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February 10, 2015

Herbert C. Buchanan Jr. President, IU Health Methodist and University Hospitals joins Noxilizer Inc. Board of Directors

Herbert C. Buchanan Jr. President, IU Health Methodist and University Hospitals joins Noxilizer Inc. Board of Directors

Noxilizer to leverage Mr. Buchanan’s leadership and healthcare expertise to drive market growth and expansion

“Herb is a seasoned business leader at one of the nation’s most respected and successful healthcare organizations,” said President and CEO of Noxilizer, Lawrence Bruder. “We welcome him and look forward to leveraging his business acumen and industry insight to accelerate our performance and expansion goals.”

Alfred R. Berkley III, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Noxilizer, Inc. added, “Herb’s deep expertise in hospital administration will prove invaluable as Noxilizer begins strategic advancement into the hospital market.”

“I am excited to join this team and look forward to working closely with Larry and the board during the next phase of their growth,” said Buchanan. “Noxilizer is advancing a game-changing sterilization technology; a solution I am confident will be welcomed in the dynamic healthcare market.”

As President, IU Health Methodist and University Hospitals, Mr. Buchanan is responsible for determining the strategic vision and priorities of two of the largest hospitals in the state of Indiana.

Prior to joining IU Health in 2014, Buchanan served as Chief Executive Officer for Howard University Hospital in Washington, DC. Before that, he served as Chief Operating Officer for the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore; as Vice President of Operations at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, IL; and as Vice President of Operations & Process Improvement for the Huntsville Hospital System in Alabama.

A native of Washington, DC, Buchanan has an MBA from the Northwestern University JL Kellogg Graduate School of Management, as well as graduate and undergraduate degrees in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), respectively.

About Noxilizer, Inc.:

Noxilizer, Inc. provides room-temperature nitrogen dioxide sterilization technology that offers many benefits over traditional sterilization methods. Noxilizer sells sterilization and biodecontamination equipment to pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device manufacturers and also offers contract sterilization services at its Baltimore, MD facilities. Noxilizer’s expert microbiology and material compatibility team is ready to partner to solve sterilization challenges through every phase of the process.
Noxilizer, Inc., founded in 2004, is privately held with offices in the US, United Kingdom and Japan. For more information, please visit:

About Indiana University Health:

Named among the “Best Hospitals in America” by U.S. News & World Report for 16 consecutive years, IU Health is dedicated to providing a unified standard of preeminent, patient-centered care. A unique partnership with Indiana University School of Medicine – one of the nation’s leading medical schools – gives our highly-skilled physicians access to innovative treatments using the latest research and technology.

Media Contact:

Angie Kearns
Brand Manager
Noxilizer, Inc.
C (574) 304-1502

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