Danaher Corporation

Danaher Announces Appointment of A. Shane Sanders to Danaher Board

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 9:30pm

b'WASHINGTON, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) announced today that it has appointed A. Shane Sandersto its Board of Directors and to its Audit Committee.

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  • b'WASHINGTON, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) announced today that it has appointed A. Shane Sandersto its Board of Directors and to its Audit Committee.
  • This addition expands the size of Danaher\'s Board from twelve to thirteen members.\nMr.
  • Sanders is currently Senior Vice President of Business Transformation at Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ).
  • in Accounting from Oklahoma City University and his M.B.A. from Rockhurst University, and he is a Certified Public Accountant.\nSteven M. Rales, Chairman of the Board of Danaher Corporation, said "We are very pleased to welcome Shane to the Danaher Board of Directors.

James Mackerer Joins Gordian as New Chief Financial Officer

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:44pm

b'Greenville, SC, May 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gordian , the leading provider of facility and construction cost data, software and expertise, announced today that James (Jay) Mackerer joined Gordian\xe2\x80\x99s Executive Team as Chief Financial Officer.

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  • b'Greenville, SC, May 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gordian , the leading provider of facility and construction cost data, software and expertise, announced today that James (Jay) Mackerer joined Gordian\xe2\x80\x99s Executive Team as Chief Financial Officer.
  • In his new role, Mackerer will be responsible for leading Gordian\xe2\x80\x99s finance team with strategic vision and advising on long-term business and financial planning.\nFor the past four and a half years, Mackerer has served as the Director of Financial Planning and Analysis for Fluke Corporation, another Fortive operating company.
  • In this role, he led the Corporate Financial Planning and Analysis team, the Fluke Industrial and Fluke Reliability business unit finance teams, as well as served as Fluke\xe2\x80\x99s Interim Chief Financial Officer in 2020.
  • From planning to design, procurement, construction and operations, Gordian\xe2\x80\x99s solutions help clients maximize efficiency, optimize cost savings and increase building quality.\n'

Odyssey Group International Welcomes Global Operations and Quality Leader Ricky Richardson to Board of Directors

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 1:05pm

Richardson has over 30 years of experience as a global operations and quality leader.

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  • Richardson has over 30 years of experience as a global operations and quality leader.
  • He possesses operations and quality control experience that includes change management, multi-plant operations, financial management, supply chain/vendor management, strategic business development, start-up planning and execution, new product introductions and lean deployment.\nMr.
  • Richardson held positions at Danaher Corporation, a multi-billion dollar global manufacturer of Diagnostic, Life Sciences, Product Identification, Water Quality and Environmental/Applied Solutions products and services.
  • From February 2008 to July 2011, Mr. Richardson was Director of Operations, Continuous Improvement for Stryker Orthopaedics, a multi-billion dollar global manufacturer of Orthopaedics.

Fortive to Webcast Virtual Investor Day

Friday, May 7, 2021 - 9:15pm

b'Fortive Corporation (\xe2\x80\x9cFortive\xe2\x80\x9d) (NYSE: FTV) will host a live video webcast of its virtual investor day on May 19, 2021 beginning at 10:00 a.m.

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  • b'Fortive Corporation (\xe2\x80\x9cFortive\xe2\x80\x9d) (NYSE: FTV) will host a live video webcast of its virtual investor day on May 19, 2021 beginning at 10:00 a.m.
  • Fortive\xe2\x80\x99s strategic segments \xe2\x80\x93 Intelligent Operating Solutions, Precision Technologies, and Advanced Healthcare Solutions \xe2\x80\x93 include well-known brands with leading positions in their markets.
  • Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 17,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 50 countries around the world.
  • With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company\xe2\x80\x99s operating model is the Fortive Business System.

Envista Announces Participation In Bank Of America Healthcare Conference

Friday, May 7, 2021 - 12:00pm

Envista helps its customers deliver the best possible patient care through industry-leading dental consumables, solutions, technology, and services.

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  • Envista helps its customers deliver the best possible patient care through industry-leading dental consumables, solutions, technology, and services.
  • Envista companies, including KaVo, Kerr, Nobel Biocare, and Ormco, partner with dental professionals to help them deliver the best possible patient care.\nEnvista separated from Danaher Corporation and became an independent company in 2019.
  • We brought with us the proven Envista Business System (EBS) methodology, an experienced leadership team, and a strong culture grounded in continuous improvement, commitment to innovation, and deep customer focus to meet the end-to-end needs of dental professionals worldwide.
  • Envista is now one of the largest global dental products companies, with significant market positions in some of the most attractive segments of the dental products industry.

Fortive Announces Leadership Appointments

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 9:15pm

McElhattan joined Fortive in connection with Fortive\xe2\x80\x99s acquisition of Industrial Scientific Corporation (ISC) in 2017, where he has served as President since 2007.

