More Key Hires at Vantage

Tim Ehrecke and Kori Frank announcement


Effingham, IL: In response to an expansion of new business, Vantage is excited to announce the addition of Tim Ehrecke, Regional Vice President Sales, and Kori Frank, Clinical Manager.

Brad Hill, CEO, said: “These two additions will enable Vantage to continue to strengthen its foundation as we aggressively pursue organic and acquisitive growth. I’m excited an industry veteran like Tim has joined Vantage knowing he will broaden our geographical reach into the Upper Midwest, while Kori’s internal promotion will bolster operational efficiencies in the Central region”.

Tim Ehrecke, Regional Vice President, Sales

Tim Ehrecke

Regional Vice President, Sales

Tim has established success through creating relationships based on servant leadership with a focus on customer satisfaction. He successfully recruited, trained and motivated a sales force with domestic and international distribution through Portable Ophthalmic Inc., E-Technologies Inc. and OPI LLC. He also led a sales team for Heidelberg Engineering through a distribution agreement for portable ophthalmic devices. Timothy was also responsible for the sale of the portable ophthalmic - IOPac pachymeter to Reichert Technologies. Ehrecke holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business from St. Ambrose University and trained at The University of Minnesota to obtain his Ophthalmic Medical Technologist certificate. Sean O’Donnell, Chief Growth Officer, added: “We are thrilled to have Tim join our team to expand our reach with his extensive industry contacts and proven ability to drive top-line growth. Tim will be a good cultural fit with our highly experienced and competitive team.”

Kori Frank, Clinical Manager

Kori Frank

Clinical Manager

Throughout her career, Kori has exhibited the drive to seek positive change through data analysis and proactive process improvement strategies. Kori is based in Kokomo, Indiana and holds an Associates of Science degree in Computer Information Systems from Ivy Tech. Kori consistently exhibits the Vantage Values daily: Integrity, Commitment, Creativity, Communication and Excellence. Jason Carpenter, Senior Vice President, Operations, added: “After 23 years at Vantage, I still get excited about the opportunity to provide internal promotions to high performing associates. I have no doubt in Kori’s ability to assist with onboarding future new hires while ensuring continued operational efficiency in her region.”

About Vantage Outsourcing

Vantage has been a leading ophthalmology surgical service provider for over 25 years operating in 20 plus states. A portfolio company within Pharos Capital Group, Vantage deploys state-of-the-art cataract surgery equipment, IOLs, instrumentation, disposables, expert staff, and supplies, enabling hospitals, surgery centers, and physicians to provide local communities with the highest quality cataract surgery.