Kristen Ringer serves as regional vice president of Medline Industries, Inc.’s, Perioperative Supply Management Consulting Services Group. In this position, she guides the market penetration and sales growth of the company’s line of Sterile Procedure Tray products. Kristen Ringer brings to the job years of experience cultivating long-term relationships with key customers. For five years, she worked in account management with Maxim Integrated Products in Sunnyvale, California. During this time, she developed a strong relationship with a top 10 Maxim customer, developing systems to drastically increase company sales for the client. Prior to joining Medline, she gained experience in the medical supply field as a summer marketing associate with AGA Medical.
An honors graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles, Kristen Ringer completed a bachelor of science in mathematics and economics in 2003 with a secondary focus on French. During her undergraduate studies, she spent a semester abroad in Bordeaux, France. She has continued to travel through Europe, with Paris being her favorite place to visit. Kristen Ringer entered graduate school in 2008 at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, where she completed an MBA in 2010. While there, she participated in numerous activities, including the Global Immersion in Management Uganda NGO Team which performed market research in Uganda on infant HIV tests.