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Cassie Ann Hodges
NVCA
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – The National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) today presented Bryan Roberts with the 2019 Excellence in Healthcare Innovation Award at the 2019 NVCA Leadership Gala. Held at the Four Seasons in San Francisco, CA, the NVCA Leadership Gala celebrates the venture industry and honors those who have made significant contributions to foster innovation, advance technology and drive new company formation. 

“For over two decades, Bryan has supported transformative healthcare companies that are saving lives, improving patient care, and pushing the healthcare industry forward,” said Bobby Franklin, President and CEO of NVCA. “Bryan’s dedication to healthcare innovation is tremendous, and we are honored to recognize him for his many achievements.”

About the Excellence in Healthcare Innovation Award

For over three decades, venture capital has been at the forefront of some of the greatest advancements in medicine, pushing the boundaries of medical innovation and spurring the creation of the biotechnology and medical device industries. The Excellence in Healthcare Innovation Award recognizes those who have demonstrated a clear commitment to the advancement of healthcare innovation through their investment in and support of groundbreaking medical companies that are working on treatments and cures for the most deadly and costly diseases.

Previous Recipients: Bob Nelsen and Annie Lamont.


About National Venture Capital Association

The National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) empowers the next generation of American companies that will fuel the economy of tomorrow. As the voice of the U.S. venture capital and startup community, NVCA advocates for public policy that supports the American entrepreneurial ecosystem. Serving the venture community as the preeminent trade association, NVCA arms the venture community for success, serving as the leading resource for venture capital data, practical education, peer-led initiatives, and networking. For more information about NVCA, please visit www.nvca.org.