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Wyngate Medical

WynVent is a portable, affordable & deployable oxygen therapy ventilator with immediate logistical benefits for remote locations & transport

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location Seattle, WA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded October 2009
  • Employees 7

Company Summary

While consulting for the US Dept of Health & Human Service Dr Robert Clark recognized the need for a ventilator designed to reduce the infrastructure requirements of intensive care technologies. WynVent breaks the chain of dependence on oxygen and compressed air infrastructure, allowing medics to provide life-saving oxygen therapy in the field at much lower logistical costs. ROI for remote medical outposts can be as short as one day!


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    Dr. Robert Clark
    Founder & CEO

    Dr Clark is a pulmonary & critical care physician. He founded The Regional Hospital Seattle in '94 & was the CMO. He serves as Asst Prof in Pulmonary/Critical Care at UW. He was CoChair of the King Co Critical Care Flu Response Committee & consults with the US Dept of Health & Human Services pandemic planning. He has been on faculty as Asst Prof of Medicine, U of Pittsburgh Medical Center & Asst Prof of Surgery in Emergency Med at Wayne St

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    John Flavio

    A CPA with 30+ yrs in public & private financing, He has been CFO for Postini, Inc., global leader in Communication Security/Compliance solutions. As CFO of Keynote Systems, a leading provider of mobile communications & internet performance solutions he successfully completed its IPO & Secondary Offering raising >$300M. He was CFO/SVP Finance/Administration for Mosaix, Inc. acquired by Lucent Technologies. He has a BS Finance from Santa Clara U

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    Richard Ritchie

    Dick has 24+ yrs experience serving as Pres/COO of 3 companies. As Director of Int'l Sales & Global Programs for Asset Integrity Mgmt, the world’s largest testing, inspection & certification company, he led worldwide bus dev establishing competence centers in Europe, Middle East & Asia/Pacific. He holds a BS in ME from Virginia Tech & a MS in ME from MIT specializing in dynamic system analysis & control/mechanical behavior of materials

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    John Flavio
    VP of Sales

    Registered Respiratory Therapist. In 30+ yrs he's held roles as Resp Dept Mgr @ Valley Medical Ctr, Pres of Resp Care Soc of WA & on BOD of Amer Assn of Resp Care. He won Chairman Circle for Sls Mgmt @ Apria Healthcare. As Director of Cardiopulmonary Services @ VMC he started & dvlpd Sleep Lab, Occup Health Prog, Skilled Nursing Facility Prog & Hosp based home health equip business. Active w ALA he led efforts to pass the WA Resp Care License law

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    Scott Thielman
    CTO/Engineering Team

    Product Creation Studio is a partner in the development of WynVent and will continue to play an integral role in the engineering of the prototype, manufacturing and fine-tuning. Estab in 1999 PCS has won many awards for their work in medical devices & consumer products. Capabilities include Industrial Design, ME, EE, Firmware & Project Mgmt. Scott acts as the CTO and holds BS, MS & PhD in ME from UW .


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    Joe Campos, Fenwick & West

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