Author Archive


Associate Story: Danielle Cox & Kevin Bridgman

Congratulations to our dual Associates of the Month, Danielle Cox & Kevin Bridgman! Their collective efforts as part of a recent FDA inspection led company leadership to recognize them with this honor. Here is what the team said: “Danielle and Kevin were the primary representatives of PTT ...


Associate Story: Vianey Moreno

For the past 25 years, Vianey Moreno has worked in the medical devices field and has shown a particular flare for improving the experience of customers and addressing any issues or concerns they may have. In 2018, she left California and arrived in Arizona looking for a new opportunity; ...


New Year’s Day display will be highlighting the power of organ, eye and tissue donation The Rose Parade® is one of the nation’s most prestigious events, and Pinnacle Transplant Technologies is excited to announce that it will be one of the sponsors of the Donate Life float during the ...


Associate Story: Carlos Rodriguez

We want to congratulate our latest Associate of the Month: Carlos Rodriguez! The team in particular wanted to recognize his exemplary service toward PTT customers. Here is what they had to say: Carlos has consistently demonstrated the willingness to go the extra mile to maintain customer relationships. He is always ...


Associate Story: Kevin Okarski, Frank Petty

September represents a special month for Pinnacle Transplant Technologies because our team could not pick just one associate of the month—so we chose two instead! Kevin Okarski, Research and Development Manager, and Frank Petty, Research and Development Scientist, were both recognized for ...


Associate Story: Joanne Lucero (2019)

Congratulations to Joanne Lucero, who was named “Associate of the Month” for the second time this past August! Joanne last earned the honor back in November 2018, and her contributions continue to impress her fellow associates. Here is what they had ...


It is that time of year again where we have the privilege of recognizing our associates who recently earned the designation of Certified Tissue Bank Specialist. This honor is bestowed upon those professionals who pass the qualification exam from the American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB), which ...


Associate Story: Edlin Ruelas- Melendez

We’re excited to announce Edlin Ruelas- Melendez as the July 2019 “Associate of the Month” for Pinnacle Transplant Technologies! Her fellow associates were particularly praiseworthy about her positive demeanor and commitment to honoring the donation process. Here is what they had to say: “Edlin is dedicated ...


Associate Story: Cathy Berg (2019)

Congratulations to our June 2019 “Associate of the Month,” Cathy Berg! Cathy is the accounts payable specialist and has previously been recognized for her tremendous contributions to the Pinnacle team. Her colleagues specifically commended her dedication and caring attitude, among which were key reasons for this recognition. Here ...


Associate Story: Rebecca Long

It might be obvious for a human resources professional to find the most reward from working with and around great people, but Rebecca Long—Pinnacle Transplant Technologies’ HR administrative assistant—truly takes great pride in it. Whether she is helping with new associate training and onboarding or maintaining ...