HTM Industry Veteran David Francoeur Joins Tech Knowledge Associates

David Francoeur

La Palma, Calif.  – Healthcare Technology Management (HTM) industry leader David Francoeur has joined Tech Knowledge Associates (TKA) as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Sales. Francoeur’s technology and leadership roles in clinical engineering and health care industries span 30 years.

He most recently served as Senior Corporate Director of Brand & Quality of Clinical Technology Management for Sodexo in Brentwood, TN, where he built the CTM corporate infrastructure for Sodexo leadership. Previous to this role, Francoeur served as Regional Vice President of Healthcare Technology Solutions for Crothall Healthcare in Charlotte, NC. He also served in leadership roles for CREST Services in Coppell, TX; ARAMARK in Charlotte, NC; TriMedx, Indianapolis, IN; Fisher Consulting, Clarkston, MI; Baystate Health Systems, Springfield, MA; and Contraves Medical Instruments, Billerica, MA.

“We are excited to have this industry expert onboard,” said TKA President George Hampton. “David brings a wealth of experience to our TKA team, with a broad background in healthcare technology management, having worked for many of our competitors, from TriMedx to Crothall.” In addition, Francoeur has served on multiple boards and governing agencies in our industry, and is currently a Director on the Board of the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI).

Francoeur lives in the Nashville area, where he says he plans to strongly boost TKA’s presence through marketing efforts throughout the middle of the country.

“David has the talent and background we need to carry out TKA’s growth goals and marketing focus across the U.S. We welcome him as part of our leadership team,” said Joe Randolph, President and CEO, The Innovation Institute.

About Tech Knowledge Associates

Tech Knowledge Associates, an Innovation Institute Company, is a national healthcare technology management organization that elevates clinical engineering through innovative management programs, medical equipment life cycle solutions, and service data for large inventories of medical devices that exceed $1 billion in value. For more information, go to

About The Innovation Institute

The Innovation Institute is an independent, for-profit LLC structured to cultivate innovative solutions to transform healthcare delivery. The Innovation Institute is owned by non-profit health systems. This collaborative taps into physicians, employees, and industry business partners to incubate and commercialize new medical products and ideas. Comprised of three distinct elements – an innovation lab, an investment fund, and a shared services group (Enterprise Development Group), The Institute strives to “do more, with less, for more people.” For more information, visit