Sam is a serial entrepreneur and technologist with a focus on mobile, consumer, and enterprise technologies, and his experience spans over 15 years working in cutting edge roles at both large companies and startups.
In his 6 years at Nokia as Chief Architect, he designed and deployed large-scale consumer services with 25+ wireless carriers in over 20 countries around the world. Previously, Sam played an integral role across a series of technical and business-related activities for the $36bn Sprint-Nextel merger. He has also led innovation projects and enterprise sales into numerous Fortune 500 companies, focusing on mHealth, IoT, and mobility services, and has been responsible for portfolio enhancement and business expansion to new markets and verticals for a number of organizations including Vodafone and JPMorgan Chase.
Sam is a contributor to Entrepreneur Magazine and is a mentor to 500 Startups and The Iron Yard accelerators. As a recognized subject matter expert in healthcare and technology, he has been featured and interviewed in numerous national media outlets including CNN and USA Today. In 2015, Sam was recognized by MM&M as a Top 40 Healthcare Transformer and among the Techweek100 for his work in helping reshape the healthcare industry through the novel use of technology.