Present, Jaret Gordon is a Cardiovascular/Metabolic Pharmaceutical Sales Specialist for AstraZeneca in Overland Park, KS after recently relocating back from Los Angeles, CA. Previously, he was a Senior Key Account (Institutional) Manager with Salix Pharmaceuticals in Kansas City, MO. He earned President's Club in 2013, and was also part of an Internal Marketing and Field Based Council post, Regional Trainer, and Guest Advisor at Initial Sales Training classes. Jaret joined Salix after serving as a Customer Representative for Merck in Columbia, MO and and a Senior Hospital Representative in Kansas City. While with Merck, he promoted a variety of products and solutions to hospitals, physicians, and other healthcare professionals. Jaret started his career with Merck a few months after completing his BS BA degree, with an emphasis in Marketing from Mizzou in May 2004. During his tenure at Merck, Jaret received the Vice President's Club, Director's Club, and Rookie of the Year Awards.