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Rush Bartlett (He/Him/His)

Rush Bartlett
Company/Title:
Vice President of Innovation, Lansinoh Laboratories
Specialties:
Healthcare, biodesign, intellectual property, venture and angel investing, corporate structures and stock, healthcare and retail sales, biomedical engineering and materials

LinkedIn | Rush is a serial entrepreneur who has previously started multiple healthcare technology companies, two have been acquired, one failed, and one is growing with 20 plus employees. He is currently vice president of innovation at Lansinoh Laboratories, a women’s health company, and also serves as the associate director for corporate education at Stanford’s Byers Center for Biodesign. He was a recipient of the Outstanding Young Texas Ex Award in 2019 and Silicon Valley Business Journal’s 40 under 40 in 2017.

Ask me about: Patents and licensing, company formation, fundraising strategy, are we working on the right problem/need? Anything healthcare-related to technology, workflow, or regulatory questions (device, service, software, or pharma/biotech-related). Anything startup related (even outside of healthcare)-sales marketing and commercial strategy, founder issues and stock, tax treatment and incentives. Investor strategies—VC and angels. Corporate partnerships and sponsored research—relationships with all key people in nearly every fortune 500 medtech company. Pretty much anything throughout the startup journey from initial formation to series B fundraising <$20M

Rush is generally available in the afternoons 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. but travels often and his schedule is highly variable. Please contact Shannon Lundquist to set up an appointment.