Ryan Jude Tanner
In 2008, Ryan Tanner announced the creation of IQ Surgical and currently serves as Chairman and Chief Executive. Prior to IQ Surgical, he served as a Regional Sales Manager for BIOMET Orthopedics.
Mr. Tanner has a broad business background in the medical device industry. After holding positions at Surgical Services Incorporated, he spent the next 5 years at BIOMET of MidAmerica, helping the start-up distributor grow to more than 22 million dollars in annual sales. He then spent a brief time at Applied Medical as a conversion specialist.
Mr. Tanner currently serves on the Board of Directors for Tulsa CARES. During his tenure, he has served as Executive Vice President, Chairman of The Red Ribbon Gala, and most recently, Master of Ceremonies for Gala. He recently joined the Philbrook Musuem of Art Board of Trustees. Mr. Tanner is a member of the United Way’s Alexis De Tocqueville Society.