Dave Nichols, CEO | Dave was recently the Founder, President and owner of Attero Surgical, a medical device distributor specializing in orthopedics. Dave negotiated a successful acquisition of Attero Surgical and is now focusing his efforts on IPT. His experience spans over 25 years managing both for-profit and non-profit organizations including over 19 years dedicated to orthopedic device distribution services. He holds a BSBA in Marketing from the University of Denver.
Michael Thompson, CFO | Mike has over 30 years of experience in finance and accounting. His experience includes public accounting, investment banking and financial consulting advising start-ups, PE-funded entities, and Fortune 500 companies. He is a Certified Public Accountant and has an MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business.
Dan Powell, CTO | Dan Powell has over 25 years of startup, management, architecture, and development experience. He has spent most of his career solving large-scale data problems, focusing on high-volume data processing, web and mobile systems. With a particular expertise in healthcare, clinical data models, and software delivery in clinical and other regulated environments, Dan has provided CTO and architecture services for companies building EHRs, clinical rules engines, post-acute care coordination, pharmaceutical rep sales training management.
Christine Wall, Head of Product | Christine has over 15 years in customer facing roles including product management, medical education & sales. She brings a user-centric mindset to the LIMELIGHT 360 product team, leveraging her deep understanding of the pain points across the perioperative process.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS & ADVISORS
Wayne Dahlberg was the former CFO of Stryker Orthopaedics and VP, Group Strategy and Business Development where he focused on global strategy, including near term and long-term strategic planning and market intelligence activities as well as led Group business development process and activities to assist in the advancement and financial growth of the Orthopaedics Group.
Andy Hubregsen, Board Chairman, has been actively involved in corporate finance and private equity investing for 20 years. During this time, he has led or participated in over 45 leveraged buyouts in a wide variety of industries including distribution, manufacturing, media and telecommunications, retail, services and transportation. In 2002, he co-founded HB Equity Partners. Andy has served on 12 boards and currently on the board of directors of MES Inc. and IPT.
Dr. Ron Adner is the Nathaniel D’1906 and Martha E. Leverone Memorial Professor of Business Administration and Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. He is the author of two books, Winning the Right Game: How to Disrupt, Defend, and Deliver in a Changing World and The Wide Lens: What Successful Innovators See that Others Miss. Ron is also the Founder of The Strategy Insight Group.
Jennifer Endicott comes to IPT after serving as SVP at the Strategy Insight Group. Prior to her time at SIG, she served as the Chief Strategy Officer and SVP at Baystate Health. Prior to that role, Jennifer served as Vice President of Clinical Integration at Orlando Health. Jennifer offers a deep understanding of the industry and the executive level concerns and priorities within a health system.
Omer Trajman has led teams responsible for some of today’s largest modern data management deployments and worked with customers and partners to identify where big data technology solutions address business needs and drive digital transformation.
Steve Trozinski was the former VP of Supply Chain Planning for Depuy Synthes Companies, Johnson and Johnson. Steve spent most of his career at J&J in various senior level roles in orthopedic supply chain management and planning. He holds a BA from William and Mary and an MBA from Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee.
John Macy, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon with 19 years of experience, and a graduate of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Dr. Macy performed his internship and residency at the University of Vermont – Fletcher Allen Health Care. He is currently affiliated with Copley Hospital in Mansfield, VT and serves as a U.S. Ski Team physician and serves with the National Ski Patrol at Jay Peak in Vermont.
Tom McCormack, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon and has 22 years of experience. He currently serves as the Medical Director of Truman Medical Center’s Advanced Center of Excellence for Total Joint Replacement in Kansas City, MO. Dr. McCormack received his medical degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine.
Tim Cahill has over 30 years of leadership experience in building corporate brand recognition and guiding product brand adoption. Through his career, Tim has held commercial leadership positions in various medical device organizations connecting their shared purpose, common message and core values to their various business segments.
Lee Wagner is the AVP for AT&T IoT, 5G & Mobile Edge Solutions and Services. Lee has over 25 years’ experience in emerging digital technologies focused on IoT solutions, 5G, Mobile compute and mobility solutions/applications, AI and analytics. Lee holds a Bachelor of Science in Business and MBA/MSHA, and Accounting Equivalency from the University of Alabama.
Kevin Ohashi, PhD, MBA is a co-founding managing partner of Pond Capital. Prior to forming Pond Capital, Kevin co-founded and is currently Managing Director of Bay Innovation Group (BIG), LLC, a founding technology development group. He has been an advisor and/or consultant for small and large MedTech companies. Kevin earned his BS in Bioengineering from the University of California, San Diego, MS in Biomechanical Engineering from Stanford University, PhD Minor in Material Sciences and Engineering, Stanford University, PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and his SM from the Harvard Medical School and MIT Division of Health, Science and Technology (MIT-Harvard HST).