Navigating Change: The Entrepreneurial Journey of Ron Gutman

In today’s fast-paced, ever-evolving business landscape, leaders must be able to navigate exponential, perpetual and pervasive change. Ron Gutman, Co-CEO of Intrivo, is no stranger to this concept. As a serial entrepreneur, inventor, and investor, Ron has spent the better part of his career on the front lines of change.

The business and healthcare expert has achieved this by founding and supporting multiple successful, mission-driven companies and non-profit organizations that have helped hundreds of millions of people around the world live happier, healthier lives. Ron Gutman´s entrepreneurial journey began in 2006, when he founded Wellville, a company that uses technology and data to improve community health. 

From there, the business and healthcare expert went on to found HealthApp, the interactive health company where he invented and led the development of the first Health Operating System, HOPES, and a number of other groundbreaking health technologies. In May of 2020, amid the COVID-19 crisis and deep need for best virtual health solutions, Ron Gutman founded FestiHealth.

It is the first interactive platform that curates inspiring and knowledgeable speakers, live wellness activities, and a virtual expo of cutting-edge health-tech solutions. Ron Gutman explains they found it to help organizations and individuals live and foster healthier and happier lives. The first FestiHealth event was on May 27, 2020 and featured conversations and activities with more than 150 healthcare and wellness leaders like Dr. David Rhew, Chief Medical Officer of Microsoft, and Tom Lee, Founding CEO of One Medical, Galileo, and ePocrates.

In addition to his entrepreneurial endeavors, business leader and healthcare expert Ron Gutman is also an accomplished educator and writer. As a lecturer at Stanford University, he co-authored a leadership framework—Sapient Leadership—to help leaders everywhere navigate the new reality of change that’s exponential, perpetual, and pervasive (3-D Change). He also wrote and presented a popular TED book and talk on the Impact of Smiling that was translated to 53 languages and viewed by millions worldwide.

In today’s fast-paced, ever-evolving business landscape, leaders must be able to navigate exponential, perpetual and pervasive change. Ron Gutman, Co-CEO of Intrivo, is no stranger to this concept. As a serial entrepreneur, inventor, and investor, Ron has spent the better part of his career on the front lines of change. The business and healthcare expert…