Eric joined P2i in March 2009, bringing heavyweight sales experience from the medical devices and health care industries. He spent over 14 years in increasingly senior sales positions with US Surgical, now Covidien AG, latterly as Business Director of the Auto Suture Division. Previously Eric was VP Sales with Viking Systems, a publicly-traded company that designs, develops and manufactures high performance laparoscopic vision systems, where he built a US national sales force and launched three dimensional laparoscopic surgical systems to the US hospital market, and Sales Director for Laserscope, a leading provider of medical laser systems. Most recently, Eric was President of CytoCore, a Chicago-based clinical diagnostic and screening company specializing in early cancer screening. Eric has a BA in Marketing from Kutztown University.