Carol Stone

VP, Consulting

Extensive knowledge of the provider and supplier supply chain, providing consulting across the entire supply chain. Expertise in selling through collaboration and data/metrics development.

Carol Stone’s 38-year career in healthcare started at Johnson & Johnson where she held numerous positions in Operations, Finance, Information Systems, Sales and Marketing. Prior to leaving J&J after 15 years to join C.R. Bard, Inc., Carol was Marketing Director, Managed Care and led an interdisciplinary team across J&J to develop strategies and programs for the managed care market that tied together J&J’s Consumer, Pharmaceutical and Medical/Surgical sectors.

Carol joined Bard as Vice President, Corporate Marketing for C. R. Bard, Inc., located at their worldwide headquarters in Murray Hill, New Jersey. She was responsible for marketing support for their Corporate Account program, Corporate Identity, Corporate Communications, Corporate Sales Administration, and global E-commerce. Following Bard’s recent acquisition by BD, Carol served as Vice President, Corporate Commercial Operations for BD.

Carol is a graduate of Rutgers University with a Bachelor of Sciences degree in Biology and Chemistry. She is a board member and Treasurer for industry consortium Strategic Marketplace Initiative (SMI) and sits on the Board of the Independent College Fund of New Jersey which provides industry support to New Jersey colleges of higher education. Carol is a 2016 Bellwether League Honoree, a recipient of the GHX Healthcare Supplier Leadership award, a member of the Business Marketing Association of New Jersey, the National Association of Professional Women and a recipient of the YWCA’s TWIN Award (Tribute to Women in Industry).