Our Management

Joseph P. Caruso, President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman

Mr. Caruso has held senior management positions at Palomar since 1992, the year after its founding. In his most recent tenure as President and CEO, he has focused the company on light-based aesthetic treatments. Within and outside of the organization, Mr. Caruso has championed the strategy of cascading laser technology from professional settings, such as doctors' offices, to at-home use.

Paul S. Weiner, Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Weiner joined Palomar in 1995 and has held increasingly senior-level positions. Through his fiscal leadership, the company increased profitability on its professional products and developed the financial strength to invest in consumer products research. The result of these efforts is the PaloVia Skin Renewing Laser – the first, FDA-cleared laser that is clinically proven to reduce fine lines and wrinkles around the eyes.

Richard Bankowski, Field Clinical Director

Richard Bankowski joined Palomar in 2000. In his current role, he travels the world working with leading cosmetic dermatologists and plastic surgeons on the clinical development of new technology. A sought-after lecturer, he has expertise across all the major technologies associated with the cosmetic laser industry. Mr. Bankowski is an adjunct member of American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) and an Associate member of American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS). In addition to his other responsibilities, he is the PaloVia spokesperson on QVC.