Newtopia is pleased to welcome healthcare entrepreneur and technology executive Bill Van Wyck as its new Chief Technology Officer and Head of Product. Bill is focused on transforming the company’s technology infrastructure and use of data science to lead product innovation and enhance participant engagement.
Over the last 20 years, Bill has followed an entrepreneurial path as a founder and leader of tech-enabled companies. Throughout his career, he has leveraged technology to innovate across multiple industries including healthcare, e-commerce, shipping and logistics and transportation. Previously, Bill founded CSI to deliver high-speed networking systems to the securities sector where he led the company to an acquisition by Elcom International, then further grew the company to a successful IPO. Recently, he was founder, CEO and CIO of Zillion which became the backbone digital health platform for the US’s largest health insurer. Using Zillion’s platform, healthcare services providers were able to deliver live human services through digital applications at very high scale to millions of members.
“As virtual care for habit change expands, having a technology leader with the vision for realizing the full potential of Newtopia’s platform is essential,” said Jeff Ruby, CEO and founder of Newtopia. “Our team is excited Bill has joined our team and we look forward to innovating together to empower participants.”
Van Wyck has been featured in publications such as Entrepreneur, Inc., Fortune, Forbes, BusinessWeek, the Wall Street Journal, and Business 2.0.
Bill is an avid runner and CrossFit enthusiast. He lives in Fairfield County Connecticut with his wife and two children.
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