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Sientra collapse doomed execs

By   /  Friday, November 20th, 2015  /  Central Coast Health Watch, Latest news, Top Stories, Tri-County Public Companies  /  Comments Off on Sientra collapse doomed execs

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Sientra, Citrix execs learning hard lessons

By   /  Friday, November 20th, 2015  /  Editorials  /  Comments Off on Sientra, Citrix execs learning hard lessons

Two major employers on the Central Coast are learning in real time that technology management does matter. For breast implant maker Sientra, the management of its global logistics chain and global regulatory regime appears to have gotten badly off track. Tiny particles that U.S. regulators deemed not harmful caught the eye of European regulators, who Read More →

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Goleta breast implant maker Sientra shakes up C-Suite

By   /  Thursday, November 12th, 2015  /  Central Coast Health Watch, Latest news, South Coast, Top Stories, Tri-County Public Companies  /  Comments Off on Goleta breast implant maker Sientra shakes up C-Suite

  The writing was on the wall at Sientra. On Nov. 12, the company’s top executives took the fall. The embattled Goleta-based breast implant manufacturer cleaned house Thursday afternoon. Sientra founder and CEO Hani Zeini stepped down as CEO and he will be replaced by industry veteran Jeffrey Nugent. Nicholas Simon also resigned as chairman Read More →

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Goleta’s Sientra reassures investors, surgeons

By   /  Friday, November 6th, 2015  /  Central Coast Health Watch, Latest news, Top Stories, Tri-County Public Companies  /  Comments Off on Goleta’s Sientra reassures investors, surgeons

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Sientra sends letter to surgeons about breast implant production

By   /  Friday, October 30th, 2015  /  Latest news, Top Stories, Tri-County Public Companies  /  Comments Off on Sientra sends letter to surgeons about breast implant production

  Sientra CEO Hani Zeini issued a letter to plastic surgeons Oct. 30 outlining what the Goleta-based breast implant manufacturer needs to do to restart production at its plant in Brazil. Zeini also implied in the letter that the Food and Drug Administration is going to make a decision regarding Sientra products, which is something Read More →

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Sientra CEO ducks questions about company’s future

By   /  Wednesday, October 28th, 2015  /  Central Coast Health Watch, Latest news, Top Stories, Tri-County Public Companies  /  Comments Off on Sientra CEO ducks questions about company’s future

Sientra CEO Hani Zeini said in a conference call on Oct. 28 that he will not speculate about the company’s future. Zeini dodged questions better than a Brooklyn Dodger dodges street cars during the call with investors, analysts and reporters to update all parties about implants contaminated by Sientra’s manufacturer. Sientra shares nosedived on Sept. Read More →

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Fire breaks out at Sientra manufacturer

By   /  Friday, October 23rd, 2015  /  Central Coast Health Watch, Latest news, Technology, Top Stories, Tri-County Public Companies  /  Comments Off on Fire breaks out at Sientra manufacturer

Goleta breast implant developer Sientra said there had been a fire at the factory of its manufacturer in Brazil, the company announced on Oct. 23. Sientra did not say how big the fire was or if it would impact manufacturing at Silimed, the largest producer of silicone implants in South America. The company didn’t specify Read More →

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