Ernesto Solis

Ernesto Solis is Senior Field Clinical Specialist for Fortune 500 company Medtronic Inc. where he contributes to the overall human welfare by delivering life changing cardiac rhythm management devices that include leading edge cardiovascular implantable technology.

In 1998 Ernesto began working as a Territory Business Manager for Bristol-Myers Squibb Inc. in the Los Angeles Area.  During his 8 year tenure he successfully launched and promoted several cardiovascular and diabetic products for this Fortune 500 company and was promoted to Senior Territory Business Manager.  He developed an interest in the electrical activity of the heart that led him to his next career opportunity with a privately held corporation, Biotronik Inc.  During his 13 year career as a Senior Clinical Specialist, his job duties consisted of promoting and servicing various cardiovascular implantable devices to a customer base that included Electrophysiologists and Cardiologist in the Los Angeles Area,.

Over the past 15 years Ernesto has been involved in various entrepreneurial projects that included: opening and closing a Quizno’s restaurant franchise, managing and touring with a Latin Pop Rock group and more recently a licensed Broker for residential real estate and mortgages.  As a Broker he manages the daily operations of Ernest&Cooper Realty which includes supervising agents, developing marketing strategies and overseeing finances.  He has been able to implement many of the skills he has learned working for two Fortune 500 companies and a privately held one.  In his spare time, Ernesto is a board member of The Children's Collective, a non-profit organization that services the South Los Angeles area since 1972.  This organization provides programming for child development, youth programs, family support and health services.  This year Ernesto is chair of the 2nd annual fund-raising committee.  The objective for this year’s charity event is to provide resources to low income families in the South Los Angeles area which include; job training, debit cards for food purchases, housing assistance, citizenship and immigration information.  

Ernesto earned a bachelor’s degree in Business with an emphasis in Financial Management at California State University Long Beach.