Ariel Sutton joined Imperative Care in August of 2016 as EVP, Marketing, and since then has played an instrumental role in steering the direction of the company from the first patient treated to 25,000 patients treated. Under Ariel’s leadership of the commercial organization, Imperative Care has become a leader in the highly competitive stroke market in just over three years since launching its first products.
Prior to joining Imperative Care, Ariel had key marketing and product management roles at Cardinal Health, Access Closure, ev3, FoxHollow Technologies, and Johnson & Johnson’s LifeScan division. She graduated from Brown University with an Sc.B. in biomedical engineering and earned her M.B.A. at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. She was awarded a U.S. State Department Fulbright Scholarship.