Fear Free Preferred Product
Founded by “America’s Veterinarian” and KeraVet Bio Advisor, Dr. Marty Becker, and developed by hundreds of experts in behavior, medicine, and handling, Fear Free has become one of the single most transformative initiatives in the history of companion animal practice. KeraVet Bio is an approved Fear Free Preferred Product, which is a program designed to provide Fear Free Certified Professionals and Practices access to products and services that are aligned with Fear Free protocols, procedures, and recommendations.
The Veterinary Angel Network for Entrepreneurs (VANE) is a group of veterinarians, business owners, entrepreneurs and industry experts providing Direction, Connection and Funding for promising early-stage businesses in the animal health industry. VANE is proud to offer support and expertise to innovative veterinary and animal health ventures in numerous sub-sectors of the industry. VANE works with early stage companies focused on the animal health sector that are currently raising capital. KeraVet Bio is among one of their many investments for their innovative new approach to wound and skin care and their commitment to strengthening the animal-human bond.
The Winston Salem Partners Roundtable Fund (WSPR) is a group of over 70 accredited investors who are advancing the economy of Winston-Salem, North Carolina by investing together in promising early stage companies. Their investors include seasoned business leaders with experience across a wide array of industries. WSPR is a collaborative partner of Greater Winston Salem Inc., with the shared mission of advancing the Winston-Salem economy. KeraVet Bio is located in Innovation Quarter and is a good community partner. This investment from WSPR speaks to that and will give us the ability toscale production for wider market distribution, and bring on more local employees.
C.S. Wallace, LLC
Craig Wallace, President of C.S. Wallace Investments + Strategy, LCC is an experienced Chief Executive Officer with a demonstrated history of success in animal health and the veterinary industry. He has strong professional skills in strategy development, marketing management, veterinary medicine, market planning, business planning, and sales. He has over 30 years in senior executive roles with Fort Dodge Animal Health, Trupanion, Ceva, and others, as well as has active investments throughout the animal health world. Craig sees KeraVet Bio as game changing for how veterinary professionals treat wounds and simplify the wound treatment process. For more information, visit Craig’s LinkedIn bio here.
Dr. Marks has empowered the veterinary industry with over twenty years of unparalleled and diverse experience. Her career spans a variety of positions, including being an associate veterinarian, medical director, co-owner of the largest small animal practice in Chicago, mentor, educational consultant, media personality, entrepreneur, and angel investor. Her continued goals include empowering veterinary professionals and pet parents alike to be as educated and involved as possible in the care of our patients and family members. Dr. Marks is passionate about tackling the ongoing need for improved physical and emotional health among industry colleagues. Visit MarksDVMConsulting to learn more.
Black Dog Productions
Founded in 2005, Black Dog Productions excels in finding new ways to engage with practical messaging that matters and resonates. We offer marketing and campaign consulting for all sizes of companies as well as strategic content creation in the start-up space. Through video, podcast, radio, and live events, Black Dog continually finds ways to anticipate the needs of clients and offer new solutions to meet the demands of our ever-changing audiences. We’ve worked with KeraVet Bio on identifying audiences, creating messaging to reach those audiences and on their media creation to further support their goal to strengthen the animal-human bond through better wound care.
Crain Consulting is an award winning strategy consulting firm with deep expertise in the animal health and life science industries. The firm specializes in strategic planning, operational revamps, turnarounds, and complex partnerships. Scott Maloney, the Senior Partner at Crain & Company, and the firm see KeraVet Bio as a true leap forward for the wellbeing of pets. The innovation, product focus, and team that KeraVet has assembled is second to none and is actively redefining for the better how veterinary professionals manage wounds. We are delighted to support that goal. For more information, click here.
Pitch-Space by Flywheel Coworking
Pitch-Space.com is working to bring immense value to the Winston-Salem, Concord, and Charlotte, North Carolina startup communities. They feature a team of mentors and investors dedicated to supporting the startup community to support economic development in the Southeast. As a member of Pitch-Space, our goal is to contribute to the overall brainpower of the private business community and continue to make new, meaningful connections.
Forsyth Tech Community College
Forsyth Tech Community College is located in Winston Salem and offers associate degrees as well as many certificate programs. As a partner to Forsyth Tech we work to further promote the study of biotechnology by supporting their students with internship opportunities and work with their staff to keep them abreast of the current needs in the biotechnology industry.