Jan. 19, 2007 -- VerusMed, a Scottsdale, Ariz.-based company that supplies healthcare professionals with medical data, has named Bob Kinard its new Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, the company announced Friday.

Kinard worked previously at Passport Health Communications, Inc. and has extensive experience with healthcare corporate finance transactions, the company said.

"Bob's background is part of leadership teams that have built high growth health care businesses," Scott McQuigg, President and CEO of VerusMed, said in a statement.

The company, formerly known as Faxwatch, was twice named to the Inc. 500 list of the fast growing private companies in 1999 and 2000.

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