Kit Check Hires New Chief Technology Officer
WASHINGTON, August 30 – Kit Check today announced the addition of Vijay Venkatesh as Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Venkatesh brings vast expertise leading technology teams that have used new data sets and business models to improve lives.
Mr. Venkatesh was previously Chief Technology Officer at MakeSpace where he led production and engineering teams, growing the business from four markets to 31 markets in the span of a year.
“We are excited to welcome Vijay to our team as an experienced technology leader with an impressive track record in building and scaling high-velocity technology teams,” said Kevin MacDonald, co-founder & CEO of Kit Check. “Vijay will use his technical acumen and product and business strategy experience to enhance Kit Check’s products and its ability to reach more hospitals around the country.”
“Kit Check is at the forefront of improving safety and efficiency in health care, topics I care deeply about,” said Vijay Venkatesh, CTO. “I look forward to executing a multi-year technology strategy to scale and guide the company into the future, through enhancements in artificial intelligence, data analytics and architecture and design. I look forward to helping execute on Kit Check’s Medication Intelligence vision by bringing more and more industry leading solutions to the space.”
Mr. Venkatesh has spent much of his career working as a Chief Technology Officer for companies including MakeSpace, Emissary, Amplify, and Pearson Education. Kit Check is headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia with team members across the US. To learn more about Kit Check’s team, visit: https://kitcheck.com/about/meet-the-team/.
About Kit Check
Kit Check® is the leading provider of automated medication tracking and diversion detection solutions for hospital pharmacies in the U.S., bringing visibility, simplicity, and predictability to the complex world of medication supply management. Our groundbreaking Medication Intelligence™ solutions provide item level visibility, workflow simplicity and actionable analytics, empowering stakeholders to deliver the right medicine to the right patient at the right time, every time. To date, our more than 700 U.S. and Canadian hospital partners have adopted Kit Check solutions to solve the most challenging of healthcare problems. Kit Check Solutions help providers save time managing inventory, prevent diversion at their facilities, save money on medication spend, and ensure patient safety. More information about Kit Check and our software solutions can be found at kitcheck.com.