Help startups succeed …

Based in Dallas, Texas, we have over 20 years of experience with medtech and biotech startups with success in winning over $20MM in grants and early-stage funding. We also have experience in forging strategic partnerships, license agreements, and sponsored research arrangements with numerous academic, industry, and government entities. We can help startups and small businesses with early stage product development, funding strategies, and prototyping.

Gareth Hughes, PhD, MBA


Gareth is a biomedical engineer and entrepreneur with over 25 years experience developing medical technologies. In 1998, Dr. Hughes became the first full-time employee of MedCam, Inc., a startup company developing retinal scanning devices similar to Google Glass technology. Since working at MedCam, Gareth has continued efforts within the startup realm having helped start several companies including Computer Optical Systems (a micro-optics company), Medical Nanotechnologies (one of the first cancer nanomedicine companies), and Xanapath (a cancer diagnostics company).