The Management Team
DAVID GRAVES, Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Graves is the Chief Executive Officer and the Chairman of the board of directors. He has been Chief Executive Officer since the formation of the corporation in May 2005. From 1998 until 2005, Mr. Graves was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Centara Corporation, a venture capital firm. Prior to that, he was the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Broadband Networks Inc., a leading-edge developer of wireless telecommunications systems. Mr. Graves is a graduate of the University of Manitoba faculty of Engineering and the Executive Marketing program at Queen's University and is a registered professional engineer. Mr. Graves serves on the board of directors of Great West Lifeco. Inc.
JAY MILLER, President and Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Miller joined IMRIS as President and Chief Operating Officer in 2012 and is responsible for the operation of IMRIS’s business globally, including Sales, Marketing, Research and Development, Operations, Customer Service, Regulatory Affairs and Quality.
Mr. Miller has extensive technical and managerial experience in the medical device industry. Prior to joining IMRIS he was the President and CEO of Zonare Medical Systems; President & CEO, of Vital Images Inc., and held senior roles in both GE Healthcare and Siemens Healthcare.
Mr. Miller has a BA in Chemistry from Dartmouth College, a Masters in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Virginia, and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.
KELLY MCNEILL, Executive Vice President, Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer
Mr. McNeill is a Chartered Accountant with several years of experience and expertise across all areas of corporate finance and operations. He has held leadership positions with companies in both the biotechnology and manufacturing sectors. Most recently Mr. McNeill served as Chief Financial Officer with Resverlogix Corp., a publicly traded biotechnology company based in Canada.
Mr. McNeill is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta and holds a Masters of Accountancy and Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from the University of Manitoba.
DENIS SUTTON, Executive Vice President, Human Resources
Mr. Sutton joined IMRIS as Executive Vice President, Human Resources in March 2007, bringing more than 30 years of human resource management experience. Mr. Sutton was Senior Vice President of MTS Allstream from 2005 to 2007. Prior to that he was Chief Human Resources Officer for St. Boniface General Hospital. Mr. Sutton is a management member of the Manitoba Labour Board and the Council of Human Resource Executives for the Conference Board of Canada.
MARK READE, Executive Vice President, Global Sales
Mr. Reade joined IMRIS in 2010 as Executive Vice President, Customer Solutions and was appointed Executive Vice President, Global Sales in 2011. Prior to joining IMRIS, he was with Medtronic, both in Canada and the United States where his most recent role was that of Vice President (South East Region) of Medtronic Neuromodulation. A graduate of McGill University in Commerce and Economics and with an MBA from the Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario, Mr. Reade’s 20+ year career in the medical device industry has included management positions at Superior Healthcare Group; Howmedica (Pfizer); and, Baxter Corporation.
AMY BOYLE, Executive Vice President, Marketing
Ms. Boyle joined IMRIS in 2010 as Executive Vice President Marketing and is responsible for the Company’s upstream and downstream marketing initiatives, product management, sales support programs and emerging market development. She has 17 years of senior sales and marketing experience with Medtronic and prior to joining IMRIS, held senior positions with St. Jude Medical where her most recent role was Vice President Corporate Brand and Marketing.
Ms. Boyle holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Queen’s University and an MBA from the Schulich School of Business at York University.
MEIR DAHAN, Executive Vice President, Research and Development
Joining the company in 2008, Mr. Dahan has an extensive technical and managerial background along with an outstanding record in developing high-quality innovative products and a proven ability to build high performance teams. He has over 20 years of diverse product development experience in telecommunications and medical-device segments. Mr. Dahan has worked to design, develop and launch commercial product platforms with world-renowned corporations such as Baxter Healthcare, 3Com Corporation and US Robotics.
He holds an MBA and an MS of Electrical Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago and a BSEE from Ben Gurion University in Israel.
MAURICE HOLLOMAN, Executive Vice President, Operations
Mr. Holloman joined IMRIS in 2012 as Executive Vice President Operations. He is responsible for all aspects of the Company's revenue recognition globally, with Operations, Quality and Program Management, reporting to him.
Mr. Holloman has extensive leadership background in Project Engineering, Site Operations Management, Plant Management, Supply Chain Management and Operations. Prior to joining IMRIS he was with Medtronic since 2005 in various operational leadership positions, and Novartis Nutrition Corporation as Director, Supply Chain Operations. Mr. Holloman has a Bachelor of Civil Engineering degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and an MBA from the University of Phoenix.
MIKE FRITTS, Executive Vice President, Global Customer Service
Mr. Fritts came to IMRIS in 2013 with more than 25 years of medical device industry experience, mostly in senior leadership roles. Prior to IMRIS, he was Vice President, Technical Operations, at Medicis. He spent most of his career at GE Healthcare, starting as a field engineer; working three years as an International General Manager; and ending with two years as the head of Interventional MRI.
Mr. Fritts holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and BSc in Electrical Engineering from the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology.