MedTech Color aims to advance the representation of persons of color in the medical device industry. Here's how...
Granting access to a diversified Medtech Professional network
Being a catalyst for professional development
To build a community of African Americans that sponsor & mentor to increase the number of leaders of color in the Medtech industry
To increase the number of African Americans who enter & stay in Medtech
To add tangible value to the Medtech Ecosystem via thought-leadership
WORLDWIDE PRESIDENT, BD INTEGRATED DIAGNOSTIC SOLUTIONS
Brooke Story joined BD in April 2021 and is responsible for driving global strategic, operational and commercial performance and customer experience across the BD IDS portfolio of solutions and along the diagnostic continuum, including Specimen Management, Molecular Diagnostics, Microbiology and Women’s Health & Cancer. She is a global industry leader with more than 20 years of general management and commercial experience in large medical device corporations with a prolific history of inspiring large teams, mentoring and developing diverse talent, and delivering economic value to the organization. Prior to joining BD, Brooke served as president, Pelvic Health and Gastric Therapies at Medtronic, where she led the organization in bringing life-restoring solutions for pelvic floor disorders to patients around the globe. Over her more than 15 years with the company, she held several other leadership roles, including vice president of Sales, Great Lakes Region, Neuroscience Group and vice president of Upstream Marketing, Neuroscience. Brooke earned an MBA from the University of Michigan and her bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the University of Tennessee.
MedTech Color Pitch Competition - Winners Selected
- 1st place - Guardian Lane, Inc - Kristina Jones
- 2nd Place - Starling Medical Inc. - Alex Arevelos
- 3rd Place - Sayenza Biosciences - Derek Danyard
- 4th place TIE - Alva Health, Inc - Sandra Saldana
- 4th place TIE - Respira Labs - Maria Artunduaga