13 episodes

We feel strongly that the Agetech story needs to be told. We see the most promising startups around the world solving the greatest challenges in aging. We are thrilled to see the momentum picking up in a space we have been involved with for a very long time. We are here to help elevate the voices of these inspiring entrepreneurs.

Agetech News Founder Series Agetech News

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

We feel strongly that the Agetech story needs to be told. We see the most promising startups around the world solving the greatest challenges in aging. We are thrilled to see the momentum picking up in a space we have been involved with for a very long time. We are here to help elevate the voices of these inspiring entrepreneurs.

    Akshita Iyer, Ome

    Akshita Iyer, Ome

    On the twelfth episode of the Founder Series Podcast, Sarah Thomas speaks with Akshita Iyer, Founder & CEO of Ome, about the impact that she is making as an AgeTech Founder.

    Ome is reinventing the way we cook at home. Its mission is to preserve and enhance the spirit of our homes by leveraging smart technology to bring efficiency to the kitchen. Ome's flagship product is the first retro-fit smart device that can turn any stove into a smart appliance in minutes. The Smart Knob allows homeowners to monitor and control their stoves from anywhere, anytime, using both our proprietary app and voice assistant integration. 

    Follow Ome on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter and YouTube—and visit their website for more information and updates!

    • 11 min
    Heather Nickerson, Artifcts

    Heather Nickerson, Artifcts

    On the eleventh episode of the Founder Series Podcast, Sarah Thomas speaks with Heather Nickerson, CEO & Co-founder of Artifcts, about the impact that she is making as an AgeTech Founder.

    Artifcts makes it simple for you to capture and preserve the history, memories, and stories behind the objects of your life.

    Follow Artifcts on Facebook, Instagram,  LinkedIn and Pinterest—and visit their website for more information and updates!

    • 11 min
    Liz Eddy & Alyssa Ruderman Hager, Lantern

    Liz Eddy & Alyssa Ruderman Hager, Lantern

    Thank you for listening to the tenth episode of the Founder Series Podcast! Sarah Thomas sat down with Liz Eddy & Alyssa Ruderman Hager, Co-Founders of Lantern, to talk about the work that they're doing to improve the lives of older adults.

    Lantern provides step-by-step guidance and support for life before and after a death.

    Follow Lantern on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter—and visit their website for more information and updates!

    • 15 min
    Amy Stapleton, Chatables

    Amy Stapleton, Chatables

    Thank you for listening to the ninth episode of the Founder Series Podcast! Sarah Thomas sat down with Amy Stapleton, CEO and Co-Founder of Chatables, to talk about the work that she's doing to improve the lives of older adults. 

    Chatables leverages interactive voice technology to bring virtual friends to isolated older adults, reducing feelings of loneliness while exercising the social and emotional brain.

    Follow Chatables on LinkedIn and Twitter—and visit their website for more information and updates!

    • 9 min
    Jimmy Zollo, Joe & Bella

    Jimmy Zollo, Joe & Bella

    On the eighth episode of the Founder Series Podcast, Sarah Thomas sat down with Jimmy Zollo, Co-Founder of Joe & Bella, to talk about the impact that he is making in the world of Agetech.

    Joe & Bella is the first modern adaptive apparel brand for older adults living with changes related to mobility, motor and cognition.

    Follow Joe & Bella on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter—and visit their website for more information and updates!

    • 13 min
    Jessica Bussert, Wave Therapeutics

    Jessica Bussert, Wave Therapeutics

    On the seventh episode of the Founder Series Podcast, Sarah Thomas speaks with Jessica Bussert, Founder & CEO of Wave Therapeutics, about the impact that she is making in the world of Agetech. 

    Wave Therapeutics is a healthtech startup with a unique, patent-pending therapeutic technology that can help prevent pressure injuries. Their initial product is an active therapeutic wheelchair cushion that will change the market. This smart cushion also provides key metrics and generates analytics to better anticipate problems. 

    Follow Wave Therapeutics on LinkedIn and Twitter and visit their website for more information and updates!

    • 12 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
3 Ratings

3 Ratings

ljlcl ,

Can’t wait!

Really looking forward to this series. Age tech is an important & lucrative market. I’ve been looking for a podcast about this industry for a while.

MZamkow ,

More Agetech!

So excited for this podcast, we don’t hear nearly enough from these incredible founders.

Top Podcasts In Business

Erika Kullberg
Freakonomics Network & Zachary Crockett
Ramsey Network
Jocko DEFCOR Network
NPR
Andy Frisella #100to0