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  • McElhattan joined Fortive in connection with Fortive\xe2\x80\x99s acquisition of Industrial Scientific Corporation (ISC) in 2017, where he has served as President since 2007.
  • As part of her expanded responsibilities within Fortive, Ms. Newcombe will oversee Fortive\xe2\x80\x99s business operations in India.
  • She will also serve as Chair of the Fortive Inclusion & Diversity (I&D) Council, demonstrating her commitment to deepening Fortive\xe2\x80\x99s strong and inclusive culture.\nMr.
  • With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company\xe2\x80\x99s operating model is the Fortive Business System.

Gordian Expands Facilities Planning Portfolio with Addition of VFA and Kykloud Solutions

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 12:59pm

b"Greenville, SC, May 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gordian, the leading provider of facility and construction cost data, software and expertise, announced today the addition of VFA and Kykloud solutions to its facilities planning portfolio, creating a more comprehensive capital planning suite of solutions for customers.\nVFA and Kykloud solutions were previously owned by Accruent, another Fortive operating company.

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  • b"Greenville, SC, May 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gordian, the leading provider of facility and construction cost data, software and expertise, announced today the addition of VFA and Kykloud solutions to its facilities planning portfolio, creating a more comprehensive capital planning suite of solutions for customers.\nVFA and Kykloud solutions were previously owned by Accruent, another Fortive operating company.
  • The addition of these solutions enables Gordian to provide data, software and services across the facilities planning workflow, from detailed, technical assessments of asset conditions to strategic capital planning.
  • For Accruent, the transition presents an opportunity to focus its portfolio, expand upon connected workflows and deliver targeted solutions that allow facility owners, operators and occupiers to seamlessly manage their built environments.\n\xe2\x80\x9cAdding the VFA and Kykloud solutions to our facilities planning portfolio helps Gordian fulfill our commitment of providing robust solutions that address customer needs throughout the entire building lifecycle,\xe2\x80\x9d said William Pollak, President of Gordian.
  • From planning to design, procurement, construction and operations, Gordian\xe2\x80\x99s solutions help clients maximize efficiency, optimize cost savings and increase building quality.\n"

Danaher To Present At Bank Of America Healthcare Conference

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 10:45pm

b"WASHINGTON, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) announced that President and Chief Executive Officer, Rainer M. Blair, will be presenting at the Bank of America Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 2:00 p.m.

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  • b"WASHINGTON, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) announced that President and Chief Executive Officer, Rainer M. Blair, will be presenting at the Bank of America Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 2:00 p.m.
  • The video will be simultaneously webcast on www.danaher.com .\nDanaher is a global science and technology innovator committed to helping its customers solve complex challenges and improving quality of life around the world.
  • Its family of world class brands has leadership positions in the demanding and attractive health care, environmental and applied end-markets.
  • With more than 20 operating companies, Danaher's globally diverse team of approximately 69,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, and its Shared Purpose, Helping Realize Life's Potential.

Danaher Provides Update On First Quarter 2021 Financial Performance

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 12:00pm

b'WASHINGTON, April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) (the "Company") announced today that it expects first quarter 2021 core revenue growth to be above the high-end of the Company\'s previously communicated guidance range.\nFor the quarter ended April 2, 2021, the Company expects revenue growth to be approximately 57.0% and non-GAAP core revenue growth including Cytiva to be approximately 29.0%.

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  • b'WASHINGTON, April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) (the "Company") announced today that it expects first quarter 2021 core revenue growth to be above the high-end of the Company\'s previously communicated guidance range.\nFor the quarter ended April 2, 2021, the Company expects revenue growth to be approximately 57.0% and non-GAAP core revenue growth including Cytiva to be approximately 29.0%.
  • The better-than-expected performance was broad-based across the portfolio, with particular strength in Life Sciences and Diagnostics.\nAs previously announced, Danaher will hold its earnings conference call for the first quarter 2021 on Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. ET.\nDanaher is a global science and technology innovator committed to helping its customers solve complex challenges and improving quality of life around the world.
  • Its family of world class brands has leadership positions in the demanding and attractive health care, environmental and applied end-markets.
  • For more information, please visit www.danaher.com .\nIn addition to the financial measures prepared in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), this earnings release also contains non-GAAP financial measures.

Fortive Recommends Rejection by Shareholders of the Mini-Tender Offer by TRC Capital Investment Corporation

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 10:00pm

Fortive Corporation (Fortive) (NYSE: FTV) has been notified of an unsolicited mini-tender offer by TRC Capital Investment Corporation (TRC) for TRC to purchase for cash up to 2,000,000 shares, or approximately 0.59%, of the outstanding common stock of Fortive, at a price of $68.00 per share.

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  • Fortive Corporation (Fortive) (NYSE: FTV) has been notified of an unsolicited mini-tender offer by TRC Capital Investment Corporation (TRC) for TRC to purchase for cash up to 2,000,000 shares, or approximately 0.59%, of the outstanding common stock of Fortive, at a price of $68.00 per share.
  • Fortive recommends that shareholders reject TRCs unsolicited offer because, among other reasons, the offer price is below the current market price for shares of Fortive common stock.
  • The offer also is subject to numerous conditions, including TRC obtaining sufficient financing available to consummate the tender offer on terms satisfactory to TRC in its reasonable discretion.
  • Fortive is not associated with TRC, its mini-tender offer or the mini-tender offer documentation.