OUR TEAM

The ivWatch Team

The team at ivWatch are recognized leaders in the field of tissue optics, biomedical engineering, computational optical modeling and sensor design. We work hard to understand the daily workflow and practice needs of clinicians by shadowing the experts.

We are engineers and doctors. Inventors and technologists. Nurses and researchers. Teachers and scientists. And we are all united by a common mission: to eliminate patient harm associated with adverse events in IV therapy. That is our guiding purpose, and the reason we love the work we do.

Gary Warren

Gary Warren

President & CEO

Gary Warren has over 25 years’ experience working with high-technology companies with a proven track record of creating successful organizations in rapidly emerging markets.  He also has extensive experience with product management and delivery in small startup companies, large public companies and government programs.

Jason Naramore

Jason Naramore

Chief Technology Officer

Jason Naramore is the Chief Technology Officer overseeing the Core Science team. He is responsible for all product research and clinical studies for the company, and has been involved in designing, developing, and testing much of the technology behind the ivWatch product.

John Gahan

John Gahan

VP, Manufacturing

John Gahan has over 30 years of experience in engineering and facility management within highly regulated industries including medical device manufacturing, pharmaceutical, optical manufacturing, and nuclear power.  In his role as Vice President of Manufacturing, Mr. Gahan is responsible for developing and maintaining the manufacturing processes at ivWatch, and ensuring compliance with quality standards in the medical device industry.

Melissa Fire

Melissa Fire

VP Sales & Business Development

Melissa Fire has over 20 years of medical sales, leadership, strategy, and business development experience and has overseen the overall go-to-market and growth strategy for innovative medical products, including IV catheter systems, infusion pumps, monitoring devices, and critical care systems.  Ms. Fire is responsible for our global sales, channel, OEM partnerships, and customer service operations.

Mike Gahan

Mike Gahan

Vice President, Operations

Mike Gahan has over 25 years of experience in managing the operations of large and small scientific and medical companies. In his role as Vice President of Operations, Mr. Gahan is responsible for leading the company’s day to day engineering, maintenance and logistics, planning for expansions, inventory management, and overall assurance that capacity meets client demand.

Chuck Egress

Chuck Egress

Director, Product Delivery

Chuck Egress oversees the development, road map, supplier partnerships and go-to-market activities for the ivWatch product line. Mr. Egress has over 27 years of experience working with advanced technology companies and products at start-ups as well as large organizations.

Dennis Forbush

Dennis Forbush

Director, Regulatory and Quality Assurance

Mr. Dennis Forbush leads the global regulatory strategy. Dennis has a broad range of experience in the medical device field, with extensive experience creating, implementing and managing Quality Management Systems to ensure compliance to national and international regulatory requirements.

Leah Moore

Leah Moore

Director, Marketing

Leah Moore is responsible for the development and execution of our strategic marketing, branding and public relations plans. Ms. Moore has nearly 20 years of marketing experience in building new companies and product lines with comprehensive global, go-market plans for new technology products, partner programs and services.

Scott Anchell

Scott Anchell

Director, Intellectual Property & Contracts

Scott Anchell has more than 28 years of experience procuring patents in the United States and elsewhere in the world.  Mr. Anchell is responsible for designing, drafting and prosecuting our patent portfolio. This includes 80 utility patent application filings at the USPTO, eight PCT (international) patent application filings and 15 patent applications filed in the patent offices of Australia, Canada, Europe, Israel, and Japan.

Susan Brown

Susan Brown

Chief Nursing Officer

Susan Brown has over fifteen years of experience in pediatric intensive care with responsibility for operational and clinical care departments including the departments responsible for patient flow, vascular access, resource pool, neonatal/pediatric critical care transport, and others. Ms. Brown will oversee the development of a new clinical research plan, including the design and execution of clinical research projects as well as leading the training programs for hospital staffs implementing the ivWatch Model 400 device in their facilities.

Gary Warren

Gary Warren

President & CEO

Mike Gahan

Mike Gahan

Vice President, Operations

Scott Anchell

Scott Anchell

Director, Intellectual Property & Contracts

Jason Naramore

Jason Naramore

Chief Technology Officer

Chuck Egress

Chuck Egress

Director, Product Delivery

Susan Brown

Susan Brown

Chief Nursing Officer

John Gahan

John Gahan

VP, Manufacturing

Dennis Forbush

Dennis Forbush

Director, Regulatory and Quality Assurance

Melissa Fire

Melissa Fire

VP Sales & Business Development

Leah Moore

Leah Moore

Director, Marketing