Mr. Brightbill is an accomplished medical product development and commercialization engineer with more than 25 years of experience developing and marketing a wide variety of disposable medical and catheter-based vascular devices. He came to Seventh Sense from Vention Medical where he was the Program Manager. Prior to that, he was director of catheter research and development at Infraredx, Inc. where he designed, prototyped, tested, and commercialized near-infrared spectroscopy catheters to detect vulnerable plaque in coronary arteries.
Mr. Brightbill also worked for Medtronic AVE as an engineering manager and global marketing product manager, playing a key role in product acquisition and technology transfers. He has a BS in mechanical engineering from Bucknell University and an MBA from Northeastern University.