Daniel Peden is a proven, results driven sales leader within the medical device industry. In his current role with Olympus, he oversees the Phoenix area and is responsible for growing the business and leading teams to achieve common goals. Previously, he was with Johnson & Johnson, a Fortune 50 Company. In his management role at Johnson & Johnson company, Dan increased sales force effectiveness across the Western United States as well as internationally. As a sales representative in Scottsdale, Dan significantly increased the Johnson & Johnson presence within Arizona and won many prestigious awards.
Prior to joining Olympus and Johnson & Johnson, Dan was a Captain in the United States Air Force for 7 ½ years. He held many roles of increasing responsibility that culminated with his appointment as Director of Information Technology and Chief Information Officer overseeing the entire communications network for over 2,200 people.
Dan graduated with honors from Wayland Baptist University with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and earned his master’s degree in Business Administration, also with honors, from Park University. Dan is a resident of Scottsdale and is passionate about making a difference in SUSD where his son attends Cheyenne Traditional School.