The president and CEO of ONI Medical Systems, Peter Pellerito, has been appointed to Echoserve Inc’s corporate board of directors.

Echoserve provides new and refurbished equipment, field service, technical support, and part depot repair to the diagnostic ultrasound, general x-ray, and mammography markets.

Pellerito’s current company is a specialty MRI business and he has served as VP and general manager for GE Healthcare’s ultrasound business, which he grew from $35 million to more than $450 million in sales and service revenue.

Christopher M Cone, CEO of Echoserve, said Pellerito has a long history of building successful ultrasound businesses and will be a good fit in helping develop the company.