Robert Bontempi, Vice Chairman
Regional Business Director Northeast
Mr. Bontempi recently completed 15 years with Bristol-Myers Squibb Company in multiple capacities including sales, sales management , corporate sales training and institutional account management. Beginning February 2012, Mr. Bontempi began in a new role as NYC (Metro Region) Manager Hospital Sales with Otsuka America Pharmaceuticals, Inc. He previously worked as Director of Operations for the Suffolk County Medical Examiner’s office where he was Chief Spokesperson during the TWA flight 800 tragedy. From 1992 until 1995, Mr. Bontempi worked as an Aide in the Suffolk County Legislature as liaison to the Health & Human Services Committee. Bob has also been active in the Huntington Community. He was appointed by Supervisor Frank Petrone and The Huntington Town Board to serve as a Director on the Huntington Town Planning Board from 1997- 2000. He is a former board member of the Pederson-Krag Center and has been Chairman of the Huntington Chamber Committee for Better Government (PAC) since 2004. From 2009- 2013 Bob was Chairman of the Board of the Huntington Township Chamber of Commerce where he still serves on the Executive Board. Mr. Bontempi currently sits as a Board member on the Long Island Business Council and is an Advisory Board Member for the Splashes of Hope charity.