Cardiac Science Corporation


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Company Profile

The Deerfield WI site of Cardiac Science Corporation manufactures systems for cardiac diagnostics and monitoring. Products include electrocardiographs, treadmill stress testing machines, defibrillators and Holter heart monitors that are used during a patient's daily activities. The company is a leading provider of such devices for use in doctor's offices. The company operates from a $5.5 million, 100,000 square foot manufacturing facility constructed in 1998.
Business Sectors
Pharmaceuticals   Human Diagnostics  
Med or Lab Devices Lab Reagents or Services  
Drug Manufacturing   Food & Agribusiness  
CRO   Bioinformatics or Software  
Company History
1913: Burdick Cabinet Co. was founded in Milton WI by F.F. (Fritz) Burdick. building electric light baths used for heat therapy. The family owned company was renamed Burdick Corp., and later Burdick Inc.
1983: Burdick was sold to Kone O.Y. a Finnish medical equipment company
1986: Private investor Peter Tong acquired company
1988: Siemens AG purchased Burdick
1993: Management group led by CEO George Messina acquired company
1997: Burdick was purchased by Spacelabs Medical of Redmond WA for $50M
1998: Company relocates business to new 100,000sf facility in Deerfield WI
2003: Quinton Cardiology Systems purchased Burdick from Instrumentarium's Spacelabs Medical business unit for $24M
2005: Quinton merged with Cardiac Science Inc.
2016: Aurora Capital Group (private equity) acquired assets of Cardiac Science
Cardiac Science Corporation
Address 500 Burdick Parkway
[Map] Deerfield
Phone 608-764-1919
Website Link
Head Brian Mitchard
Company Statistics
Global Headcount 252
Local Headcount 129
Year Founded 1913
Ownership Private
Stock Exchange

Parent Company
Divisional Level
Senior Level
Global Headcount
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Reference Documents
2013 - Cardiac sells Burdick product line to Mortala [View]
2011 - Cardiac Science to add jobs [View]
2005 - Quinton Cardiology Merges with Cardiac Science [View]
2003 - Quinton Cardiology Purchases Burdick [View]
1997 - Burdick Purchased by Spacelabs Medical [View]
1993 - Burdick is Spun Out from Siemens AG [View]
2009 Cardiac Science SEC Form 10K [View]