Corporate Governance - Biography
Senior Vice President, Global Marketing
Mr. Shapiro joined Luminex in October, 2015 as the Vice President of Global Marketing, and was promoted to Senior Vice President, Global Marketing in February, 2018. Prior to joining the company on a full-time basis, Mr. Shapiro worked with Luminex on a consulting basis as a General Manager for the Market Launch of ARIES® and NxTAG® RPP. Mr. Shapiro has previously served as a Vice President of Marketing for Given Imaging, and held numerous leadership positions at Kinetic Concepts, Inc., including Vice President of Marketing, Vice President of Patient Administration, Director of Corporate Development, and Director of Mergers and Acquisitions. Mr. Shapiro began his career working in both office and hospital-based Sales positions with Merrell Dow and Marion Merrell Dow. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Austin Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Shapiro holds a B.S. degree from Syracuse University, with an emphasis in Marketing and Telecommunications Management, and an M.B.A. from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, with an emphasis in Marketing, Healthcare, Organizational Behavior, and Economics.