Our national fight against COVID still continues in round 1. And it has been a roller coaster ride for most digital health startups here in 2020 so far. After jumping out of the gates fast, U.S. digital health companies have raised an extraordinary $5.4 billion in venture capital support across the first six months of 2020. The first half of 2020 saw more support than any previous first half from years 2011 to 2019. And there is one Indianapolis company that is capitalizing on this growth and doesn’t plan on stopping.
In today’s pitch episode of the Powderkeg Podcast, you’ll hear from Roger Deetz, Vice President of Technology at Springbuk, a health analytics software solution focused on preventing disease through data.
Roger had only 5 minutes on the Powderkeg stage to pitch Springbuk to a live panel of investors and industry experts from our Future of Work pitch night we hosted last year featuring some of the most innovative companies scaling in the United States. The three experts you’ll hear from in this episode include:
- Mimi Nguyen | VP, Product Management at Genesys
- Phil Powell | Associate Dean of Academic Programs, Kelley School of Business at Indiana University
- Nicole Wallace | Managing Director at mAccounting
Today’s presenter, Roger Deetz, Today’s presenter, Roger Deetz, is the VP of Technology at Indianapolis-based Springbuk, and the former Vice President of Engineering at ANGI Home Services. Roger has been a longtime member of Powderkeg and the tech community and has led multiple dev teams at Angie’s List. Throughout his career, he’s taken on several roles as a designer, developer, architect, and a leader. Tune in for more!
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- Mimi Nguyen
- Nicole Wallace
- Phil Powell (@PhilPowellatIU)
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