GHP 2018 Animal & Wellness Awards

20 GHP / 2018 Animal & Wellness Awards , BabelBark, Inc. Launched in 2016, BabelBark connects thousands of pet parents and pets with pet care businesses (including veterinary practices, trainers, shelters, groomers, walkers, pet sitters, boarding kennels, and more within the pet care community) through a digital platform with a mobile application. The newly-formed council will work closely with BabelBark’s leadership team to set the strategic direction for the company and its products. “This distinguished group of veterinary industry experts comes at a time of great strength and momentum for our company, as we continue to grow our pet community,” said Roy Stein, BabelBark, founder and CEO. “Their impressive expertise and unique perspectives will inform BabelBark’s strategy tomorrow and beyond as we continue to help veterinarians thrive with technology and a new age of clientele.” The council is comprised of the following esteemed group of forward-thinking leaders from various facets of the veterinary industry. • Chad Amos, Co-Founder and Former Owner, Veterinary Data Services. Chad has been BabelBark Enlists Industry Leaders To Form Advisory Board BabelBark, Inc., a pet related software developer, has announced the formation of its advisory council, a group of 10 high-profile veterinary industry experts with the common goal of creating better health outcomes for pets. involved in helping veterinary practices unleash the power of their data for almost 20 years. His experience working with multiple companies that need data connectivity has given him a unique perspective on the industry. With the creation of the VetData Marketplace his company opened the world of connectivity to small start-ups, encouraging innovation while leveling the playing field. • Marty Becker, D.V.M., Professor. Dr. Becker is the founder of the Fear Free™ initiative which brings together veterinary behaviorists and dozens of other experts and leaders in the field to develop an educational program to train veterinarians in easing the fear and anxiety of their patients and clients. Dr. Becker was the resident veterinary contributor on “Good Morning America” for 17 years and is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the American Humane Association. He serves as an adjunct professor at his alma mater, the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine and practices at North Idaho Animal Hospital. • Louise Dunn, Founder and CEO, Snowgoose Veterinary Management Consulting (SVMC). Dr. Dunn is a nationally 1