Pathway Medical makes executive moves
Arterial disease device developer Pathway Medical of Redmond, Wash., has appointed Paul Buckman to its board of directors and hired John Yaholkovsky as its vice president of manufacturing.

Since late 2006, Buckman has served as CEO and board member of Devax, a development-stage cardiovascular device company. Prior to that, he served as president of the cardiology division and an executive officer of St. Jude Medical.

Yaholkovsky joins the company with more than 25 years of experience in medical device and electronics manufacturing and engineering. Previously he served as senior director of operations for Applied Precision, an image acquisition and analysis systems developer.