Bob Stites’ has 30 years of sales experience in the medical device arena in multiple roles including territory representative, field marketing manager and regional sales manager. His experience includes 20 years selling and managing sales forces in heart valves, including for Sorin Heart Valves, where he was sales representative of the year multiple times. Prior to that, Bob spent five years selling vascular grafts for W.L. Gore.
Most recently, Bob spent five years with Admedus, a young company selling into the congenital cardiovascular space with a unique acellular tissue for congenital defects. He was one of three Admedus sales leaders who started the sales force in the US, leading to a successful exit when acquired by LeMaitre.
Bob graduated from Purdue University with a business degree and earned an MBA from the University of Dallas.