Artio Medical Welcomes Experienced Human Resources Leader

Prairie Village, KS – July 12, 2022 – Artio Medical, Inc., a medical device company developing innovative products for the peripheral vascular, neurovascular, and cardiology markets, today announced that Emily Holliday has joined the company as Vice President of Human Resources. A seasoned executive with over 20 years of human resources (HR) experience, Holliday will lead HR at Artio and lead the company’s efforts to recruit, develop, and retain top talent.

“We are so pleased to welcome Emily to our senior leadership team. She is a natural leader with an exceptional ability to connect with people, understand their professional aspirations, and address their needs and concerns,” stated F. Nicholas Franano, MD, President and CEO of Artio Medical. “Her passion for building high-performing, inclusive, and collaborative teams will be critical as we continue to build the Artio team and manage rapid growth.”

Holliday is a proactive and strategic leader with experience developing and implementing HR polices and processes to foster diverse, committed, and high integrity workplaces. She joined Artio from Trystar, where she led the HR team and managed talent acquisition, employee engagement, compensation planning, performance management and development, employee relations, and compliance. Prior to Trystar, Holliday led large HR teams and managed employee and labor relations at several consumer organizations, including Best Buy and Target Corporation. Emily also has HR experience in higher education and health sciences organizations, including medical practices.

“It takes exceptional people to invent, design, test, manufacture, market, and sell first-in-class and best-in-class medical devices,” noted Holliday. “I’m fully committed to doing all that I can to hire and develop the best talent, build a strong and positive company culture, provide an excellent employee experience, and maintain a diverse, inclusive, and healthy workplace at Artio.”

About Artio Medical

Artio Medical is a medical device company committed to developing innovative products for the treatment of peripheral vascular, neurovascular, and cardiovascular diseases. For more information, please visit


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