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John Temple
Vice President of Sales

John brings over 25 years of sales, management, and leadership experience in the medical device business with both capital and single-use products. Prior to joining NinePoint Medical, John served as a key leader on the executive management team at Olympus America as Vice President of Sales. He was responsible for the field sales organization of over 250 professionals that led the Olympus Endoscopy division to an unprecedented 5-year record of growth. In addition to the core Gastroenterology business, John also held positions of increasing responsibility over his 24-year career with Olympus for the Surgical, Pulmonary, Digital Integration, Management Information Systems, and Capsule Endoscopy businesses. Earlier in his career, he worked at Storz Instrument Company and Merrell Dow Pharmaceuticals. John holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Sales Force Management from California State University, Fullerton.