Thermi Co-Founder Joins Ideal Implant Board of Directors

Ideal Implant adds new talent.

Ideal Implant, founded in 2006 to develop, manufacture and market the saline IDEAL IMPLANT Structured Breast Implant has appointed Paul Herchman, co-founder and former CEO of ThermiGen, to its board of directors. He will act as a consultant in corporate development. Current board member Kevin Morano will assume the role of chief financial officer, continuing to lead the company's financial strategy, and Gabe Walters has been promoted from national sales director to vice president of U.S. sales.

“Ideal Implant has grown significantly over the last year and with that growth, we need to be continually adding talent and expertise that can take the company to the next level,” said Robert S. Hamas, MD, CEO and founder of Ideal Implant. “I’m thrilled to have Mr. Herchman join our board. He is a recognized innovator in the aesthetic surgery and medical device industries. He has started, built and grown numerous successful companies.”

“I think the IDEAL IMPLANT is the next big product in the breast implant market. It is a unique structured breast implant offering for women. It combines the natural look and feel they are looking for with the safety they want,” said Herchman. “I’m looking forward to helping bring the implant to more women across the country through unique partnerships, increased marketing efforts and physician office expansion.”

Image: Paul Herchman