Co-founder and CEO
Stuart R. Patterson is the cofounder and CEO of LifePod Solutions, a pioneer in the provision of voice-first Virtual Caregiver services. Stu has led high-growth ventures in a variety of markets including: voice/virtual assistants and caregivers, speech recognition/synthesis and NLU, mobile and online apps and services, video content, identity management, clean-tech and digital healthcare solutions. As CEO, COO or advisor, Stu has managed and supported the growth, IPO or sale of: Sidekicks, Ramp (acq. by Cxense), Xtone, SunBug Solar, Nexamp, eQuilibrium (acq. by EnerNOC), AgION (now Sciessent), Courion, Scansoft (now Nuance), SpeechWorks (IPO), Voxware (IPO) and Vicorp Interactive Systems. He holds a BA from Harvard College and an MBA from the Yale School of Management.