American Diabetes Wholesale today announced the appointment of Larry Edelson as President and CEO. The five-year-old company positions itself for continued profitable growth and expansion by leveraging Edelson’s over 35 years of healthcare industry experience.

“We’re excited about Larry’s extensive health care industry and proven business development experience,” said Chris Maguire, Executive Vice President and Co-Founder of American Diabetes Wholesale. Maguire adds, “Larry passionately shares our values and vision in providing affordable options for people with diabetes.”

“My decision to join American Diabetes Wholesale was one of the easiest decisions I’ve made in my career,” said Larry Edelson, President/CEO of American Diabetes Wholesale. Edelson adds, “The foundation for a great company has already been laid, and our plans are to continue to bring products and services that make managing diabetes and related health conditions easier and more affordable for our customers.”

Prior to joining American Diabetes Wholesale, Edelson advised healthcare companies with business development and regulatory issues. Edelson started his career as the founder of a medical sales and development company in 1974. Edelson has served as President of the Bayshore Community Hospital Foundation and Vice Chairman of the Hospital Board of Trustees. Edelson was also the founder of one of the first direct-to-consumer contact lens mail order companies. Edelson received his Bachelor of Education from the University of Toledo.

American Diabetes Wholesale is a mail order company that delivers affordable diabetic supplies and health products to people who pay out of pocket, are uninsured, or do not have adequate health insurance coverage. American Diabetes Wholesale provides over 3,000 top-quality, brand name diabetic supplies and over-thecounter pharmacy items at discounts up to 60% off retail prices.

In 2009, American Diabetes Wholesale was the recipient of the South Florida Business Journal’s 11th Annual Excellence in Health Carein the health care company category. American Diabetes Wholesale is actively supports the diabetes community and organizations that further diabetes education and research. The company has been providing diabetic supplies to consumers through its and via toll free phone at 877-241-9002.