7wire is an early stage venture fund. We help entrepreneurs who focus on empowering the intelligent, connected health consumer.
At 7wire, we use the power of connected devices, the cloud, and sophisticated analytics to further advance healthcare.
The firm was founded on the concept of disrupting the status quo — supporting new ideas, technologies, approaches, and business models for solving society’s most important healthcare challenges.
Recently I read a book that has fundamentally changed how I view the world and especially how I approach building a business. The funny part is it’s not a business book. It’s a book about video games.
Every year I am amazed at the ability of technology to break down barriers and turn previous notions on their head. Technology connects us at a speed and depth of engagement that would have been unthinkable just 10 or 20 years ago.
7wire Ventures’ Managing Partner Lee Shapiro sits down with GLG (Gerson Lehrman Group) to discuss how technology has improved big data in healthcare, the push towards personalized medicine, and more.
One of the trickiest things about hiring is determining whether someone with a polished résumé — and even glowing interview skills — will deliver in the long haul.
Recently I was talking to a friend of mine who runs a large company. When he found out I’d left the corporate world to begin a startup, his eyes brightened, and he told me he’d always thought of doing the same...