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May 03, 2015 4:34 PM ET

Health Care Technology

Company Overview of Theranos, Inc.

Company Overview

Theranos, Inc. operates as a consumer healthcare technology company. It specializes in the areas of oncology, pediatrics, and geriatrics. The company designs, develops, and manufactures systems that provide access to health information for the early detection and intervention of diseases; and conducts laboratory tests from blood, urine, fluid, solid, and other samples. It also provides a suite of tools for patients and doctors ranging from Websites to mobile applications. The company was founded in 2003 and is based in Palo Alto, California.

1601 South California Avenue

Palo Alto, CA 94304

United States

Founded in 2003





Key Executives for Theranos, Inc.

Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
President, Chief Operating Officer and Director
Vice President of Finance & Operations
Chief Creative Officer
Vice President of Research & Development
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Theranos, Inc. Key Developments

Theranos, Inc. Appoints H. Foege as Director

Theranos, Inc. announced the appointment of William H. Foege, M.D., M.P.H., to its Board of Directors. Dr. Foege, an epidemiologist and former director of the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention, has left an indelible mark on the field of global health. Recognized as the health innovator behind the successful campaign to eradicate smallpox in the 1970s, Dr. Foege received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2012, the nation's high civilian honor. He was a senior medical advisor for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation from 1999 until his retirement in 2011.

Theranos, Inc. Appoints Patrick O'neill as Chief Creative Officer

Theranos, Inc. announced the growth of its creative organization and the appointment of Patrick O'Neill as Chief Creative Officer, a new role. O'Neill, previously Executive Creative Director of TBWA\Chiat\Day, will lead both the creative marketing and advertising teams for the Theranos brand. His responsibilities will include: branded content, experiential design, social media, digital communications and platforms, interior design, advertising, partnerships and graphic design. Prior to joining the company, Patrick spent over two decades leveraging his passion for communications, the arts, design, music, architecture, and pop culture into memorable cross-platform campaigns that succeeded at both building brands and delighting consumers.

Theranos Appoints William H. Frist, M.D., to Board of Directors

Theranos, Inc. announced the appointment of William H. Frist, M.D., to its Board of Directors. Prior to the Senate, Dr. first spent 20 years in clinical medicine, completing surgical training at Massachusetts General Hospital and Stanford. He founded the Vanderbilt Multi-Organ Transplant Center and has performed over 150 heart and lung transplants. Currently a professor of surgery at both Vanderbilt University Medical Center and Meharry Medical School, he serves on the board of directors for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Kaiser Family Foundation, and Harvard Medical School Board of Fellows, on the Advisory Committees for Global Health at both Duke and Harvard, and as co-chair of the Health Project for the Bipartisan Policy Center. Senator first is one of only two individuals to rank in the top ten of each of the five inaugural Modern Healthcare Magazine annual surveys of the most powerful people in healthcare in the United States.

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