Henry Schein Appoints Carole DeMayo Vice President, Global Human Resources
MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 19, 2005--Henry Schein, Inc.
(NASDAQ: HSIC), the largest distributor of healthcare products and
services to office-based practitioners in the combined North America
and European markets, has appointed Carole DeMayo to Vice President,
Global Human Resources. Ms. DeMayo will report to Gerry Benjamin,
Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer for Henry
A 25-year veteran of human resources service delivery and
organizational effectiveness, Ms. DeMayo was most recently Senior Vice
President of Global Human Resources at Symbol Technologies, a $1.5
billion global technology manufacturer of enterprise solutions.
"With nearly 11,000 Team Schein Members and operations in 19
countries around the world, Henry Schein can benefit greatly from
Carole's broad range of experience, leadership skills and global
perspective," said Mr. Benjamin. "Team Schein is our Company's most
valuable asset, and effective human resources is crucial to enhancing
that asset as we continue to grow."
About Henry Schein, Inc.
Henry Schein, a Fortune 500(R) company, is recognized for its
excellent customer service and highly competitive prices. The
Company's four business groups--Dental, Medical, International and
Technology--serve more than 475,000 customers worldwide, including
dental practices and laboratories, physician practices and veterinary
clinics, as well as government and other institutions. The Company's
sales reached a record $4.1 billion in 2004. The Company operates
through a centralized and automated distribution network, which
provides customers in more than 125 countries with a comprehensive
selection of over 160,000 national and Henry Schein private-brand
products. Henry Schein also offers a wide range of innovative
value-added practice solutions, including such leading practice
management software systems as DENTRIX(R) and Easy Dental(R) for
dental practices, and AVImark(R) for veterinary clinics, which are
installed in over 50,000 practices; and ArubA(R), Henry Schein's
electronic catalog and ordering system.
Headquartered in Melville, N.Y., Henry Schein employs nearly
11,000 people and has operations in 19 countries. For more
information, visit the Henry Schein Web site at www.henryschein.com.
CONTACT: Henry Schein, Inc.
Susan Vassallo, 631-843-5562
SOURCE: Henry Schein, Inc.