News

31
Dec

Associate Story: Kristen Little

Congratulations to our November 2017 Associate of the Month, Kristen Little! Although she has since moved on from Pinnacle, the leadership team wanted to recognize her outstanding contributions to our team: "Kristen has done a great job in structuring the Customer Service department as well as helping streamline many related processes. Kristen’s efforts have ...

20
Dec

The American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB) offers a certification for qualified tissue banking professionals, which tests their knowledge in several areas: donor suitability determination; tissue recovery and processing; decontamination techniques; quality control; and clinical application of allografts, among several others. The examination is based upon the AATB Standards and associated regulatory requirements for the industry. Several Pinnacle ...

30
Nov

Associate Story: Frank Petty

Frank Petty sure hit a home run for his first job out of school when he joined Pinnacle Transplant Technologies as its research and development associate in 2016. Having graduated from Arizona State University with a Master’s in Biomedical Engineering, he immediately loved the challenges and opportunities ...

20
Nov

In a prestigious ceremony held in Scottsdale in early November, Pinnacle Transplant Technologies’ own chief financial officer, Donald Laughlin, was celebrated as an outstanding financial executive in Arizona. Laughlin was honored as a finalist for "CFO of the Year" for a medium-sized private company by the Arizona chapter of ...

24
Oct

For Immediate Release Monday, October 23, 2017 Pinnacle Transplant Technologies Announces Departure of CEO Russ Yelton Yelton to remain on the company’s board of advisors; bioscience industry executive Keith Stoneback named interim CEO. Pinnacle Transplant Technologies, a leading manufacturer of bone and tissue allografts for human transplantation, announced today that Chief Executive Officer Russ Yelton will be leaving the ...

31
Aug

Associate Story: Karri Wille

We wanted to recognize one of our associates, Karri Wille, who was named our Associate of the Month for July 2017. We like to recognize those individuals at Pinnacle Transplant Technologies who display incredible competency in their role and exemplify our values as a company. Here is what Karri’s ...

19
Sep

What is Regenerative Medicine?

Pinnacle Transplant Technologies is a “regenerative medicine” company, but many may not understand what that phrase means. Here we define the field of regenerative medicine and offer unique facts about the industry. Definition According to the National Institutes of Health, regenerative medicine focuses on the process of restoring areas of the ...

19
Oct

Regenerative medical company working with City of Phoenix and Arizona Commerce Authority, among others, to expand international export opportunities for its innovative allograft products PHOENIX, Ariz. - October 20, 2015 - The Phoenix Committee on Foreign Relations (PCFR) in partnership with the Arizona District Export Council (ADEC) recently honored Russ ...

03
Sep

Respect for donors and their families, company expansion, and community-driven initiatives characterize emerging culture of growth for Pinnacle Transplant Technologies. PHOENIX, Ariz. - September 3, 2015 - It has already been a memorable year for Phoenix-based tissue bank Pinnacle Transplant Technologies, which manufactures transplantable allografts from donated cadaveric bone and tissue. In May, the company earned the ...

29
Aug

Governor and ACA Recognition

08/28/2014 Pinnacle Transplant Technologies, LLC was recognized by Governor Jan Brewer and the Board of Directors of the Arizona Commerce Authority at the ACA board meeting.  PTT was acknowledged for their successful growth and winning Venture Madness which is sponsored by Invest Southwest and the ACA.  Venture Madness provides a ...