Leadership

Leadership


Jimmy Blanchard

Jimmy Blanchard

General Manager, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Jimmy Blanchard was named General Manager, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery in October 2020. Blanchard joined RTI in June 2013 as a Regional Sales Manager. He was promoted to Vice President of Sales, Tissue Implants in March 2016. In his current role, he manages the PRS Business Unit. Blanchard has 17 years of commercial leadership experience in the healthcare industry with a focus on building both direct and indirect commercial channels. His experience in the medical technology industry includes hardware, biologics and capital equipment across multiple disease states.

Prior to joining RTI, Blanchard held commercial leadership roles with multiple organizations, including Stryker and Covidien, where he led sales, marketing and national account teams. He has extensive experience in talent management, channel optimization and go-to-market strategies.

Blanchard earned a bachelor’s degree in Community Health from Portland State University.