Jan Marini Founder / Chairman of the Board
Jan Marini, founder of Jan Marini Skin Research, Inc., is one of the most respected names in professional skin care. Jan pioneered the professionally dispensed skin care market nearly 25 years ago when she brought to market the M.D. Formulations/M.D. Forte product line. She has formed associations with some of the world's leading physicians and research scientists to develop cutting edge solutions to today's most common skin concerns. Jan has introduced a host of technological firsts and has been awarded numerous patents.
Jan has been frequently featured on television and in print media. Her extensive knowledge and status has made her a sought after speaker at events and conferences including presenting at the Royal Society of Medicine in London, The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, The UCSF Plastic Surgery Alumni Conference and The Dermatology Nurses Association.
John Connors CEO & President
John joined JMSR in December, 2009 and served as Vice-President of Sales, Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing and General Manager previous to being appointed as the President of JMSR in December, 2013. John was promoted to CEO & President in July, 2017. Prior to JMSR, John spent 10 years with the aesthetic laser company Cutera, serving in a variety of senior management roles including being an Officer of the Company and Executive Vice-President of Sales and Marketing. John graduated with Cum Laude honors and received a Bachelor's of Arts Degree in Economics from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.
Bob James Chief Financial Officer
Mr. James has over 29 years of experience spanning several industries including high tech software and manufacturing, banking, hospitality services, and health care. Prior to joining Jan Marini Skin Research, Inc., he has held CFO positions with a medical device company and an internet software company. Mr. James has worked extensively with start up and emerging growth companies where he has been a key member of the leadership team. Mr. James has a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from San Jose State University. His affiliations include, advisory board member for The Terraces of Los Gatos and is a member of Financial Executives International.
Subhash Saxena V.P. of R&D/Quality Assurance/Regulatory Affairs
Dr. Subhash Saxena holds a Ph.D. degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences and has over 37 years of industrial experience in the management of all aspects of product development, from concept through regulatory approval. He has a proven track record with several approved NDAs and ANDAs and IND, 510K and DMF filings for a number of therapeutic areas. Besides being responsible for the development of prescription products such as Retin-A™ Micro™ and Carac™, he has developed numerous skin care products marketed by SkinMedica, Intendis, Valeant, and Avon among others. Dr. Saxena was involved in the development of many new products including Microsponge™ drug delivery technology, holds multiple patents and is the author of numerous scientific publications. Since August 2009 he has been serving as the Vice President of R&D/Quality/ Regulatory at Jan Marini Skin Research in San Jose, CA.
Stuart Mohr V.P. Marketing and Clinical
Stuart Mohr joined Jan Marini Skin Research in 2010 and has over 16 years of experience in the aesthetic industry spanning from Research and Development to Marketing to Clinical Development. Stuart holds an MBA from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley and dual engineering degrees from Vanderbilt University in Biomedical and Electrical Engineering. In his 12 years prior to joining Jan Marini Skin Research, Stuart worked in the aesthetic laser industry where he collaborated closely with many leading physicians in Dermatology, Plastic Surgery and Facial Plastic Surgery to develop, test, validate and launch multiple new devices and treatment protocols. In his current role as Vice President of Marketing and Clinical, Stuart is responsible for the company's marketing team and initiatives and clinical development program.
Michael Poole V.P. Sales
Michael joined JMSR in 2015 and has previously served as Central Regional Manager and Director of National Accounts prior to being promoted to Vice-President of US Sales in the Fall of 2017. Michael had previously held SR Level executive sales roles with aesthetic based companies which included Chromogenex, Cutera and Syneron from the years of 2008 through 2015. Michael has a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminology from the University of Florida.
Susan McNeece Senior Director of Global Education and International Sales
With over 20 years of experience in education and sales, Susan directs the development of all global education initiatives for JMSR’s valued resellers, domestic sales team and international distributors. Susan is also a highly experienced business strategist responsible for the growth and expansion of JMSR’s international partnerships. As a published writer and keynote speaker, Susan has presented at medical meetings and hosted educational seminars globally on sell-through strategies for business success, JMSR technology and product positioning, and treatment strategies for best clinical outcomes. Susan holds a psychology degree with emphasis in learning and cognition from San Francisco State University, and a theater degree from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. She is also a clinical aesthetician with first-hand experience in both medical and spa environments. Susan joined JMSR in 2008.
Robin Cobb Sr. Director of US Sales
Robin joined JMSR as a SR Executive consultant in July, 2017 prior to being named Director of Corporate Strategies in January, 2017. Robin had previously been an instrumental contributor for Obagi Medical Products holding SR Executive roles which included Director of Corporate Strategies and also Director of Western US Sales. Robin was with Obagi Medical from 2005 to 2013. Robin holds a Bachelor’s of Science from California Polytechnic State University in Business Administration and Management.
Jim Hawley Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary
Mr. Hawley joined Jan Marini Skin Research in September of 2016, after 25 years of legal practice with private law firms in San Jose, California and Santa Fe, New Mexico representing public entities and private companies. Prior to his legal career, Mr. Hawley was a professional orchestral musician in the San Francisco Bay Area and overseas. He holds a B.A. from San Jose State University, a Master of Music degree from the University of Southern California, and a law degree from Santa Clara University. Mr. Hawley served a tour in Vietnam as an artillery officer in the U.S. Army.
Reed Anderson Senior V.P.
Mr. Anderson has been with Jan Marini Skin Research, Inc. for over 18 years. Currently, Mr. Anderson serves on the Board of Directors and oversees select special projects that require executive attention. Prior to joining Jan Marini Skin Research, Inc., Mr. Anderson spent 23 years in Advertising, Promotion, and Consulting, working with many fortune 500 companies. Mr. Anderson attended the University of California Berkeley with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Marketing.