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First Warning Systems, Inc.

Wearable Body Media for Breast Tissue Abnormality Screening with a Predictive Analytics Core and Big Data Back End

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Software
  • Location Reno, NV, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded July 2008
  • Employees 7
  • Website

Company Summary

A breakthrough non-irradiative, non-compressive solution now exists for dense breast screening with SaaS functionality. Advanced algorithms allow for automated quantification, reducing human error while creating an intelligent “big data” breast cancer knowledge library. Dynamic assessment of circadian cellular relationships in breast tissue yields higher predictive correlation to abnormalities, providing accessibility, affordability, & accuracy.


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    Rob Royea

    Rob Royea is a proven senior executive offering comprehensive knowledge in the creation, and execution, of the strategies necessary to grow sophisticated medical technology and software companies. He has led global efforts of both public and private venture backed technologies, with demonstrated successes from start-up to over $550M in P & L responsibilities. Rob designed the go-to-market strategies, hired clinical and marketing teams, and exec

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    Matt Benardis
    COO, Founder

    Mr. Benardis is Director of Operations for First Warning, responsible for project management, product development and the First Warning Quality Assurance program. His education in financial and economics from the University of Oregon and Regis University, Denver, CO lead Mr. Benardis into a successful carrier in investment banking with Raymond James. Mr. Benardis began working with Jim Holmes as a research assistant on Mr. Holmes doctoral thesi

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    Jim Holmes
    Chairman & CFO, Founder

    Experience includes companies in numerous industries in financial capacities. Assistant controller of BioRad Labs, President of Harvest Brands, and and auditor at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Mr. Holmes is a CPA, San Jose State grad, MBA Golden Gate University and completed Stanford University’s Advanced Management College.

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    Dr. Louis Keith,Ph.D., M.D.
    Vice President and Medical Director

    Professor Emeritus Obstetrics & Gynecology, former Director Undergraduate Education & Medical Student Affairs, Feinberg School of Medicine-Chicago. American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology Honorary Fellowship in the Indian College of Obstetrics & Gynecology , an honorary Doctor of Science, Medical Academy of Lublin, Poland, elected Honorary Fellowship Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists of London. Authored, co-authored over 600 sc


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    Bruce Jenett - DLA Piper
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    Ernst & Young Life Sciences - Roseville, CA

Previous Investors

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    Members of the Reno Angels