Minnetronix Appoints Joe Renzetti as Chief Operating Officer FOR


Minnetronix Appoints Joe Renzetti as Chief Operating Officer FOR
Minnetronix Appoints Joe Renzetti as Chief Operating Officer
ST. PAUL, Minn. August 17, 2010 -- Minnetronix, Inc., a St. Paul-based medical device design
and manufacturing firm, recently announced the appointment of Joe Renzetti as Chief Operating
Renzetti, who joined Minnetronix in July, began his career in the U.S. Army, serving as a
helicopter pilot and flight platoon leader. Following the Army, he worked in various leadership
roles that included operations and engineering management, project management, and leading ebusiness and enterprise resource planning initiatives. Most recently, Joe served as president of
Specialty Construction Brands and prior to that, was president of Adalis Corporation. In leading
these businesses, he focused on team building, strategy development and execution, and brand
Joe has a proven track record in driving productivity gains through the development and
implementation of new processes, and has successfully executed numerous acquisitions and
divestments. In all, Joe brings over 20 years of diverse leadership experience to Minnetronix.
When asked about Joe’s new role, Rich Nazarian, Minnetronix president and CEO, stated, “Joe’s
background presents a unique combination of structure and flexibility as well as a history of
producing results for customers. His demonstrated ability as a leader and strategist will help us
better deliver client-focused solutions through strengthened operations and business structures.”
Joe received a Master of Science in Management from Purdue University's Krannert Graduate
School of Management, and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and History from the University of
Virginia. Joe is also the co-inventor of two patents for radio frequency identification in packaging
and is a certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt.
About Minnetronix
As a recognized leader in the industry, Minnetronix successfully incorporates custom electronic,
mechanical and software engineering solutions into finished FDA Class II and III medical devices.
1 The company has led over 140 design and manufacturing projects for nearly 100 different
medical device and life science companies, ranging in size from small start-ups to large
established firms. A partial list of clients includes 3M, Cleveland Clinic, Hospira, MEDRAD
Interventional/Possis, Medtronic, Penn State University, and St. Jude Medical.
To learn more about Minnetronix, please visit our website at www.minnetronix.com, or contact us
at (651) 917-4060 or toll free: (888) 301-1025.