Executive Team

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Dan Smith

Chairman and President

Dan has both software and hospital management expertise. He built The Master Builder construction management software in collaboration with Rob Miller (MedWave QA Manager) and Debbie Espinosa (MedWave COO), which was sold to Intuit in 2001. Dan developed The Master Builder nationwide VAR sales channel, technical service team, and product development team. He also served as Chairman of the Board for Sonoma West Medical Center.

Nick Smith

CTO and Founder

Nick brings a wealth of experience in mission-critical enterprise systems and is an expert in data communication protocols including HL7, the international standard for health IT transfer.

Debbie Espinosa

COO

As Chief Operating Officer at The Master Builder, Debbie was responsible for compliance, operations, customer service, VAR and Advisor groups, investor relations,  human resources, and managed a Direct Public offering. She was a Sr. Manager of Operations at Intuit following the company’s sale. At MedWave, she managed a Private Placement and is responsible for investor relations, compliance, operations and human resources.

James Gude, M.D.

Board Secretary and Medical Director

Dr. Gude is an intensivist, board-certified in pulmonary, critical care and internal medicine, and a Clinical Professor at University of California, San Francisco. He is the founder and Medical Director of OffSite Care, Inc. a telemedicine company.

Glenn Minervini-Zick

CFO

Glenn is a CPA and has spent thirty-five years in finance and business development leadership roles for healthcare and software companies. He has served as CFO for a large medical group, a small hospital, a telemedicine company and a construction accounting software company. He began his career with Deloitte and received his BS in Business Administration from Sonoma State University and his MS in Health Services Administration from Saint Mary’s College of California.

Carlos Canales, M.D., M.H.A.

CEO for Latin America

A former Medical Director at a hospital in Mexico where he implemented various technology solutions, Carlos intimately understands the needs of the Latin American healthcare market. He leads our efforts in marketing, sales and implementations throughout Latin America.