Stacey Cram, CEO
Stacey Cram is a seasoned life sciences commercial and R&D executive and medical entrepreneur. For more than 20 years, he led global commercialization (Marketing, Sales, Bus. Dev., Corp. Dev.) in Fortune 500 and early-stage medical device businesses (Medtronic, Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies, Baxa/Baxter, Bio-Vascular, Kleiner Device Labs). Stacey has built businesses in North America and globally, serving diverse medical fields (cardiac, vascular, transplant, pulmonary, neuro, orthopedic/spine, blood, diagnostics, trauma and acute care, and military). In 2012, Stacey raised angel funding and spent 3 years as CEO leading Peak Heart Inc., a disruptive business serving hospital ERs, ORs, PACUs and MRI/imaging clinics by servicing patients’ cardiac pacemakers and implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs). He led the strategic marketing for Terumo Blood & Cell Technologies (TBCT) for 8 years, advancing revenues from $120M to more than $340M. Later, he was re-engaged by TBCT to advance their freeze-dried human plasma business and helped them secure $19M in DOD funding. Later, TBCT re-engaged him again to lead a $15M R&D program developing a novel cellular therapy platform to separate killer T-cells from blood to combat cancer in CAR-T procedures. Stacey is excited to lead the EZaLife team.