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Identification Solutions Inc

New women's medical device that enables a woman to detect breast abnormalities (cancer) using an ultrasound device attached to a cell phone

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Biotechnology
  • Location San Jose, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2010
  • Employees 8
  • Website

Company Summary

We provide women with critical life-saving information about their breasts including the ability to determine whether they have an abnormality that could possibly be cancerous, or not, and if they do to seek a doctors care. We have a simple fingertip "thimblette" containing an ultrasound transducer attached to a cell phone that gives results with up to 97% accuracy. This device appeals to Billions of women worldwide, and we can demonstrate it


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    Veijo Surosa
    VP-Software Development

    A seasoned ultrasound engineering expert with over 15 years of experience in R&D and manufacturing. Successfully designed and troubleshot the manufacturing of ultrasound transducers and systems in the medical device industry. His PhD from Oulu University in Finland was in ultrasound engineering.

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    Kenneth Joseph Purfey
    CFO and Acting CEO

    Kenneth J. Purfey is a builder of companies and has over 35-years of executive financial experience mostly in Fortune 200 firms. The bulk of his functional expertise is in the fields of Corporate Governance, Finance, Accounting, Planning, Mergers & Acquisitions, Wall Street Capital Markets, and International Corporate Finance. Ken has a BSEE, MBS, CPA, CMA, CFS, FCPA, and has been inducted into the AICPA National Hall of Fame.

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    Michael Rivett
    Chief Operating Officer

    Senior Executive with over 30-years hands-on project management, including Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. Finance Director with international and domestic Sales and Services Operations, Ove 15-years in management with leaders (up to $1.6B+) in the Software Industry. Created / mentored strong teams using philosophy that fostered personal growth, productivity, and creativity while staying focused on results.

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    Yuri Parisky
    Chief Medical Officer

    Dr. Yuri Parisky is a Diagnostic Radiologist, specializing in Cancer Imaging. Former Associate Professor and Director of Breast Imaging at the USC/Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center. Currently Medical Director of the Department of Medical Imaging for Mammoth Hospital in Mammoth Lakes, California, where he established a Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnostic facility to serve the rural community.

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    Russell Dewey
    Chief Technology Officer

    Mr. Dewey is a Software Engineering and Management Science professional with more than 30 years of experience managing technical people, products, processes and projects. Specialized expertise in software engineering, applied artificial intelligence, web database applications, and software for embedded systems. He has a master’s degree in Mathematics from UCLS and an MBA from Marquette University in Milwaukee.

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    Kenneth Jacobsen
    EVP Business Development

    Career began in the software industry in the 1970's and has been involved at executive levels in numerous start ups since then. Osborne Computers and Award Software (BIOS) were hits. His work in starting and organizing Standards bodies such as the Infrared Data Association (IrDA) standards as a Consultant for HP and a Consultant for Fujitsu put him in some key roles in the industry as he worked for Stanford Research Institute.

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    Theo Spangenberg
    Director of European Operations

    Mr. Spangenberg is a Dutch national with 35 years of experience in European marketing. Based in Belgium, his primary activity has been to establish European marketing for US medical device companies. His Clients have included Bentley Laboratories, Stryker, Nellcor, Medtronic, Biomedicus and Medacoustics among others. He has a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering and Process Industry, and a BS degree in Business Administration and Economics.

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    Robert Chapman

    A 30 year track record in the development of business organizations, general management, strategic planning, marketing and problem solving to achieve leadership, most of which have been in the medical device industry. He has been the CEO of three high technology start-ups including VIDA Medical Systems, Inc.


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    Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
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    BDO International

Previous Investors

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    Heart Medical Clinic