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Our Team

Daniel Reda

Daniel Reda, Co-Founder

Daniel brings 15 years of experience as a bio-IT entrepreneur to CureTogether. He co-founded Redasoft in 1997 with Alexandra Carmichael to help life scientists visualize complex genetic information and design molecular biology experiments in a simple, visual way, with applications ranging from cancer and AIDS research to potato crop research. Redasoft’s software has been licensed by more than 450 research organizations in 37 countries and was acquired by Hitachi Software in 2006. Daniel also designed the first social web application for bioinformatics.

A former molecular biologist and self-taught programmer, he was named a “Bio-IT Champion” by Bio-IT World and was nominated for MIT Technology Review’s Top 35 under 35 award. Daniel is also co-Chair of the Biotechnology & Bioinformatics track at Singularity University at NASA Ames, co-founded by Peter Diamandis and Ray Kurzweil.

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Alexandra Carmichael

Alexandra Carmichael, Co-Founder

Alexandra Carmichael is co-founder of CureTogether, a Health 2.0 company that brings patients with hundreds of conditions together in overlapping data communities. Alex has mad execution skills to balance Daniel’s brilliant creativity, and her talent bridges life science research, internet technologies, design, and business. She previously co-founded bioinformatics software company Redasoft with Daniel Reda. Redasoft’s Visual Cloning technology was acquired by Hitachi Software. Before that, she did bench research at the Ontario Cancer Institute, studying the enzyme telomerase.

She is currently Director of The Quantified Self, a Research Affiliate at Institute for the Future, and advisor to a number of startups. Alex is also a survivor of long-term chronic pain, dedicated to changing the way health decisions are made using the power of the crowd.

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Geoff Shmigelsky

Geoffrey Shmigelsky, Angel Investor and Advisor

Geoffrey Shmigelsky is CEO at Appien Logic, a mobile application consulting company, and Associate Founder at Singularity University. Geoff was previously CEO at LaunchVision, Board of Director at Stem Cell Therapeutics, Entrepreneur in Residence at University of Calgary, and CEO at CADVision Internet.

His honors include: Entrepreneur of the Year, Top 40 under 40 (3 times), and Alberta’s Most Influential People. He advises and invests in a number of startups, and he loves everything about life!