Casey Pittock

Casey is a recognized value creator in connected healthcare. He most recently served as CEO of Udex Software, a cloud platform for the home health industry. Previously, he was President and CEO of Tunstall Americas, the US division of Tunstall Healthcare Group, the world’s largest medical alarm provider. He served as CEO at two healthtech start-ups and led sales at BAM Labs, the technology powering smart beds. Casey was the founder and CEO of TelCARE Systems which was acquired by Lifeline, and subsequently by Philips.

Local to Silicon Valley, he has held multiple board seats and advised numerous connected health companies. Casey has been a frequent speaker at connected healthcare conferences, including Partners Healthcare Center for Connected Health, Parks Associates Connected Health, American Society on Aging, Silicon Valley Boomer Summits, and AgeTech West. Casey holds a B.A. degree in Organizational Behavior from Stanford University where he was a member of the Men’s Varsity Golf Team.

Ben Atkin

Ben Atkin is a serial entrepreneur, innovator and investor. He has spent over 25 years in product development, with a focus on medical, dental and veterinary devices. As the Vice President of Sales at Engler Engineering he helped increase a $400,000 company to over $1,000,000 in just 2 years. Other successes of Ben’s include holding 5+ patents, as well as funding, growing and selling several medical and veterinary device companies.

Since the time of his diagnoses as a type 2 diabetic, Ben has spent most of his time researching new solutions for situations he and others with diabetes face daily. He is determined to create a more modern and convenient way to record glucose data and related information while engaging others in helping him master the disease.

Nikhil Shah

Nikhil brings more than 20 years of experience in leadership and finance from a variety of industries. With over 15 years of international experience, he has helped companies grow strategically by providing a strong partnership to the senior leadership team.

Prior to joining Smart Meter, Nikhil's experiences include working for Fortune 500 companies and PE-backed companies, including successful sales transactions for two PE-backed companies.

Nikhil earned his MBA from the State University of New York at Buffalo - School of Management. He is also a Chartered Accountant from India, with a BA in Accounting from the University of Mumbai, India.

Derek Trauger

Derek brings more than 20 years of experience in information technology and software development, leading the architecture, design, and development of enterprise solutions. He has held various leadership positions with focus and responsibility for the systems architecture and technology strategy. Throughout his career he has helped both large and small businesses reach their full potential in technology.

Prior to joining Smart Meter, Derek's experiences included working for Fortune 500 companies, start-ups and small businesses in various capacities and overseeing the development of more than 100 commercially successful software products.

Derek earned his Master of Science in computer science from Boston University, a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems from the University of Central Florida and holds a several patents related to system and data processing.

Bill Bassett

Bill has a long history of success in medical devices, health platforms, and digital health. He has held marketing roles with Bristol-Myers-Squibb, Philips, Complia Health, and Health Recovery Solutions and several connected health start-ups. His experience spans commercial and consumer healthcare. He has developed and launched integrated mobile health solutions targeting providers, payors, and consumers. He has overseen the launch of new mHealth and population health solutions. He served as the corporate spokesperson appearing the Oprah Winfrey Show. He has crafted the go-to-market strategy for remote patient monitoring solutions. His extensive network includes customer relationships and contracts with Kindred, CHS, McKesson, Medline, 3M, Amedisys, and IBM, among many others. He has served in senior marketing roles at four digital health platform companies and launched health management programs with Cerner, Allscripts, Meditech, Honeywell, and Decision Health. His work with health platforms includes extensive experience in predictive modeling and AI.

Bill was named one of the Top 100 Marketers in the US by Advertising Age, he received Gold and Bronze Medals awarded by the Medical Marketing Association, served on the Board of the National Association of Home Care and Hospice, and was Chairman of the Home Care Technology Association. He has written numerous published articles on population health, Medicaid expansion and churn, home health technology and innovation, patient revenue enhancement programs, post-acute care, and predictive modeling to reduce hospitalizations. Bill is a data-driven marketer, balanced by immersive customer interactions. He has built multiple brands and understands the power of a magical customer experience to drive recurring revenue growth. Perhaps most of all, he has keen interest in improving patient care in the home and other settings outside of the hospital and knows first-hand the value of remote patient monitoring.

Deepak Damodaran

Deepak is a senior healthcare executive with a passion for innovation and bringing new products/solutions to market. Deepak has more than 20 years of experience spanning business development, product management, growth strategies, new business design, technology strategies, and large-scale program planning. He has worked in both startups and larger companies and has a proven record of delivering innovative products to market.

Previously, Deepak was Executive Vice President of Products and Services at Raziel Health where he led strategic growth. He was instrumental in scaling the company from an early stage to become one the leading providers of RPM services to health systems, physician groups and payors. Prior to Raziel Health, Deepak led the innovation strategy practice at Navigant Consulting, a leading healthcare focused management consulting firm. He previously worked for PwC in the healthcare practice where he had the privilege of serving both health system and payor clients in advancing strategic planning and innovation efforts. Before PwC, Deepak co-founded finEye Corporation, an innovative early-stage company that developed an AI based financial research product. As Vice President of Products, Deepak defined the product strategy and led the marketing effort, and played an instrumental role in raising first round of venture financing.

Deepak earned his Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Purdue University’s Daniels School of Business. He also holds a Bachelor of Technology degree in Computer Engineering from Mangalore University.

Erez Pick

Erez brings with him over 30 years of leadership, management and operational experience in the medical devices and healthcare industries. He has extensive experience in lean manufacturing, Six Sigma, product development and global manufacturing operations and also holds several patents on orthopedic devices.

Prior to joining Smart Meter, Erez served in senior leadership positions in various medical device companies.

Erez holds a Master of Business Administration from Baruch College, City University of New York and a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology.

Davin Isakson

Davin brings 20 years of experience as a senior leader within the medical device and healthcare technology industry. His focus has been on market expansion, revenue growth, and sales operations. He has worked at both large corporate organizations, such as Philips Healthcare, and start-up organizations. Davin is known for building strong national / international relationships and mutually beneficial partnerships.

Davin earned his BS in Secondary Education from Ball State University and an MBA from the University of Notre Dame.

Linda Brock

Linda is an experienced senior-level management professional in the aging and caregiving markets. She has experience leading sales, service operations, and market strategies for global healthcare technology and monitoring companies, senior living, and long-term care organizations. As General Manager of Strategic Accounts, she will facilitate programs to assure providers, caregivers, and patients are empowered to accomplish their business and health goals through smart, simple, and cellular technology. As a “waiting in the wings, baby boomer” Linda’s mission is to assure we can bring healthcare home, wherever you call home.

Linda holds an Executive MBA from the Chicago Booth School of Business; is certified in Lean Six Sigma, ISO 13485, and ISO 9001. She is a Leading Age and CAST member.