The eighth color is either myth or magic depending on
who you ask. It’s the impossible, the forbidden and
can’t be seen by just anyone or in ordinary viewing
conditions. Color Eight has a vision that reaches far
beyond the obvious to bring innovative and elegant
products to market. Our mission? To reveal
what is hidden. To help humans make sense
of this fast paced, technologically
Eugene is the co-founder of Color Eight LLC. He has previously served as a VP & CIO of International at a Fortune 15 Pharmacy Benefit Management company with the last 2.5 years working with European clients and vendors to launch new and innovative healthcare products. Eugene was a co-founder and a chief evangelist officer of a healthcare startup, HealthWorldWeb, which was sold to a publicly traded company in 2010. He is also the founder and a community organizer of Health 2.0 NYC & Health 2.0 Amsterdam and has been a pioneer in healthcare consumerism and open health data.
Entrepreneur by choice, software engineer by training and application architect by experience, Dan is interested in nurturing companies that are innovating in the Internet sector, especially in the consumer health-related space, to achieve the new frontiers in user engagement. Creative analytics, unique approach to personalized search, metrics, decision-making support, user data analysis, and social recommendations are just some of the techniques that Dan is passionate about and have extensive expertise in. During the past 17 years Dan Kogan has developed enterprise-class software for the financial, software and retail industries and had founded two successful companies – Information Laboratory, acquired by IBM in 2003 and HealthWorldWeb, acquired by Health Grades in 2010.
Esther Dyson (@edyson on twitter) is chairman of EDventure Holdings. Her primary activity is investing in and nurturing start-ups, with a recent focus on health care and aerospace. From October 2008 to March of 2009, she lived in Star City outside Moscow, Russia, training as a backup cosmonaut. On the health side, she is an investor in 23andMe (also a director), Applied Proteomics, Crohnology, Genomera, GreenGoose, HealthEngage, Health Loop, HealthRally, HealthTap, i2Dx, Keas (also an advisor), Medivo, mEquilibrium, Omada Health, Organized Wisdom, PatientsLikeMe, PatientsKnowBest (UK), Resilient, Sleepio (UK), Tocagen, Valkee (Finland), VitaPortal (Russia, also an advisor) and Voxiva (also a director). She recently served on the selection panel for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Young Leader Awards and is active on the “health not healthcare” speaker circuit.
Founder and CEO of three venture-backed Silicon Valley software companies turned Venture Capitalist. After spending most of my professional life around VCs, including work at one of New York’s leading venture capital funds, decided to strike out on my own and manage a $750M international fund’s activities in the United States. Looking to turn big ideas into big, profitable companies. Deeply technical but keenly business-oriented. Always on the lookout for innovations that make money. And always willing to lend a hand to fellow entrepreneurs.
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