Articles – Medical Alley Association


For the Record with Robert Bentley, Co-Founder and CEO, Jed Mahonis Group (JMG)

Robert Bentley is co-founder and CEO of The Jed Mahonis Group (JMG). Rob is an experienced iOS and Android app developer who oversees a broad spectrum of JMG’s operational areas, but he primarily heads business development and customer acquisition strategies. Rob is a serial entrepreneur with equity in many local startups, including VSI Labs (an […]

Mayo Clinic Business Development

Harnessing innovation, collaboration and business strategy to advance patient care Fostering innovative ideas. Supporting bold initiatives. Advancing cutting-edge solutions with a purpose. Those tenets are the bedrock of the Department of Business Development’s philosophy in serving Mayo Clinic’s patient-centric mission and supporting the organization’s 2030 strategy. Business Development is Mayo Clinic’s front door to business […]

For the Record with Eric Black, President and CEO, Minnesota Diversified Industries (MDI)

Eric is an accomplished executive and commercial manufacturing thought leader who joined Minnesota Diversified Industries (MDI) as President & CEO in 2021. In this role, Eric is responsible for all aspects of the $35 Million, 400 plus employee social enterprise. MDI’s mission is to serve people with disabilities by offering inclusive employment opportunities and services […]

MME Group’s Latest Expansion Continues History of Evolution and Growth

MME Group’s recent expansion is an example of their ambition to continue broadening capabilities and add capacity. In January 2022, the medical injection molder and contract manufacturer established new headquarters, adding 100,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing space with the addition of a nearby facility. The move will help supplement their 2023 vision to increase the […]

For the Record with Nemanja Kovacev, MedTech Expert, HTEC Group

Nemanja Kovacev is a physician and software engineer with 15 years of combined medical and software development experience. He worked for years as a full-time orthopedic surgeon and as a part-time software engineer – the line between the two gradually became invisible as Nemanja ventured into digital health full-time. He acquired his Ph.D. title by […]

Does Medical Innovation Really Have to be Slow? October 26th Webinar Seeks to Lend an Answer

With disruptions in the MedTech industry landscape, companies must find ways to adapt. The rapid changes in consumer access and empowerment are creating a new market and demanding faster transformation. The need for speed is no less obvious in building innovative medical devices that should treat and solve critical patients’ health issues.

An Industry Insider’s Perspective: The Future of Manufacturing

Jim Reed, President of YKK Corporation of America, recently spoke with innovation adviser Richard Guha. Richard is a leading expert on corporate and startup innovation, having worked with almost 2,000 companies over the past 27 years, raising over $250 million, and making over 25 acquisitions.

For the Record with Randy Altschuler, CEO, Xometry

Prior to co-founding Xometry, Randy co-founded and was Executive Chairman of CloudBlue, a leading provider of recycling services for electronic equipment. CloudBlue was acquired by Ingram Micro in September of 2013. Before CloudBlue, Randy was the co-founder and chief executive officer of OfficeTiger, a global BPO company. OfficeTiger was acquired by RR Donnelley in April […]

Up and Running with Jon Hunt, Chief Business Officer, HeartBeam

Jon Hunt is an entrepreneur in the medical device and healthcare industries. He is currently the Executive Vice President and Chief Business Officer of HeartBeam, Inc., having held leadership roles in numerous public and private companies, ranging in size from Fortune 500 to start-up. Prior to joining HeartBeam, Jon served in multiple leadership roles, including as […]

Medical Alley Q2 2022 Venture Report

The Medical Alley Venture Report is a quarterly analysis of investment, M&A, and developments driving growth in The Global Epicenter of Health Innovation and Care. Produced by the Medical Alley Starts team to provide vital insights for entrepreneurs, investors, and deal makers on the state of the market.

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