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BEST Guest: Ryan Jankovic
June 13 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mr. Ryan Jankovic is an entrepreneur’s entrepreneur. As an experienced leader in several biomedical startups, Mr. Jankovic has a unique view on what it takes to take an idea from idea to business, and the skills that BEST trainees can develop now, to thrive in the fast-paced world of startups. He is currently President of CleanStart Surgical, a Michigan-based company focused on manufacturing automated washers, supplying cleaning solutions and providing service to medical central sterile processing departments.
He has also served as Entrepreneur in Residence for Spartan Innovations at MSU, and previously worked with Stryker. In 2012, he left Stryker to become the Vice President of Strategic Development for Tekna, a medical device product design and development company where he led growth, strategy, and business development initiatives. He has a BBA from Western Michigan University. He also has his MBA from MSU and completed a specialized business leadership course at Harvard Business School in 2011.