CO-FOUNDER, CEO, GRANDPAD
WHY: Develops computer tablets for seniors; devices come preloaded with apps to connect seniors with loved ones; has amassed 800,000 active users including seniors, family members and caregivers. Backed by Taiwan-based PC giant Acer. 2019 Family-Owned Business Award winner.
QUOTABLE: “Now more than ever, staying connected with family and friends is important, but it’s critical for seniors who can’t travel or visit with loved ones.’’