Vocera Names Justin Spencer as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
SAN JOSE, Calif. - July 31, 2014 - Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE: VCRA), the leading provider of integrated, intelligent communication solutions for mission-critical mobile environments, today named Justin Spencer as executive vice president and chief financial officer (CFO), effective August 11, 2014.
"Justin has a proven track record excelling in technology companies with both hardware and software products, and building trusted partnerships with board members, sell-side analysts and investors," said Brent Lang, president and chief executive officer of Vocera. "As we continue to expand our footprint in healthcare and other vertical markets and geographies, Justin's experience and expertise will prove to be an important asset to Vocera. I'm excited to have him on board."
"Vocera is perfectly poised to capitalize on emerging communication trends and expand its product offerings into new markets within the United States and internationally," said Mr. Spencer. "It is an exciting and pivotal time at Vocera. I am thrilled to be part of the company's future endeavors and growth."
Mr. Lang has been appointed to serve as interim chief financial officer until the arrival of Mr. Spencer.
Vocera empowers integrated, intelligent communication in healthcare, hospitality, energy and other mission-critical mobile environments. Vocera is widely recognized for developing smarter ways to communicate that improve patient and customer satisfaction with the Vocera Communication and Care Experience solutions. Vocera provides technology innovations and thought leadership that humanize healthcare for patients, families and care teams and improve customer experience in more than 1,200 organizations worldwide. Vocera is headquartered in San Jose, Calif., with offices in San Francisco, Tennessee, Canada, India, Dubai and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit www.vocera.com and @VoceraCom on Twitter.
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Vocera technology has bridged our communication gaps – allowing instant hands-free voice calls, improving patient care coordination, and enhancing staff and patient safety by reducing response times.Norman Bowman, Clinical Ward Administrator at Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust
The Vocera numbers speak for themselves, and they show this technology can dramatically reduce the time it takes to connect with a colleague and get a response. That has a real impact on the care we provide.Adrian Plunkett, Paediatric Intensivist Consultant at Birmingham Women’s and Children’s Hospital
We have seen improvement in our communication across Emergency Care since implementing Vocera technology – staff can now connect with the right person on their first try.Victoria Sudron, Service Improvement Coordinator at North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Trust
Since implementing Vocera, we no longer have communication delays due to the ‘page and wait’ scenario.Nick Roper, Clinical Director at North Tees & Hartlepool NHS Trust
Vocera empowers people in mission-critical environments to instantly connect via secure, mobile, integrated and intelligent communication solutions.