Mark Gilreath, Founder of EndoChoice; ?has served as the President & CEO since February 2008.?? Under his leadership, EndoChoice has been recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing companies in the U.S. for 2010 and 2011.
From 1999 to January 2008, Mr. Gilreath served as a member of the executive committee of Given Imaging (NASDAQ: GIVN). Since joining Given Imaging in 1999, Gilreath held several leadership positions at the company including VP of Business Development, President of The Americas, and Chief Marketing Officer with global responsibilities. During his time at Given Imaging, the company transitioned from a small privately held, research-stage company with no revenues to a multinational, publicly-traded company with revenues exceeding $100 million.??
From 1992 to 1999, Mr. Gilreath held a variety of management positions with PENTAX Medical including Product Manager, Director of Marketing, Area Sales Manager and Director of Business Development.
Before joining PENTAX, from 1989 to 1992, Mr. Gilreath served as an officer in the U.S. Navy. ??Mr. Gilreath holds a B.Sc. in finance from Winthrop University and a MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.