Jim Bartel named CEO of Vantage MedTech

Jim Bartel, CEO, Vantage MedTech

Vantage MedTech on Wednesday announced it appointed Jim Bartel as CEO.

Vantage is a provider of comprehensive design and manufacturing services for medical technology innovations based in Moonachie.

Bartel brings over 25 years of leadership experience within medical device and contract manufacturing organizations, including roles leading marketing, business development and sales teams. With a passion for services and manufacturing, Bartel has a deep understanding of product development and building high-performing teams that share common values to accelerate growth.

Bartel most recently served as CEO and a board member of Waltek Inc., a private equity-owned casting and machining company serving the medical industry, and president of Spectralytics Inc., a medical device contract manufacturing organization, in addition to being chief operating officer and board member of Precision ADM, a 3D metal contract manufacturing company. He also spent four years at Stratasys, the leading 3D printing company, as vice president and general manager of its rapid prototyping business unit.

“Vantage has been on an exciting growth journey, and I’m grateful for the opportunity to serve as CEO. We have a talented team of 150-plus medical device engineers with decades of industry expertise. Their dedication to partnering with medical device innovators from concept to realization is what makes Vantage stand apart and is key to our long-term success,” Bartel said.