Business professional Joseph Silva from East Providence, Rhode Island, possesses over 15 years of sales and marketing experience in the health care industry. With a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the Gabelli School of Business at Roger Williams University, Joseph Silva has applied his education and skills to realize success in several positions throughout his career.
Joseph Silva entered the workforce as a Marketing Associate for Hallsmith-Sysco Food Services, where he maintained responsibility for a line of over 18,000 products, including walk-in refrigerators and fresh meat. He subsequently offered his services to what is now Novartis International AG, providing pharmaceutical solutions to cardiologists, dermatologists, neurologists, podiatrists, and neurologists.
After four years with Novartis, Joseph Silva commenced his tenure with CR Bard, Inc., as a Brachytherapy Manager. Covering a seven-state area that encompassed New England and New York, he served numerous medical specialists with a comprehensive product line that included radiological and urological equipment in addition to a variety of turnkey solutions. During part of that time, Mr. Silva also held the position of Vice President of Sales and Operations for New England Mobile Adz, a mobile billboard advertising startup. With responsibility for ad creation, distribution, hiring, and sales, his contributions facilitated a profitable sale of the company 18 months after its inception.
Joseph Silva now serves Kalamazoo, Michigan-based Stryker Corporation as an Account Manager in East Providence, from where he attends to the needs of multiple institutions throughout not only Rhode Island, but also Connecticut. When not doing so, he enjoys playing hockey, rollerblading, and winemaking.