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Press Release - SAM Medical Products 09082008

Published on: Mar 4, 2016

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  • 1. Press Contact: Roy Girasa Office: (800) 818-4726 Cell: (503) 341-8980 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SAM Medical Products Named to Inc. 5000 List of the Fastest  Growing Private Companies in America For the second year in a row, SAM Medical Products, a Portland, OR medical products manufacturer, made the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest growing private companies in America. Portland, OR (September 8, 2008). SAM Medical Products was included, for the second year in a row, in the Inc. 5000 list of the Fastest Growing Private Companies in America for 2008. The company was ranked 3743 out of 5000. The Inc. 5000 recognizes the importance of growing entrepreneurial companies that are changing the business landscape. Founders Dr. Sam Scheinberg and Cherrie Sheinberg will be attending the awards ceremony and conference in Washington, D.C. later this month. How the Inc. 5000 is chosen The Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth from 2004 through 2007. To qualify, companies have to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, independent, and generating revenue for the four full calendar years. During this four year period, total revenues for SAM Medical Products® grew 83.2%. Future Growth Prospects SAM Medical Products® has maintained its growth even through a recessionary environment with the continuous launch of innovative new products. Dr. Sam Scheinberg, CEO and founder of SAM Medical Products, attributes the success to the company’s mission. “We begin with the best and make them better. The best people, the best products, and the best practices. This allows us to compete successfully with much larger companies.” During the four year period measured by the Inc. 5000, SAM Medical Products® launched a variety of new products including CELOX, a temporary traumatic wound treatment, and the SAM Pelvic Sling®, the only product available that helps stabilize pelvic ring fractures. SAM Medical Products is expecting to dramatically increase its rate of growth by expanding into the wound care market with its BursaMed line of dressings. The dressings are specifically designed for the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers using a patented friction-relieving gliding technology. About SAM Medical Products  SAM Medical Products, based in Portland, OR, with its manufacturing facility in Newport, OR, is a developer and manufacturer of innovative medical products used for emergency and hospital care. The company was founded in 1984 by Dr. Sam Scheinberg, a board certified orthopedic surgeon, and his wife Cherrie in the kitchen of their Otis, Oregon farmhouse. The initial creation was the SAM Splint, which introduced a revolutionary rethinking of the design of splints and became the gold standard treatment for the military and EMS. It is now the most widely used splint in the world and the flagship product to their lineup of innovative medical products, almost all made locally in the state of Oregon. More information about SAM Medical Products can be found on the company’s website at:

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