SPBS Appoints HTM Industry Leader, Dr. David Hickson, to Board of Directors



Flower Mound, Texas, [May 24, 2018] – SPBS, Inc. announced the appointment of Dr. David Hickson CEO and Managing Partner of MHSC Energy Management, LLC., to its board of directors effective today.

“We are extremely pleased to welcome David to our board and look forward to the numerous contributions and years of experience and knowledge he brings to the table,” said Jeff Daugherty, CEO, SPBS. “David’s experience as an entrepreneur, industry leader, and business expert will be an invaluable asset to the future growth of SPBS in the Healthcare industry.”

Dr. Hickson is CEO and Managing Partner of MHSC Energy Management, LLC., an LED lighting solutions company operating throughout 24 states in the United States. Prior to this venture, Dr. Hickson served as CEO of an electronic auction platform for selling used medical devices. From 1999 to 2007, Hickson was the Founder, President and CEO of Intellamed, a national biomedical services company, until his successful sale of his company to UHS in 2007. He also served in additional leadership capacities with CIC Healthcare Corp., and Union Carbide Corporation as well as several local board and civil council positions in Bryan/College Station, including Mayor Pro-Tem. His experience culminates over 25 years of HTM industry leadership experience.

Dr. Hickson holds a M.S. and a Ph.D. in Food Chemistry as well as a B.S. in Biology from Texas A&M University. In addition to sixteen journal articles and publications, Dr. Hickson has also received several accolades and honor awards throughout his career.

“I’m thrilled to be working with David again. I’ve known him since 2005 working in the capacity as CFO of Intellamed as well as serving on its board. David brings tremendous knowledge and healthcare relationships to SPBS in the Healthcare Technology Management sector,” Daugherty continues.

SPBS is proud to welcome such a distinguished and knowledgeable leader to our board. Dr. Hickson is well poised to provide guiding influence as the company’s growth continues within the healthcare industry.


With almost 40 years in the HTM industry, SPBS, Inc., provides clinical equipment service and support to healthcare facilities throughout the United States. As an employee owned company, SPBS, Inc., and their staff deliver responsive support, high quality and cost-effective service and solutions tailored to their customers’ needs.