January 14, 2021
Ognomy Announces New COO
Ognomy continues to grow, appoints Greg Ross as COO
Buffalo, N.Y., January 13, 2021 – Ognomy, the premier telemedicine platform for diagnosing, testing and treating sleep apnea, and the first to entirely shift the care of sleep apnea from a clinical setting to the home, announces the appointment of Greg Ross to the position of Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately.
The new leadership addition reflects Ognomy’s successful and continued expansion from a start-up to fast-growing enterprise. It will allow CEO and founder Dan Rifkin to dedicate time to the development of Ognomy’s product roadmap, enabling Ross to focus on building out Ognomy’s go-to-market strategy and driving the business across the United States.
Greg joins Ognomy with over 20 years’ experience in the technology and software industry, including leadership roles at both Hewlett-Packard Enterprise and a startup within Dell’s CTO organization, bringing ground-breaking technologies to market. Greg began his career developing B2B eCommerce platforms before moving on to lead an innovative IT organization that built an end-to-end white label eCommerce platform, utilized by Home Depot, Lowes, and other large retailers.
“I’ve been following the evolution of the telehealth space – particularly with its escalated adoption last year – and Ognomy had my attention as a new company pushing the industry forward,” said Greg Ross. He continued, “This is an incredible inflection point for the business, which is quickly expanding into new markets, and I look forward to working with the Ognomy team to provide the best possible experience for our customers, partners, and employees.”
“We’re thrilled to have Greg join our growing global team at Ognomy,” said founder and CEO Daniel Rifkin, MD. “He has a great mix of startup and big brand experience and knows how to manage a team in accelerated growth mode. Greg’s leadership of our talented international group will help us more broadly achieve our mission of caring for the millions of Americans with sleep apnea.”
Based in Buffalo, N.Y, Ognomy currently services patients in New York and Georgia, and has rapid expansion plans for other U.S. markets in 2021, including; Florida, Pennsylvania and Arizona in Q1.
Ognomy presents the simplest path to better sleep for the estimated 25 million Americans suffering from sleep apnea. It is the first healthcare service to entirely shift the diagnosis and care of sleep apnea from a clinical setting to the home, saving patients time and money. Board-certified sleep medicine specialists use Ognomy to conduct the full spectrum of care for their patients, from verifying the medical condition to treatment, ultimately paving the way for life-saving sleep. Learn more at ognomy.com or download the app from the Apple App Store or Google Play.
For more information contact Ognomy today.