Omeza is building its core team with three new appointments in the past 30 days. “These are important new hires in operations, marketing, finance and administration,” states Omeza President and COO Sarah Kitlowski. “We are growing rapidly, and we’re fortunate to welcome these quick-thinking, motivated and creative women to the team. They are going to help us in our mission to revolutionize wound care.”
Current company General Counsel Wendi Chapman, Esq., has been appointed VP of Finance and Administration. In her expanded role with Omeza, she will provide legal and business support and handle investor relations.
Wendi is also Director of Operations for The Brenn Foundation and Executive Director of Bridge Angel Investors, a membership group providing funding and mentorship to early stage companies throughout Florida. Previously, Wendi was Vice President of The San Francisco Marathon, and earlier, General Counsel for Vietnam Veterans of America Foundation. She received her Juris Doctorate from the Columbus School of Law at the Catholic University of America.
Lalania Hayes is Omeza’s Operations Manager. Her newly created role combines supply chain management, project management and vendor coordination as the company develops its production, fulfillment and quality assurance infrastructure. Previously, Lalania was Chief Operations Officer at Rock Bottom Bottles, an online wholesale distributor of e-liquid packaging products based in Sarasota. She received her Associates of Science in Medical Assisting from Keiser University.
Lindsey Osborn is the company’s Marketing Coordinator, responsible for executing marketing initiatives, working with Omeza’s marketing vendors and partners, managing marketing and sales assets and coordinating marketing communications. Previously, she was Brand Manager of Ecommerce at Shore, a resort lifestyle clothing brand based in Sarasota. She attended Valencia College.