Vanessa Research (VR), a Hamden, CT based biomedical company pioneering innovative products in areas of unmet medical needs, announces the appointment of David B. Talbert as Vice President of Sales. Talbert brings more than three decades of his experience with such best-in-class consumer product companies including Prestige Brands, J.B. Williams and Lederle Laboratories.
Talbert has been recognized for his leadership, strategic planning and sales management, which also included his work with High Ridge brands, responsible for some of the world’s most well-known brands. His experience ranges from private-equity backed businesses to large, multi-national corporations.
In his most recent role as VP of Sales for Kramer Consumer Products, he developed strategic sales plans for the United States as well as Canada, plus implemented exclusive e-commerce products. In his 11 years at Lederle Laboratories in Wayne, New Jersey, Talbert managed multiple national accounts and served varied capacities including Territory, District and Eastern Regional managers.
“David is a visionary with the depth of experience to honor the true commitment of Vanessa Research to ‘give hope where none existed’ by impacting overlooked healthcare markets,” said Don Janezic, CFO.
Talbert is a graduate of Christopher Newport University in Newport News, VA and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing.
VR has global offices in Hungary, Germany and Spain.