|[January 31, 2014]
Spacelabs Healthcare Selected to Join U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on Her First Trade Mission
SNOQUALMIE, Wash. --(Business Wire)--
Spacelabs Healthcare today announced it will join U.S. Secretary of
Commerce Penny Pritzker on her first-ever trade mission to Mexico from
February 3-7. The trade mission is focused on promoting U.S. exports and
business opportunities in key industry sectors, including advanced
manufacturing, information and communications technology, and health IT
and medical devices. The delegation will make stops in Mexico City and
"We are really excited to join Secretary Pritzker on this trip to
Mexico, which is a rapidly growing market for us," said Spacelabs
President Nicholas Ong. "This trade mission provides us with a unique
opportunity to build new relationships, explore future opportunities and
find ways to further our company mission to bring the best care
experience to patients and their families."
In a release from the Department of Commerce earlier this month,
Secretary Pritzker explained why she believes international trade
missions are so important for companies like Spacelabs.
"As the country's Chief Commercial Advocate, a key part of my job is to
promote trade and investment and connect U.S. businesses with potential
customers across the globe," said U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny
Pritkzer. "Ninety-five percent of customers worldwide live outside U.S.
borders, and that is why promoting exports is essential to economic
growth and job creaton."
Spacelabs is one of 17 export-ready U.S. companies who will take part in
the trade mission. Participants will meet with prescreened potential
partners, agents, distributors, representatives, and licensees. The
agenda will also include meetings with high-level national and local
government officials, networking opportunities, and country and industry
Dante Cifuentes, Spacelabs' Managing Director of Latin America and the
Caribbean, will join Nicholas Ong in representing Spacelabs on the trip.
Stay up to date with latest from Spacelabs throughout the trip at
For more information on Spacelabs Healthcare, please visit www.spacelabshealthcare.com.
About Spacelabs Healthcare, Inc.
Spacelabs Healthcare, Inc.(www.spacelabshealthcare.com),
a wholly-owned subsidiary of OSI Systems (News - Alert), Inc., is an international
developer, manufacturer and distributor of medical equipment and
services including solutions for patient monitoring and connectivity,
anesthesia delivery and ventilation, diagnostic cardiology and supplies
and accessories selling to hospitals, clinics and physician offices. The
Company has offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada,
France, Germany, Italy, China, India and Singapore and distribution
partners in more than 100 countries around the world.
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the
meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and
Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Such
statements include information regarding the Company's expectations,
goals or intentions about the future, including, but not limited to,
statements regarding the performance of the Company's products. The
actual results may differ materially from those described in or implied
by any forward-looking statement. Other important factors are set forth
in the Securities and Exchange Commission filings of OSI Systems, Inc.
All forward-looking statements speak only as of the date made, and we
undertake no obligation to update these forward-looking statements.
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