SXSW 2012 Panel: P-Cubed: Building a happy, positive startup, Ron Gutman
Saturday, March 10, 2012 from 11:30 AM to 11:45 AM (CST)
The most successful companies are also the ones where employees love to work. If you’ve ever dreamed of founding one, or helping your company become one, join us to learn how Smiling and the Power of Three-Ps (Positivity, Purpose, and Priorities) can make it happen.
- Come hear Ron Gutman, the author of one of the most "Liked" TED talks of all time (“The Hidden Powers of Smiling”) and founder and CEO of Interactive Health startup HealthTap.
- Learn the science of how smiling actually creates happiness, and how smiling can help foster an environment where employees love to work.
- Get an exclusive peek into Ron Gutman’s method for using the Three-Ps: Positivity, Purpose, and Priorities, to building a highly-successful, smile-filled company.
- Take what you learn and create a company that's ready to: overcome the challenges of innovation, attract top talent, and accomplish more – all with happier employees.
We're excited to see you there!
P-Cubed: Building a happy, positive start up
Saturday, March 10th
Hyatt Regency Austin, Texas Ballroom 4-7,
More about Ron Gutman:
Ron is HealthTap's Founder and CEO. He is responsible for the company's innovation, vision, and product.
Prior to founding HealthTap, Ron was the founder and CEO of a leading online consumer health 2.0 company that developed the world's largest community of independent health writers and became one of the largest health sites on the Internet, serving more than 100 million users to date (acquired in early 2009).
As a graduate student at Stanford University, Ron organized and led a multidisciplinary group of faculty and graduate students conducting research in personalized health and in the design of ways to help people live healthier, happier lives. The group's work resulted in the implementation of one of the most acclaimed and engaging employee health and well-being programs in the nation, BeWell@Stanford.
Ron is also an angel investor and advisor to health and technology companies, Rock Health (The first Interactive Health Incubator), and Harvard Medical School's SMArt Initiative ("Substitutable Medical Apps, reusable technologies").
Additionally, Ron frequently speaks at health and technology conferences (such as TED and Health 2.0), writes about technology, health, and smiling in leading publications (such as Forbes, the Huffington Post, and TEDBooks), and serves as the Curator of TEDx Silicon Valley.
When & Where
HealthTap is an Interactive Health Network that connects thousands of North America’s best physicians with users to provide trusted answers to health questions anytime anywhere.
HealthTap's experienced team of engineers and doctors have built health and mobile applications that have served hundreds of millions of people. Based in Palo Alto California, HealthTap is funded by Mayfield Fund, Innovation Endeavors, Mohr Davidow Ventures and other prominent Silicon Valley angel investors. For more information, visit www.healthtap.com