John Elms, Chief Product Officer

John Elms is the Chief Product Officer and leads the development of all TigerConnect health communication and collaboration product offerings. John joined TigerConnect from Critical Alert, where as CEO he transformed the company from a niche-market provider of traditional nurse call systems to an enterprise software company focused on care team collaboration managing all facets of patient communication originating from the bedside. He will oversee the integration of Critical Alert with the TigerConnect platform. John brings twenty-five plus years of executive leadership in the high tech industry including CEO roles at a public company, venture-backed startups, and his own entrepreneurial ventures including Connexall USA, Azalea Networks, and SpectraLink. He is a former Chairman of the American Electronics Association Mountain States Council and a member of the AeA national board. John holds a bachelor of liberal arts with honors from Harvard University. He is conversant in Mandarin Chinese with reading and writing skills at the upper-intermediate level.