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DataCubed Selected by Gartner as a 2018 Cool Vendor in Data-Driven Health Platforms

Company Hires David Kiger, Clinical Trials Veteran, as Chief Commercial Officer to Expand Gamification, Human, and Virtual Clinical Trial Solutions

Gartner Cool Vendor 2018

October 15, 2018 – Brooklyn, New York – Gartner Inc., the world’s leading research and advisory company, named Data Cubed as one of the August 2018 “Cool Vendors in Data-Driven Health Platforms”. Data Cubed is committed to building better societies by improving human health.

“We are very pleased to learn that Gartner has recognized Data Cubed as a Cool Vendor,” said Paul Glimcher, the Chief Executive Officer of Data Cubed.

Data Cubed’s gamified mobile app utilizes knowledge gleaned from years of experience in the gaming industry. The company supports virtual trials by providing remoted-based, “bring your own device” (BYOD) capability to trial participants to access validated surveys from the comfort of their own Apple iOS or Android phone. By adding the enticements of games and tasks to self-reported assessments, Data Cubed has dramatically increased subject participation and retention rates through rewards-driven behavior, creating higher-quality results for health researchers and providers.

Meanwhile, the company announced the hiring of David Kiger to the new post of Chief Commercial Officer. David brings over 25 years of experience in the clinical trials and technology space and will drive the organization’s commercialization and corporate development efforts.

“I am excited to welcome David Kiger as an outstanding addition to our team at Data Cubed,” Paul Glimcher added. “David brings deep experience in clinical trials and will help our unique go-to-market capabilities reach pharmaceutical, biotech companies, clinical research organizations (CROs) and academic institutions that are looking to improve data quality and patient adherence across their research work.”

David spent his career at the intersection of technology and life sciences, executing business development, client management, innovation, offering strategies, as well as product and services marketing. Before coming to Data Cubed, David was Chief Commercial Officer of Bioclinica, accountable for global business development, corporate marketing, sales operations, and technical solutions. Prior to working at Bioclinica, David ran the digital CRO innovation strategy and marketing for PAREXEL Informatics. David also previously led Perceptive Informatics North American eClinical and Medical Imaging business development.

“I am excited to join the distinguished team at Data Cubed as we enhance our virtual clinical trials offerings,” David Kiger said. “As the industry shifts to remote patient monitoring and virtual human trials, Data Cubed has a first mover advantage in eCOA BYOD with its consumer look and feel patient user experience. It is quite an honor to be recognized by Gartner as a Cool Vendor for what we believe are the company colorful apps, engaging games, illuminating surveys and keen wearable and in-home sensors.”

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About Datacubed

Data Cubed is a pioneering healthcare technology company with the power to unlock the mysteries of what it is to be human. Data Cubed collects accurate real-world data and electronic Clinical Outcome Assessments eCOA solutions tailored to everything from remote patient engagement to virtual clinical trials. By tapping into what makes humans human, Data Cubed is changing how healthcare approaches big data to create a healthier world.

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