Leadership

Eric Stone

Eric M. Stone

Chief Executive Officer
& Co-Founder
Pitou Devgon

Pitou Devgon, MD

Chief Medical Officer
& Co-Founder
Quinton Farrar

Quinton J. Farrar

Senior Vice President, Manufacturing & Operations
Richard Foust

Richard Foust

Chief Commercial Officer

Board of Directors

Eric Stone

Eric M. Stone

Chief Executive Officer
& Co-Founder
Pitou Devgon

Pitou Devgon, MD

Chief Medical Officer
& Co-Founder
Gary Kurtzman, MD

Gary Kurtzman, MD

Managing Director, Safeguard
David R. Strand

David R. Strand

Senior Advisor,
Abundant Venture Partners

Collaborators

Collaborators

Advisory Board

Karen Daley

Karen A. Daley, PHD, MPH, RN, FAAN

Past-President, American Nurses Association
Bridget Duffy, MD

M. Bridget Duffy, MD

Chief Medical Officer, Vocera, Former CXO, The Cleveland Clinic
Dennis J. Ernst

Dennis J. Ernst

Director of the Center for Phlebotomy Education
Kim Henrichsen

Kim Henrichsen, RN, MSN

Senior Vice President Medical Management, Centene Corporate
David Reibstein

David Reibstein, PhD

The William S. Woodside Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Jacqueline G. Somerville

Jacqueline G. Somerville, PhD, RN, FAAN

Former SVP Patient Care Services and CNO, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Robert Zollars

Robert Zollars

Chairman, Vocera Communications; Former President, Cardinal Health, Baxter Healthcare, Neoforma

Investors

Investors and Partners

Slide “No one likes blood draws, which is why I’m supporting Velano Vascular – a company with an important vision that is well on its way to becoming a reality!” Joe Nemmers Retired EVP, Abbott Diagnostics Slide “It is a rare exception to come across an innovation that allows everyone in the healthcare system to win. Needle-free blood draws represents just this – better for patients, better for providers, better for hospitals.” Jim Walker Retired Senior Vice President, Corporate Sales, Boston Scientific Slide "As a health practitioner, innovations that make our patients happier and our lives easier are much-needed, intriguing and warrant serious consideration. Velano Vascular has developed one of these rare capabilities." Howard Levine, MD Director, Cleveland Nasal & Sinus Center, The Cleveland Clinic Slide "Patient-centered care is no longer optional. Velano Vascular’s approach to hospitalized blood draws clearly puts the patient's clinical and emotional wellbeing first." Chip Hance Former President, Abbott Vascular Slide “It is exciting to be involved with a company whose vision and innovation will make such a significant difference in patients' lives.” Greg Garfield Former COO, Acclarent (J&J) Slide “I dedicated my career to meaningful improvements in healthcare. I'm supporting Velano because I'm confident their technologies will become an improved standard of care.” Edward Ludwig Former Chairman & CEO, Becton Dickinson Thoughts from some of our investors