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CheckedUp Names Ad Exec and Retinal Surgeon to Board of Directors

By Staff
Monday, June 19, 2017 12:18 AM

NEW YORK—CheckedUp, a specialty point of care company, has named advertising and digital marketing expert Jordan Zimmerman and physician, inventor and entrepreneur Eugene de Juan, Jr., MD, to the company’s board of directors.

Richard Awdeh, MD, CEO and founder of CheckedUp said, “Jordan’s innovations in data-driven brand building and customer conversion, combined with Gene’s experiences as an inventor and entrepreneur, will help us recognize and seize the opportunities ahead to modernize and digitize the clinic, provide actionable health information to the right patient at the right time, and deliver outcomes level data to our practices and partners.”

Zimmerman is founder and chairman of Zimmerman Advertising. Established in 1984, the company is now the 14th largest advertising agency in the world with published billings in excess of $3 billion.

De Juan, Jr., MD, is a retinal surgeon who currently divides his time between ForSight Labs, where he serves as vice chairman and helps to invent and identify promising ophthalmic devices, and the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), where he holds the Jean Kelly Stock Distinguished Chair in Ophthalmology.
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