News

31
Mar

Associate Story: Sean Hyslope

Congratulations to Sean Hyslope, who was named our Associate of the Month for February! His commitment to teamwork is consistently cited by fellow colleagues as his most admired quality. Here is what one of them had to say: "Sean understands what being a team player really is. Teamwork is one of ...

14
Mar

Associate of the Year: Angel Ulloa

Meet our Associate of the Year for 2017, Angel Ulloa! We reserve this honor for the associate who consistently reflects the best of our values and proves himself or herself to be at the top of their game at their position. That made Angel the perfect candidate for this distinction. Here is ...

01
Mar

Pinnacle Transplant Technologies is at the top of the class for healthcare companies in Arizona, according to AZ Business Magazine. The local publication recognized Pinnacle at its annual Industry Leaders of Arizona awards, held on February 22nd at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa ...

28
Jan

Associate Story: Eleanor Passage

Congratulations to Eleanor Passage, the December 2017 "Associate of the Month" for Pinnacle Transplant Technologies. One of our greatest advantages as a company is our people, and Eleanor joins a list of exceptional PTT employees who demonstrate passion and expertise in their daily work. Her team had ...

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 ...