Vcinity, Inc., a company empowering the edge and redefining cloud, today announced that Robin L. Smith, MD, MBA – a business leader, entrepreneur, medical doctor and philanthropist – joined its Board of Directors. Dr. Smith is uniquely positioned to guide and assist Vcinity during its current phase of growth and into the future.
Dr. Smith is a pioneer in the fields of regenerative medicine and predictive analytics and brings a rare combination of understanding disruptive innovation and business acumen to drive interest and growth. Previously as a Chairman and CEO of Neostem (NASDAQ: NBS), she transformed the company’s proprietary cell therapy development into an innovative business model, which led to its acquisition by Hitachi at 8x the price it had been acquired.
“Dr. Smith is a trailblazer in the healthcare innovation space, and we are absolutely honored and thrilled to welcome her to Vcinity’s Board of Directors,” said Harry Carr,