For the past 17 years, Kenneth Paul Palmero has served as the President and Owner of Palmero Health Care in Stratford, Connecticut. He manages all operations of this second-generation family-owned company, which is a world leader in the development and marketing of infection control products. Under the leadership of Kenny Palmero, the company has won consumer awards for excellence in surgical products, including the Best of Stratford 2011 Award. This honor led to a cover page and feature in Surgical Products Magazine. Not only does Palmero develop products that prevent the spread of infection and cross-contamination, but he also educates the public about the need for infection control at medical facilities.Products offered by Kenneth Paul Palmero’s company include safety eyewear, sanitary wipes, and hospital-level disinfectants. The company’s strongest disinfectant, DisCide ULTRA, neutralizes pathogens in only one minute. This product, which is available in an easy-to-use towelette form as well as a spray, can be used to kill a range of viruses including influenza A and HSV-2.Possessing an extensive on-the-job business background, Palmero also obtained an Associate of Applied Science in Business Administration from the Bryant & Stratton Business Institute in Boston in 1972. This school, which has now been renamed Bryant & Stratton College, offers a diverse array of business courses to its students, including accounting, sales and marketing, and business communications.When Palmero is not involved in work or research activities, he participates in a variety of programs that benefit his hometown. He supports beautification and safety initiatives, and he also donates to charitable organizations such as the Wounded Warrior Project. Kenny Paul Palmero is a member of the Stratford Chamber of Commerce as well as a devout churchgoer. Some of his favorite hobbies are jogging, playing tennis, and skiing.