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Vapotherm CEO Joe Army: Wisdom from the Northern Kingdom to the Board Room and Beyond

April 23, 2020


Joe Army’s career journey through the medtech industry has been anything but easy, but he does not back down from a challenge, and he’s sharing the greatest lessons that have helped him pave his own way. 


Joe Army



Joe Army has 25 years of experience in Medtech startups. He is currently the CEO of Vapotherm, a publicly traded advanced respiratory technology company based in Exeter NH. Prior to becoming CEO in 2012, Army was CEO of Salient Surgical Technologies from 2007 until its sale to Medtronic in 2011. He has an MBA from The Wharton School of Business and a BA in history from the University of Rhode Island.

Meet Our Host, Geoff Pardo

Geoff has been in medtech for over two decades in both operational and investment roles. He is passionate about the industry potential and sharing stories from the front lines of innovation.