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Larada Sciences, Inc.

We market a guaranteed solution to a leading childhood contagion, head lice, with a medical device that uses heated air to kill head lice in a single treatment.

  • Stage $3M in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location Salt Lake City, UT, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded March 2006
  • Employees 10
  • Website laradasciences.com

Company Summary

Our non-toxic, guaranteed treatment has been in the market since 2010 with a breakthrough FDA-cleared medical device that uses heated air to kill lice and eggs in a single treatment. We currently lease the device to operators in dedicated salon-type treatment centers. We will add a second, direct retail distribution channel in 2015, selling the second generation device directly to the consumer in a lice-treatment kit for their own in-home use.

Team

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    Claire Roberts
    Chief Executive Officer

    Appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Larada in June 2013, Claire specializes in early stage ventures and turnarounds, leading them through high growth and positioning them to reach their high performance potential. She has a diverse industry background as a CEO covering manufacturing and distribution, technology, new media and medical informatics. She most recently served as CEO of ArbiterSports, an NCAA backed SaaS venture.

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    Terri Simpson
    Chief Sales and Marketing Officer

    Terri has over 20 years in media, digital, sales, advertising and marketing. Terri has owned radio stations and became VP of Integrated Media for NBC Internet pioneering the integrated media space. She is a culture builder, strategic matchmaker, business rainmaker, and values-based innovator. She’s engineered and overseen explosive acceleration for a myriad of entrepreneurial visionaries in need of an equally masterful marketing mind.

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    Adam Ward
    Chief Operating Officer

    Adam has a wide background in eCommerce, operations, marketing and finance with over 15 years of management experience in industries as diverse as publishing, software, business services, construction and medical devices. He was the Co-founder and CEO of eSilverBullet, COO of Grow America, VP of Operations at Eclipse Services, and General Manager at the Daily Utah Chronicle.

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    Perry Christensen
    Chief Financial Officer

    Perry has over 35 years of experience working in the United States and abroad in accounting, business management, financial lending, operations and technology. He spent the early part of his career at Electronic Data Systems where he was responsible for SEC reporting, international accounting and acquisition review and analysis, and at Citibank, where he was the CFO of one of its divisions.

Advisors

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    Prince Hansen Gray & Assoc
    Tax Accountant
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    HJ & Associates, LLC
    Auditors
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    Ballard Spahr
    Corporate Counsel
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Previous Investors

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    Yuri Pikover
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    Salt Lake City Angels I and V, LLC
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    Greg Schenk
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