John Kurtz is the Sales Team Leader at AccentPDIR, responsible for Sales & Marketing activities for the company including managing the outside sales force, development of new products and markets, and marketing activities. Prior to the merger of Accent Controls and PDIR, John was the President and owner of PDIR.
Throughout a career that spans well over three decades, John has planned and executed the design and construction of dozens of facilities in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, as well as industrial facilities in other market sectors. He has worked with biological processes and pharmaceutical chemical processes at the pilot plant and production scale, including bulk manufacture, purification, and finishing to cGMP requirements. Most recently at AccentPDIR, John has spearheaded the growth of their water quality panel fabrication division.
John holds an MBA in Finance from Villanova University, and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Lehigh University.