Co-founder and Former Chief Information Officer, HealthGrades
David Hicks has been an executive in the information technology industry for 30 years. From 1995 - 2012, Mr. Hicks was a founder and Chief Information Officer at HealthGrades, the leading ratings company for healthcare providers. Mr. Hicks helped grow HealthGrades into the premier destination for consumers seeking information on doctors and hospitals, reaching nearly one million daily visitors across its online properties. The privately held firm was sold to Vestar Capital Partners in 2010.
Today, Mr. Hicks consults on web strategies for healthcare startups. Mr. Hicks received a BS degree in Management Information Systems from Colorado State University. Mr. Hicks served on the board of MyLifeLine.org Cancer Foundation for three years. Mr. Hicks enjoys golf, reading, hiking and spending time outdoors.