Faruk Okcetin has been involved in a wide array of business ventures, ranging from the finance sector into Medical Device Sales. Faruk is a seasoned medical device and equipment sales executive, and a founding partner at Aspire Medical Services. While at Aspire he was responsible for selling a multi-million dollar surgical implant and instrumentation line across multiple healthcare systems, including Novant Health and CMC Mercy Hospitals.
His responsibilities include meeting and advising Hospital Management, Surgeons and OR personnel on surgical technique and technology, maintaining inventory throughout NC Hospitals, and managing sales people for the firm. He has worked directly with physicians, surgeons and hospital personnel in supporting hospital and surgeon requirements to achieve the highest standard of care, and optimum patient results. Mr. Okcetin has been responsible for identifying and developing broad revenue channels for Aspire and has successfully negotiated new device entry and pricing with multiple Hospital purchasing departments. Mr. Okcetin’s previous business interests include Real-Estate, Financial Sector, Restaurants, and a Tech Start-up. He has also served in 3 separate private industry board positions including an appointed position onto the Workforce Development Board in North Carolina and 2 educational non-profits. Mr. Okcetin also brings to bear an extensive background in capitalizing on social media, using technology, interactive voice recognition and artificial intelligence to connect existing business platforms to our every day lives.