Recognizing excellence in innovation that advances spinal health care.
Eric Major serves as Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President of K2M, and is a co-founder of the company. Mr. Major previously previously co-founded American OsteoMedix Corp. (AOM), a minimally invasive spinal device company that was acquired by Interpore Cross International in 2001. Prior to co-founding AOM, Mr. 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. Mr. 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. Mr. Major is a member of the AdvaMed CEO Advisory Council and serves on the board of directors of the Medical Device Manufacturers Association. Mr. Major is also active in the local community, serving on boards for Loudon Small Business Development Center, as well as the Westmoreland Davis Memorial Foundation, Inc., a local historic preservation organization. Mr. Major holds a B.S. from James Madison University where he proudly serves on the JMU College of Business Executive Advisory Council.