Kevin S. WilsonChief Executive Officer and President
Kevin S. Wilson has been our Chief Executive Officer and President since March 31, 2014. He previously served as our President and Chief Operating Officer since February 2013. Mr. Wilson is a founder, member and officer of Cuattro, LLC. Since 2008, he has been involved in developing technologies for radiographic imaging with Cuattro, LLC and including as a founder of Cuattro Software, LLC, Cuattro Medical, LLC and Cuattro Veterinary, LLC. Mr. Wilson served on the board of various private, non-profit, and educational organizations from 2005 to 2011. He was a founder of Sound Technologies, Inc., a diagnostic imaging company, in 1996. After Sound Technologies, Inc. was sold to VCA Antech, Inc. in 2004, Mr. Wilson served as Chief Strategy Officer for VCA Antech, Inc. until 2006. Mr. Wilson attended Saddleback College.
Catherine GrassmanExecutive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Catherine Grassman was appointed Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer on May 1, 2019. In this role, Ms. Grassman is responsible for Heska’s financial management functions including finance and audit, treasury, tax, accounting, capital allocation, strategic financing, information systems, and strategic advisory to the Company’s Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Grassman brings nearly 20 years of experience to the position, having previously served as a central figure within Heska’s accounting and finance leadership as Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer since December 2017 and as Corporate Controller since January of 2017. Prior to joining Heska, Ms. Grassman spent more than 15 years with PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP as a senior manager in the audit practice, with later success as Corporate Controller of a private-equity backed company. She is licensed in Colorado as a Certified Public Accountant and possesses a Masters of Accountancy and a Bachelors of Business Administration from Stetson University.
Nancy Wisnewski, Ph.D.Chief Operating Officer
Nancy Wisnewski, Ph.D. was appointed Chief Operating Officer in August 2019. Previously she served as Executive Vice President, Diagnostic Operations and Product Development from September 2016 to August 2019. She also served as Executive Vice President, Product Development and Customer Service from April 2011 to September 2016 and as Vice President, Product Development and Technical Customer Service from December 2006 to April 2011. From January 2006 to November 2006, Dr. Wisnewski was Vice President, Research and Development. Dr. Wisnewski held various positions in Heska’s Research and Development organization between 1993 and 2005. She holds a Ph.D. in Parasitology/Biochemistry from the University of Notre Dame and a BS in Biology from Lafayette College.
Steven M. EylExecutive Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer and President, scil animal care company
Steven M. Eyl was appointed Executive Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing in September 2016. He previously served as our Executive Vice President, Commercial Operations from May 2013 to September 2016. Mr. Eyl was a principal of Eyl Business Services, a consulting firm, from January 2012 to May 2013. He was President of Sound Technologies, Inc. (Sound) from 2000 to 2011, including after Sound’s acquisition by VCA Antech, Inc. in 2004. Mr. Eyl has an extensive background in medical technology sales. He is a graduate of Indiana University.
Eleanor F. BakerExecutive Vice President, Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer, scil animal care company
Christopher D. SveenExecutive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, President, Diamond Animal Health
*Non-Section 16 board-elected officer. All other officers identified above are executive officers of Heska under Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.