President, CEO, Co-Founder, K2M, Inc.

Eric Major is the president, CEO and co-founder of K2M, Inc., a fast-growing global medical device company focused on developing innovative surgical solutions for the most complex spinal pathologies. Major previously co-founded and served as the president and chief executive officer of American OsteoMedix Corp.(AOM), a minimally invasive spinal device company that was acquired by Interpore Cross International in 2001. Following the sale of AOM, Major served as president of the Minimally Invasive Division for Interpore Cross International (now a Biomet company) until 2002. Prior to co-founding AOM, Major served in several sales/marketing, strategic and product development capacities with various spinal companies including Acromed Spine Inc. (now a Johnson & Johnson company) and Synthes Spine, Inc.

Major has over 20 years of experience in the spine industry and was the 2010 recipient of the Entrepreneur of the Year Award for Emerging Technologies in the Greater Washington, D.C. region. Major is a member of the AdvaMed CEO Advisory Council and is active in the local community, serving on the Loudon Small Business Development Center Board of Directors, as well as the Board of Trustees for the Westmoreland Davis Memorial Foundation, Inc., a local historic preservation organization. Major received a B.S. degree in political science from James Madison University in 1991.

Eric is a member of the College of Business Board of Advisors as well as the Entrepreneurship Board of Advisors.

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