ACTEON NORTH AMERICA LEADERSHIP
Todd was appointed as General Manager of Acteon North America on December 1, 2022. He is responsible for the growth of Acteon’s three business units, Acteon imaging, Acteon Equipment, and Acteon Pharma throughout North America. Todd has more than 25 years of experience in the dental industry with a specific focus on Implants. Todd held several sales and executive sales management roles with Nobel Biocare and Straumann. After five years away from the dental market, he is glad to be back and looks forward to leading the Acteon team into the future. He currently resides in Carmel, Indiana
VICE PRESIDENT OF NORTH AMERICAN SALES
Kurt Lamb joined ACTEON North America in 2012. He started as an ACTEON Manufacturer Representative covering MO, KS, NE & OK. After excelling in the Midwest territory, Kurt was promoted to Regional Sales Manager, Central in December of 2015. He was responsible for six ACTEON territory representatives across 16 states. Kurt was recently promoted to Vice President of North American Sales and will be running day-to-day sales operations for ACTEON North America with all Regional Sales Managers reporting to him. Prior to joining ACTEON, Kurt spent more than 10 years in Sales Management. His experience ranges from general management to National Key Accounts. Kurt has a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from UMKC and currently resides in Kansas City, MO with his wife and children.
Julie joined ACTEON North America in June of 2021; she is a Human Resources Manager with years of successful experience in human resources/employee management. After completing her bachelor’s in psychology (Clearwater Christian College, 2009) and her Masters Degree in Human Services (Liberty University, 2014), Julie began her career in Human Resources at New Jersey based engineering firm. She then become the Senior Human Resource Generalist at non-profit organization located in Southampton, PA. Julie enjoys being a business partner with her employer and working to find solutions for issues that arise. She currently resides in Mount Laurel with her husband and daughter..
Stephanie Cox is the Manager of Finance and Controlling operations at ACTEON North America. Stephanie recently joined ACTEON and is very excited to help the company in its continued growth. Previously, she came from many years of experience in public accounting, specifically auditing many types of healthcare clients, and uses this wide range of experience to bring new and innovative ideas to the company. Stephanie earned her Bachelor's in Accounting and Business Management from Moravian College all while competing on the school's Women’s Tennis Team. Stephanie also enjoys sailing and playing golf with her Fiancé in her spare time. She currently resides in Mt. Laurel, NJ.
EXECUTIVE OPERATIONS COORDINATOR
Noelle began her career with ACTEON North America in 2008 with over 12 years of Customer Service and Administrative Experience. Noelle has expanded her responsibilities as ACTEON has matured as a company. She is currently ACTEON North America's Executive Operations Coordinator, supporting the Executive Management Team and running the day to day operations of the office. Noelle continues to work closely with ACTEON’s dealer network, Regional Sales Managers to put new sales programs in place and support the sales force across the US and Canada. She resides in Washington Township, NJ with her husband Steve and Lab, Chase.
DIRECTOR OF IMAGING
Andrew joined ACTEON North America in 2018 as Regional Sale Manager – Imaging East. Prior to ACTEON Andrew was the Vice President of Sales – Large Equipment for J. Morita USA. He brings 12 years of CBCT imaging experience, rapid sales growth and team development to the ACTEON brand. Andrew holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology from the University of Missouri. Andrew, his wife Alisha, and their children live outside of St. Louis, MO.
CLINICAL REGIONAL SALES MANAGER, EAST
Alain Carles joins the ACTEON North America team with over 30 years of dental sales and management experience. Prior to joining ACTEON, Alain was the General Manager for Patterson Dental in South Florida and prior to that, the Director of Latin American Sales for Schick Technologies. As a sales leader, Alain has consistently developed high performing teams domestically and internationally. Alain holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Miami. He is an avid golfer, enjoys playing tennis, and has been known to dabble ‘quite competitively’ in the game of ping pong. He resides in Miami with his wife and son.
IMAGING REGIONAL SALES MANAGER, EAST
Jake Lebens joined ACTEON North America in 2018 as an ACTEON Manufacturer Representative covering TX, OK, NM, CO. After excelling in the territory, Jake was promoted to the East Imaging - Regional Sales Manager in February 2020. As Regional Manager, Jake is responsible for 9 ACTEON Territory Representatives across 27 states. Jake is a customer centric action-oriented leader with over 11 years of dental sales and management experience, consistently inspiring high-performance culture and teams.
IMAGING REGIONAL SALES MANAGER, WEST
Steve joined ACTEON North America in 2019 as Regional Sales Manager – Imaging West. He has been heavily involved in dental for over 15 years holding sales, marketing and management positions with Henry Schein, Dentsply Sirona, and Johnson & Johnson. Steve has built new sales teams, redirected underachieving sales teams, and achieved success in a variety of dental related endeavors. This included numerous product launches, educational program initiatives, key opinion leader development, European liaison activities, and merger/acquisition transition management. Steve holds a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing from the University of Alabama and is a former paratrooper in the U.S. Army. He currently lives in Phoenix, Arizona with his wife Stephanie and their 3 children.
CUSTOMER OPERATIONS MANAGER
Michele Bottino is Manager, Customer Operations at ACTEON North America. In the current role, Michele leads her department in the transformation of ACTEON North America by fostering customer solutions that combine business process knowledge with specialized technology and services. Before joining ACTEON, Michele gained more than two decades of experience working within the manufacturing sector applying strategic and tactical planning with Lean strategies thru cost and waste reduction. Michele earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration & Management from Drexel University. She has two children, and resides in Mount Laurel, New Jersey.
Chip manages all of the product responsibilities for Equipment and Pharma for ACTEON North America, which includes ultrasonic scalers, ultrasonic bone surgery devices, curing lights, gingival retraction paste, and hand instruments. He also directs all of the marketing relationships with dealer and trade partners as well as key opinion leader relationships. Chip has been with ACTEON North America for over 14 years.
Haywood Fox joined ACTEON North America in 2008 as a Service Technician. In 2016 he was promoted to Technical Service Manager, with over twenty years of electronic repair, maintenance and management experience. Haywood was also promoted in 2019 as Manager of Logistics and Technical Service. In April, 2022 he was promoted to Operations Manager. His knowledge and expertise in technical installations, maintenance, and repairs in office and field service has been a great asset to ACTEON. Haywood currently manages both teams out of the ACTEON North America headquarters in Mount Laurel, NJ.
SENIOR IMAGING MANAGER
Thomas Davis, Senior Imaging Manager of ACTEON North America, has spent the last 7 years dedicated to providing dental professionals with solutions for CBCT, Extraoral Radiography and Imaging. With a background in sales, customer support and quality assurance, he has a passion for technology and improving the way clinicians and patients interface with emerging dental imaging technology. Tom is responsible for the ACTEON North America Imaging product lines including X-Ray, Intraoral sensors, Phosphor plate systems and Intraoral cameras.