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Adherial, Inc.

Cloud-based customizable communication platform to help corporations manage health and wellness programs.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Business Products
  • Location Portland, OR, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 6
  • Website

Company Summary

Adherial allows employers to improve their health benefit and wellness plans using personalizable multi-modal communication tools. Adherial works with benefit brokers as the primary channel, allowing them to boost revenues and lock in client loyalty. The platform supports two way communication, HIPAA compliance, third-party applications, and integration with data-producing healthcare devices.


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    Joe Tanous
    CEO and Co-founder

    A successful startup executive with over thirty years of experience. A former Venture Capital Partner. Managed over 20 investments with an excellent long term track record.

    Developed and managed a university research commercialization program that will include several universities, private industries and an investment fund.

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    William Kelly
    COO and Co-founder

    Serial entrepreneur with over 20 years experience in start-up companies. Co-founder of Sapient Health Network (WebMD) and

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    Marilyn Loy
    VP Marketing

    Marilyn was on the founding team of Rosetta Technologies, a software company which developed engineering and enterprise data access and collaboration solutions. Customers included Cisco Systems, Ford Motor Company, Lockheed Martin, and The Boeing Company to communicate engineering designs and product information throughout the world. Rosetta Technologies was later acquired by EDS.

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    Jim Souers
    VP Sales

    Broad experience with leading OEM, distribution, and channel sales growth in all stages of a business, from start up to Fortune 500. Track record of improving organizational effectiveness and increasing the talent and skill set of an organization to achieve advancing objectives. Demonstrated ability to absorb new technologies and successfully set solution based sales strategies and plans that result in customer adoption and business partnerships.

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    Carlos Jensen
    VP Technology - Co-founder

    PhD in Computers Science from Georgia Tech; Assistant Professor at Oregon State; Olympic IT team for European Broadcasting Union.

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    Tom Minot
    VP Business Development - Co-founder

    Seasoned business development executive with experience at National Semiconductor and Sun Microsystems.


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    KL Gates

Previous Investors

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    Joe Tanous, William J. Kelly, Dinesh Patel, The Partners Group,
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    Debi Coleman, Rex Smith