Rich Stratton, our Rules-Based Medicine Director of Business for the Midwest began his career as a small business owner. He joined VWR Scientific in 1989 as an Account Manager and was promoted to Senior Account Manager during his tenure there. In 1998, he joined Bio-rad Laboratories as a Senior Instrumentation Specialist. In 2003, Rich joined Affymetrix as a Senior Account Manager for the Academic Midwest. He also held the roles of Executive Account Manager for the Industrial Midwest and District Manager for the Academic Midwest while employed there. Rich holds his Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology from Ohio University.