going forward and bring our successful growth to the next level.” Prior to joining...

Larry Jackson, Permobil, Sunrise Medical


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Sunrise launches group website

July 8, 2020HME News Staff

FRESNO, Calif. - Sunrise Medical has launched a new group website, www.sunrisemedical-group.com, to provide a “digital window” into the company's presence globally. Sunrise Medical has more than 2,200 associates working in 18 countries, and distributes products in more than 130 countries. “Here we will communicate our company's story and global reach, while highlighting our company's passion, values, innovation and our mission to Improve People's Lives,” Sunrise Medical stated....

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Short takes: 3B Medical, Amoena, Sunrise Medical

May 29, 2020HME News Staff

3B Medical has completed independent lab testing of the use of its Lumin device to decontaminate an N95 respirator. 3B is in the process of obtaining approval from the Food and Drug Administration so that the device can be used to sanitize PPE…Amoena's Adapt Air line of breast prostheses has been awarded a Red Dot Award for product design. The Adapt Air can be individually adapted to the chest wall and the natural silhouette of the user, shortening the fitting process in mastectomy supply stores....

3B Medical, Amoena, Lumin, Sunrise Medical


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