CCO at Surgical Specialties Corporation in Sudbury, Massachusetts
A graduate of North Carolina State University, Brennan Marilla joined E&J Gallo Winery as a sales representative after obtaining his B.A. in business management in 1990. During his first year, Brennan Marilla earned the distinction of being the first member of his recruiting class to receive a promotion to district manager. He went on to establish his district as the fastest-growing in sales in the following year.
Mr. Marilla entered the medical industry with Novartis Pharmaceuticals in 1992 and later transferred to Angiodynamics, Inc., in 1994, where his successful sales record garnered various achievement rewards. After joining Medtronic Cardiovascular in 1998, Mr. Marilla’s performance resulted in promotions culminating in a position as vice president of U.S. endovascular sales in 2007. In that role, he maintained oversight over 187 sales representatives and $250 million in revenue. Mr. Marilla went on from there to Covidien Vascular Therapies in 2010, rising to the position of vice president and general manager of endovascular products.