Helping Our Clients Find Success
Michael Vergano started The Harvest Group in 1998 to provide consulting services to a wide range of medical device industry clients from start-ups to major corporations. Over the past 20+ years Michael has provided his expertise in medical device product development, project management, operations, engineering, quality, and quality system management to clients in the medical device and biotech industries in North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia.
The company's founder, Michael G. Vergano, has 30+ years experience in the medical device and biotech industries. Starting his professional career after earning an engineering degree from Tufts University (BSME), he has been employed at both large corporations and small start-up ventures. Michael has held positions as design engineer, manufacturing engineer, engineering manager, sales territory manager, quality manager, director of operations and product development, inclusive of regulatory and quality responsibilities. Michael's hands-on product experiences range from medical devices including laparoscopic instruments, catheters, balloons, GI endoscopy and electrocautery devices to temperature-controlled packaging design and validation for biologic materials. Sales experience in medical devices has provided a strong sense of customer awareness, as well as medical procedure and market insight. These dynamic experiences provide an essential combination for effective and successful business leadership. Michael is a Certified Biomedical Auditor and is the holder of 13 medical device patents.
The Harvest Group is a small consulting entity with an outstanding reputation for customized and personalized service, efficient and effective client communication, and highly skilled expertise in the core competencies of medical device engineering, quality, project management, operations, and product development. Partnerships with well-established medical device consultants permit a highly adaptable consulting team for customization of each client’s projects.
Maintaining up-to-date knowledge of medical device industry regulations and standards is of paramount importance and a top priority. Continual education of updated standards and regulations is constantly pursued.
Providing expertise in product development, project management, operations, engineering, quality, and quality system management to clients in the medical device and biotech industries.
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