John Kjarsgaard

John Kjarsgaard

Marketing Consultant, Genometrics Inc.

Currently employed at Octapharma Canada

Previous: MFI


Previous: Brock University



    Accomplished life sciences marketing professional skilled in the business of marketing molecular diagnostics and pharmaceutical products. Combines excellent business acumen with a strong scientific background across a wide range of areas including molecular biology, medical diagnostics, pharmaceuticals, and clinical medicine. Advanced understanding of biotechnology and clinical science. Trained in Miller Heiman Strategic selling and experienced with Sage Saleslogix. Known for outstanding relationship building skills when dealing with clients, stakeholders, Key Opinion Leaders, and consultants on a domestic and international scale. Superior leadership skills and advanced communication abilities. Persistent and focused with a track record for producing results.


Digital Marketing Manager

At Octapharma Canada

From February 2014 to Present

Marketing Manager


From 2011 to August 2013

Brock University, St Catharines

B.Sc., Brock University

From September 1981 to May 1985


  • Brand management
  • Business development
  • Business Intelligence
  • Gestion de produit
  • Leadership
  • Sales & Marketing

Centres d'intérêt

  • business development
  • marketing
  • pharmaceuticals
  • product development
  • public speaking
  • science