John (Sam) Sutton, Jr. graduated from The University of Texas in Austin, TX with a Bachelor of Arts Degree with concentration in Biology and Chemistry in 1993. His Professional experience includes Director of DNA Sequencing Services at Lark Technologies, Inc. in Houston, TX (A CRO, Now Beckman Coulter), Senior Director of Production at PicoScript, Ltd. in Houston, TX (A Gene Synthesis Company), Molecular DNA Scientist at The Methodist Hospital (Texas Medical Center) in Houston, TX, Laboratory Operations Manager at Cenetron Diagnostics, Ltd. In Austin, TX, and Vice President/Managing Partner Embark Scientific in Austin, TX. His experience includes over 24 years of experience in Laboratory Operations, Molecular Diagnostics, and Quality Management in both the Biotech and Clinical Diagnostic Industries. This experience includes extensive experience with product design and development, molecular Automation Systems and biotech and clinical bioinformatics.
Mr. Sutton began work with RealTime Laboratories in 2005 as an independent contractor and accepted the position of Vice President of Operations in 2011. During Mr. Sutton’s tenure with RealTime Laboratories, Inc. he has been instrumental in product design, development, and production. Additionally, Mr. Sutton has been extensively involved in creating the current laboratory operations and quality infrastructure for RealTime Laboratory Services. Lastly, Mr. Sutton has been extensively involved in managing the process of 510K approval for specific product Lines.
Currently Mr. Sutton holds the position of Senior Vice President, Operations.