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Salada Named Director of Materials Management
Chris Salada was named director of materials management for Kaleida Health. Salada brings a wealth of experience in warehouse management, central supply, purchasing, central stores and sterilization, mail room/copy room and linen management.
In his role, Salada will be responsible for the direction, strategic planning and daily operations of Kaleida Health’s materials management and logistics functions, including all Buffalo and Twin Tier sites. He will ensure that all medical and non-medical products are available as needed. He will also collaborate with the nursing staff in developing better ways to service our patients’ needs for quality products and services.
Salada most recently served as director of materials management at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center. Prior to that role, he was supply chain coordinator at Eastern Niagara Hospital. In addition, he previously was co-owner of Dimino, Minervino & Salada L.L.C. Salada has held many project management roles, including project manager for the first Cardiac Cath Lab in Niagara County, a collaboration with ECMC, Kaleida Health, Catholic Health and Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center.
Salada has a bachelor’s degree in commerce from Niagara University. He also achieved the 2015 Buffalo Business First 30 under 30 award.
Please join us in welcoming Chris Salada to the Kaleida Health family.