Ray Carter oversees the strategic direction and day-to-day operations of Stemtech International, Inc., the $70-million, fast-growing direct seller of innovative nutritional and personal care products, based in South Florida. With Carter at the helm, Stemtech has grown rapidly, currently employing over 200 staff members who support operations in over 30 countries on six continents. Stemtech has achieved a reputation worldwide as The Stem Cell Nutrition Company®, a leader in the new paradigm of wellness and the developer of a full line of products that enhance the body’s natural daily renewal system, adult stem cells.
For 17 years prior to the founding Stemtech in 2005, Carter focused on directing growth in both private and public direct selling companies, from start-ups to Fortune 500 firms, including multi-national organizations. Throughout his distinguished career, Carter has demonstrated extraordinary vision and business expertise that embraces all aspects of corporate management, including product development, procurement, manufacturing, sales and marketing, corporate administration, information systems and finance.
Under Carter’s leadership, Stemtech has grown from start-up to a significant player on the world stage. The company received a Rising Star Award from the Direct Selling Association in 2009 and has been named three times to Inc Magazine’s list of the fastest-growing privately-owned U.S. based companies (2010, 2013 & 2014).
A native of southern New Hampshire, Carter received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Maine in 1985 and graduated with honors from Southern New Hampshire University with a Master of Business Administration in Management in 1990.