Innosphere Brings on Dr. Ben Guiot as Chief Medical Officer
Neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Guiot joins Innosphere as newest Executive in Residence
Colorado – Innosphere, Colorado’s leading incubator for science and technology startups, is excited to announce that Dr. Ben Guiot will join Innosphere’s Executive in Residence program as Chief Medical Officer (CMO).
As CMO, Dr. Guiot will help Innosphere staff review perspective new client companies applying to the incubation program in the industries of digital health and life sciences. Dr. Guiot will also be a resource to Innosphere client companies that have been admitted into the program to advise entrepreneurs on business issues such as customer adoption strategies in healthcare settings, or how a physician might use the company’s software or medical device in their practice.
“We’ve been looking to expand our digital health and life science related capabilities,” said Mike Freeman, Innosphere CEO. “We’re excited to have Dr. Guiot not only working with our client companies, but also helping Innosphere staff identify important trends in healthcare that we need to be aware of for the long-term success of our program.”
“Working with Innosphere is a great fit for me professionally, as I’m excited to contribute to the success of their client companies in the healthcare space when it comes to technology commercialization,” said Dr. Guiot.
Dr. Guiot has been in private practice with South Denver Neurosurgery since 2008 as a board certified surgeon. He received his medical degree from the University of Ottawa School of Medicine and completed his Neurosurgical residency in 1996. After residency, he pursued two spine fellowships, one at the University of Florida and the other at McGill University. Following fellowship training, he spent the first part of his professional life in academic medicine.
Innosphere’s application period is now open, as high-tech companies and promising University technologies can apply now to join Innosphere’s incubation program in the fall cohort. Applications are due September 1st at www.innosphere.org
For more information contact Innosphere CEO, Mike Freeman, at Mike@innosphere.org or 970.818.7736.
Innosphere is a non-profit technology incubator accelerating the success of high-impact science and technology startups. Innosphere has physical locations in Fort Collins, Denver, and Boulder, Colorado to support entrepreneurs building potential high-growth companies in the industries of energy and advanced materials, life sciences, digital health, hardware, and enterprise software. Innosphere’s incubation program focuses on ensuring companies are investor ready, connecting them with experienced advisors, and making introductions to corporate partners. Once accepted into the program, companies receive customized development plans and ongoing support to ensure they’re getting the know-how to raise the right kind of capital, and all the resources to grow.