VP of Finance
OmniComm Systems, Inc.
Fort Lauderdale, FL, August 13, 2012 – OmniComm Systems, Inc., one of the fastest growing companies in the Electronic Data Capture (EDC) marketplace, today announced that Thomas Vickers will be appointed Chief Financial Officer effective October 16, 2012. Mr. Vickers is currently Vice President of Finance for the company and joined OmniComm in October 2011.
Mr. Vickers came to OmniComm from Ocwen Financial Corporation, a publicly traded diversified financial services holding company, where he served in positions of increasing responsibility, most recently as Director, Servicing Operations. Previously Mr. Vickers was Vice President, Operations for S&J and Vice President, Financial Operations for Precision Response Corporation. Mr. Vickers has undergraduate degrees in Finance and Accounting and a Master of Taxation from Florida Atlantic University, an MBA from the University of Miami and is a Chartered Financial Analyst Charterholder.
Mr. Vickers succeeds Dr. Ronald Linares who has been OmniComm’s CFO since 2000. Beginning in October 2012 Dr. Linares will serve as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner of Riverstone Sanctuary LLC an investment firm focused on building a portfolio of companies operating in the B2B mobile telecommunications and home services industries.
"All of us at OmniComm thank Ron for his 12 years of service and wish him well in his future endeavors," said Cornelis Wit, CEO. "I am delighted to have someone with Tom’s impressive credentials and established capabilities taking over for Ron. Having worked toward the CFO role with Dr. Linares over the last year we expect that Tom will help OmniComm continue to deliver great operating results and increasing shareholder value in the future."
OmniComm Systems, Inc. (www.OmniComm.com) provides customer-driven Internet solutions to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device organizations that conduct life changing clinical trial research. OmniComm's growing base of satisfied customers is a direct result of the company's commitment to deliver products and services that ensure ease of use, faster study build, ease of integration and better performance. OmniComm Systems, Inc. has U.S. headquarters in Fort Lauderdale, FL and European headquarters in Bonn, Germany, with satellite offices in New Jersey and the United Kingdom, as well as sales offices throughout the U.S. and Europe.
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