Meet the Team

The Odyssey team brings together years of knowledge and skill around the design, development and manufacturing of medical devices. We are proud of our team and honored to partner with you in your success.

Ken Birdsong


Since acquiring Odyssey Medical Technologies, Ken and his partner group have facilitated the investment and growth in both Odyssey and other medical device related operating companies. His engineering design and product production knowledge, coupled with his international business experience uniquely equips Ken for the growth and expansion of Odyssey.

The Founder/CEO of Paxeon (Ken Birdsong), which sold to DJ Global in 2019, has over 5 years’ experience managing a $100+ million-dollar international medical device contract manufacturer that supplied products for all six major OEM’s. Previously to that post, he spent 20+ years in global operational roles for a $3.5 billion medical device manufacturer and has been active in many acquisitions within the space.

Ken has been happily married to Donna for nearly 40 years, has two children and five grandchildren. His faith and his family are central to his focus as he guides Odyssey Medical into the future!

Jan Kirsten

Engineering Manager

Kristina Berryman

E2 and Customer Service Manager

Sam Houston

Operations Manager

Jack Hanzlik

Supply Chain Director

David Smith

Accounting and HR Manager

Sam Sayger

Programming Manager

Lori Helm

Production Buyer/Planner

David Martinez

Outside Sales

Chris Osbeck

Outside Sales

David Slick

Outside Sales