A sample of investments from our healthcare portfolio
SalesForce4Hire® provides custom, outsourced sales solutions for leading Medical Device and Diagnostic companies. Their proven track record of success assembling and deploying teams gets products and technologies into the right market and in front of the right prospects quickly and efficiently. What sets them apart from other CSOs are their proprietary and proven Sales Model Design and Rapid Implementation Process Sales Prototyping® and the Sales Accelerator™ System. Their focus is on new product launches, channel and market expansion, remediation of under-performing products, and creating value from non-core/non-strategic products.
Physcient develops new surgical tools designed to decrease tissue damage. Physcient is developing a dissector that differentiates between tissue types for laparoscopic, thoracic, endoscopic, plastic and general surgery.
Minimally Invasive Devices Inc.
Manufacturer and creator of the FloShield™ – the only comprehensive all-in-one solution for maintaining laparoscopic visual clarity.
OncoHealth is a protein biomarker diagnostics company dedicated to revolutionizing screening and diagnostics of cervical cancer and other HPV-associated cancers. Our technology platform includes proprietary biomarkers and robust detection technology that enables the development of easy, high-throughput, and cost competitive assays.
Gemmus is a privately held biotechnology company focused on the development of innovative pharmaceutical products for the treatment of influenza and other viral infectious diseases. Using a novel, host-directed approach, we target the underlying cause of debilitating symptoms associated with influenza and ‘influenza-like-illness’ (ILI) by modulating the natural immune response to the disease. We are committed to developing “first-in-class, best-in-class” products that meet a major medical need.
Great Lakes Pharmaceuticals
Great Lakes Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a clinical stage company focused on development and commercialization of products designed to prevent infections associated with indwelling catheters.
Stimwave develops and commercializes wireless, micro-size, injectable devices for the treatment of chronic back and leg pain. The technology can improve people’s lives through utilizing wireless technology to provide a quicker alternative to expensive surgery for pain relief with products that are convenient, safe and easily incorporated into every lifestyle.
TheraVasc, Inc. is a privately held Cleveland, OH corporation which is developing repurposed drugs for new applications. Its first product targets patient populations with poor blood flow to the extremities, such as those suffering from peripheral artery disease (PAD).
EndoSphere Inc. is a pioneer of endoscopically-insertable medical technologies. Founded in 2006, EndoSphere has developed a broad IP portfolio including 29 issued and pending U.S. and international patents. The company’s flagship product, the SatiSphere™ System, is a non-invasive treatment for one of the world’s largest health issues: Metabolic Diseases including Obesity and Type II Diabetes. The SatiSphere device improves the regulation of appetite and satiety by using the body’s natural physiology – providing an incision-less, reversible, and repeatable solution. Clinical studies have shown that the SatiSphere device enables obese patients to achieve significant weight loss without the need for surgery or medication. The device has received CE Mark regulatory approval for commercialization in 31 countries.
Cryothermic Systems will impact the quality and preservation of life through prevention of neurologic injury . Cryothermic Systems (f.k.a. Life Core Technologies) was founded in 2008 and is located in Cleveland, Ohio. Cryothermic Systems is a medical device company that has developed a novel approach to selectively cool the brain thereby inducing mild therapeutic hypothermia to protect patients from the ischemic and reperfusion injury effects of cardiac arrest, heart attack, stroke and traumatic brain injury.
Innovative fitness equipment that adapts for those with disabilities.