OKRA MEDICAL NAMES EDWARD HARTMANN AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

JOHNS ISLAND, SC,  Feb. 18, 2019 – Edward Hartmann has been named chief financial officer at Okra Medical, the company today announced. He will be responsible for leading the company’s financial and strategic planning.

Mr. Ed Hartmann brings more than 30 years of experience in financial management, leadership and consulting to Okra Medical. He previously served as Vice President and Controller for Curacao International Trust Corporation in St. Thomas and recently as Vice President of Finance for Crowley Maritime, Inc., a $2 billion ocean freight transportation and logistics company.

Mr. Hartmann received a Bachelor’s of Science degree in International Finance from Florida State University and an MBA and DBA in organizational leadership.

About Okra Medical Inc.
Okra Medical, Inc., headquartered in Johns Island, South Carolina, specializes in product development, manufacturing and strategic sourcing of controlled pharmaceutical substance disposal solutions. Founded in 2018, the Company’s mission is to improve public health by bridging science and innovation. Its best-in-class suite of SafeMedWaste products use single formulas that are fully compliant with DEA regulations requiring non-retrievable destruction and disposal of controlled substances. Okra Medical is a strategic sourcing partner to hospitals, hospice facilities, law enforcement agencies, pharmaceutical manufacturers, and veterinary care clinics. Visit www.okramedical.com.

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