Thomashilfen Names New North American President

Thomashilfen North America has named Darlene Hawthorne its new president following the January resignation of Elisa Louis.

Hawthorne formerly served as Thomashilfen's customer business development manager.

Thomashilfen offers pediatric wheelchairs, activity chairs, car seats and therapeutic mattresses for adults and children. Several products, including the mattresses and the ThevoTwist stroller-style wheelchair, feature components that allow users to engage in dynamic movement while remaining optimally positioned.

In addition to announcing Hawthorne's promotion, Thomashilfen said Andrew Woehr, who has been with the company for six years, has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer.

Thomashilfen North America is based in Seattle.

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