Brian has more than 30 years of healthcare experience in sales, sales management and executive management. His impressive employment history includes: Ciba Corning Diagnostics, Cordis Cardiology, Cordis Biosense, Cordis Endovascular, Johnson & Johnson Companies, and Cardiovascular Systems Inc.
Donald O. Henderson MSA, MT (ASCP)
Vice President Operations
Helix Diagnostics, proudly announced that Donald Henderson joined their team as Vice President of Operations in January of 2020.
Don came to Helix Diagnostics with more than 36 years of laboratory experience. Don’s impressive background ranges and builds in scope from Technician, Medical Technologist, Chemistry Supervisor, Lab Manager, Administrative Director of Clinical Pathology Beaumont Royal Oak, Administrative Director Beaumont Laboratory Services, Vice President / Chief Administrative Officer of Laboratory Services for Beaumont Health, and finally Vice President of Corporate Laboratory Services for McLaren Healthcare Corporation. Don has also served as a member and as Treasurer of the Joint Venture Hospital Laboratories (JVHL) Executive Committee.
Mr. Henderson’s education includes: Master of Science in Administration/Health Services Administration from Central Michigan University, Bachelor of Science/Medical Technology from Wayne State University, and Medical Technology Internship from Detroit General Hospital.
Don enjoys camping, canoeing, fishing and skiing. He has also volunteered his time coaching youth football and wrestling.
Vice President Sales
Helix Diagnostics, proudly announced that Julie Pantalone joined their team as Vice President of Sales in December of 2019.
Julie comes to Helix Diagnostics with over 35 years of sales and sales leadership experience in the laboratory industry. Ms. Pantalone has trained over 200 salespeople throughout her impressive career. Julie is a proven sales leader that helps companies to grow their business and people to grow themselves.
After graduating high school, Ms. Pantalone began her sales career in the laboratory field working for one of the largest clinical laboratories in the country. She continued working for Quest Diagnsotics for more than two decades. Julie went on to serve as Corporate Sales Director for Beaumont Hospitals, and most recently as Director of Sales and Marketing for McLaren Medical Laboratory.
In her capacity as a sales leader Julie has helped businesses to grow rapidly. However, she is most proud of what she’s accomplished mentoring young people; helping them to develop and succeed in their careers.
Ms. Pantalone enjoys vacationing and spending time with her grown children and their families. She has volunteered to help raise funds, awareness, support families, and teach new and future parents about Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. Julie has also delivered care packages and food to homebound seniors for Meals on Wheels.