Mitchell E. Levinson
Mitchell E. Levinson has been a member of our Board of Directors since March 2019 and had previously served as a board member from January 2015 to November 2017. Mr. Levinson is currently a board member and Chief Technology Officer of Cerebrotech, an innovative neurotechnology device company focused on the development of portable neurotechnology solutions, that he co-founded during 2010. Prior to 2010, Mr. Levinson was the start-up CEO for Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc. when he became its first employee in 2005, and served as its president and its Chief Executive Officer from September 2005 until September 2009. He continued with Zeltiq as Chief Scientific Officer from September 2009 through December 2010. From March 2000 to September 2005 he served as Vice President of Research and Development of Thermage, Inc. (later renamed Solta Medical), a company engaged in cosmetic tissue tightening devices. He is the inventor of 45 issued and numerous pending U.S. patents. Mr. Levinson earned his BS in Mechanical Engineering from University of California at San Diego and holds an M.S in Computer Systems from the University of Phoenix. Mr. Levinson was appointed as a director because he has over 25 years of progressive experience in product development and manufacturing engineering and he has many years of experience in medical device intellectual property, operations, clinical and regulatory strategy, commercial business development, sales training and marketing.