Wayne Kimmel discusses entrepreneurship, the specifics of health care entrepreneurship, and why now is the critical moment for health care entrepreneurship.
Wayne Kimmel is an entrepreneur, venture capitalist, philanthropist, tireless networker, and the author of Six Degrees of Wayne Kimmel.
Philadelphia Magazine named Wayne a Top Innovator. He is the Managing Partner of SeventySix Capital, the venture capital firm he founded in 1999, and has invested in over 40 startup technology and healthcare companies.
Among the Fortune 500 companies that have acquired his portfolio companies are Aramark, Intel, IBM, Walgreens and Yahoo!
Wayne is a graduate of the University of Maryland at College Park and the Delaware Law School. He is passionate about Philly’s sports teams, and making the world a better place through his nonprofit work. He lives in the suburbs of Philadelphia with his wife and their 2 children.
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