Orbita is the enterprise platform for voice and conversational AI, for creating healthcare virtual assistants, deployed across smart speakers, mobile apps, analog phones, and web chatbots. Orbita serves many of today’s leading digital health innovators, including Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Mayo Clinic, Amgen and Merck.
Orbita’s leadership team consists of veterans of the Customer Experience Management software industry and deep roots at the intersection of healthcare and technology
Bill RogersChief Executive Officer
Bill has over 25 years of software industry experience. Most recently, Bill was CEO & founder of Ektron – a digital experience management platform acquired by Accel-KKR in 2014. Prior to Ektron, Bill co-founded two other companies including a video conferencing and an eHealthcare business.
Nate TreloarPresident & Chief Operating Officer
Nate has over 20 years of experience as a key executive within FAST Search, Microsoft, RAMP, and, most recently, Ektron. Nate is a respected expert and speaker on search, text and data mining and has advised hundreds of the world’s largest companies and government agencies.
Alpesh PatelChief Technology Officer
Alpesh has over 18 years of experience managing product development teams. Prior to Orbita, Alpesh was a Senior Vice President of Technology at Ektron where he transformed concepts into best-in-class enterprise products for Web content management (WCM) and digital experience management (CXM).
Bill CavaChief Product Officer
Bill has over 18 years of experience as a software executive. Previously, Bill founded WiseMine, a SaaS platform providing big data analytics for content marketing. He is a published author, a technology adviser, founder of the NH Data Science Group, and holds multiple patents in information retrieval.
Nick WhiteExecutive Vice President of Patient Care Solutions
Nick has deep expertise helping transform operations via technology based on a 17-year career with Deloitte Consulting in Australia, the UK, and Southeast Asia. While managing Deloitte’s AU-based Smart Healthcare Solution Team, he co-created and incubated the award-winning DeloitteASSIST solution.
Kristi EbongSVP Strategy, GM Healthcare Providers & Payers
Kristi has nearly 15 years of experience in health tech. Prior to Orbita, she was Head of Emerging Technology at Cedars-Sinai, and served under the Obama Administration in the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT. Her professional roots include time spent at Epic Systems, large healthcare providers, startups, and foundations.
Ben SchilensChief Revenue Officer
Ben has over 13 years of software experience as an executive and sales leader. Prior to Orbita, Ben was part of the executive team at Episerver as the SVP of Global Customer Success and has experience managing sales, services, and operations departments.
James DonatoSenior Vice President of Customer Success
James maintains a razor-sharp focus on leading customer success engagements for organizations navigating a multitude of choices in the digital transformation journey. He collaborates with leaders to deliver implementations pillared by solidly defined success factors and steadfast governance with his most recent role as a VP for Episerver.
Beth StrohbuschSVP of Strategic Communications and Community
Beth has a solid track record in aligning and executing strategic marketing and PR initiatives to build brand and generate high-paced growth in start-ups and established businesses. She’s held consulting and employed roles in healthcare and HIT entities including Ektron, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, and several radiology software companies.
Brian FannyVP, Security and Compliance
Brian has over 20 years’ experience leading critical information management systems including the areas of information security, compliance, information technology, quality assurance, development operations, and customer success. He has also successfully implemented compliance programs to support information security and data privacy standards and regulations including HIPAA, PCI, GDPR, Privacy Shield, SSAE, and ISO27001.