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Linebacker Inc.

The Linebacker® is a secondary securement device that helps reduce inadvertent IV catheter dislodgements without the challenges of tape.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location Columbus, OH, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 6
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Company Summary

Linebacker, Inc. is an early stage medical device company commercializing a device that provides secondary securement for IV catheter tubing. The Linebacker® is a disposable device that helps reduce inadvertent IV catheter dislodgements without the potential challenges of dermal abrasion, patient discomfort and the risk of infection that adhesive tape presents. Linebacker addresses needs in the Pre-Hospital, Hospital and Post-Hospital segments


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    David Sybert
    Medical Director/Founder

    David Sybert, M.D. currently serves as Medical Director of Linebacker, Inc. Dr. Sybert is the founder of the company and currently serves on the Board of Directors of Linebacker, Inc., Midwest Physicians Anesthesia Services Inc. (MPAS), Professional Liability by Physicians for Physicians, Inc. and is a principal in Tradewins Capital Management, LLC.
    David graduated cum laude from The Ohio State University in 1986. He is a 1990 graduate of The Oh

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    Jack Kromar

    As Chief Executive Officer, Jack brings over 25 years of general management and commercial operations experience to Linebacker, Inc., including nearly 20 years at Roche Diagnostics.
    While at Roche, Jack held various sales, marketing, and management positions including VP of Corporate Accounts for the U.S., as well as heading up the Hospital, Laboratory and Research businesses in Montreal, Canada. Jack also has served as the Senior Vice President

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    Parker MacDonnell

    Parker MacDonell is a seasoned financial services and business executive with an interest in helping others succeed in business. He helps business owners with capital formation, succession planning, goal setting and value creation. By encouraging his clients to begin with the end in mind, he helps them plan for success.

    Parker’s financial services career has combined commercial banking, angel investing and startup business ventures. At Bank O

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