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    Vascular Solutions Inc. (VASC)

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    Vascular Solutions Inc.
    6464 Sycamore Court North
    Minneapolis, MN 55369
    United States - Map
    Phone: 763-656-4300
    Fax: 877-656-4251
    Website: http://www.vascularsolutions.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Healthcare
    Industry:Medical Appliances & Equipment
    Full Time Employees:485

    Business Summary 

    Vascular Solutions, Inc., a medical device company, provides various solutions to interventional cardiologists, interventional radiologists, electro physiologists, and vein practices worldwide. The company’s catheter products include GuideLiner catheters for use in various interventions; Pronto extraction catheters for treating acute myocardial infarction; Micro-Introducers for performing arterial and venous catheterization procedures; Langston to measure intravascular pressure gradients for the diagnosis of aortic valve stenosis; and SmartNeedle, a doppler-guided needle device designed to provide auditory ultrasound-guided access to arteries and veins. It also offers Venture, a deflectable tip catheter used for steering guidewires in various interventions; Guardian, a hemostat valve to allow placement of multiple devices simultaneously; SuperCross, a catheter for support and delivery of guidewires during coronary and peripheral interventions; Snares to retrieve or manipulate devices in catheterization procedures; and Minnie, a support catheter used to facilitate placement and exchange of guidewires and other interventional devices. In addition, the company provides hemostat products comprising D-Stat Dry Thrombix, a thrombin-based hemostat bandage used in conjunction with manual compression to control bleeding in catheterizations; D-Stat Flowable, a flowable mixture to control bleeding in the pectoral pockets; Vasc Band, a compression device that utilizes an inflatable membrane to control bleeding; D-Stat Radial, a compression device that utilizes a thrombin pad to control bleeding; and accumed wrist positioning splint. Further, it offers vein products and services, such as Vari-Lase endovenous laser, a laser console and procedure kit used for the treatment of varicose veins, as well as a reprocessing service for the ClosureFAST radiofrequency vein ablation catheter. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Vascular Solutions Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Jun 1, 2015 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 8.
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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Mr. Howard C. Root , 54
    Co-Founder, Chief Exec. Officer and Director
    667.00K1.16M
    Mr. James Hennen , 42
    Chief Financial Officer and Sr. VP of Fin.
    323.00K0.00
    Ms. Charmaine Sutton , 55
    Sr. VP of Operations
    426.00K0.00
    Mr. William Rutstein , 62
    Sr. VP of International Sales
    343.00K0.00
    Mr. Chad Kugler , 43
    Sr. VP of R&D
    239.00K0.00
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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