Drue De Angelis

Drue De Angelis

CEO, Co-founder

Drue has spent nearly 30 years in the Orthopedic Industry. That considerable experience helps Drue guide Surg.io. A father of four, Drue strives to live a life of integrity and commitment to excellence.

Jeff Claeson

Jeff Claeson

CTO, Co-founder

Jeff has been designing and building easy-to-use web apps for nearly 15 years. He is obsessive about making complex interfaces easy to use and it shows in Surg.io. Jeff works tirelessly to make Surg.io better each day and to help distributors be successful with it.

Josh Sandberg

Josh Sandberg

Business Development, Co-founder

Josh Sandberg has been consulting in the musculoskeletal industry since 2004. In 2010, Josh co-founded Ortho Spine Companies, which is the parent company of Ortho Spine Distributors (OSD), Surg.io and Ortho Sales Partners (OSP). OSD a searchable database that helps ease the frustration of finding orthopedic distributors throughout the country. OSP is an end-to-end solution that helps companies approach the Global Market in a cost efficient way.

Anthony Passalacqua

Anthony Passalacqua

Sales Operations and Supply Chain

Tony Passalacqua comes with 27 years of experience in the transportation and orthopedic industry specializing in sales operations, supply chain optimization, operational restructuring, and strategic planning. In his most recent endeavor as the Vice President of Operations for a $125 million-dollar medical device sales organization (converted from Branch to Independent Distributor), he was solely responsible for the design and implementation of their new, stand-alone operational structure in addition to developing and directing the human resources department.

Jeff Wertz

Jeff Wertz

Director of Business Development

Prior to joining the team, Jeff spent five years selling orthopedic trauma for Stryker Orthopedics utilizing cumbersome logistical software . During his tenure at Stryker, he realized that differentiation in healthcare would be through technology enablement. For two years, he led business development for an orthopedic outcomes SaaS solution for hospitals and private practices.

Jeff's unique blend of experience provides a deep a understanding to what our clients face.