Oren Frank is the CEO of one of the world’s leading online therapy platforms, Talkspace, which he also cofounded. Mental illness is a worldwide crisis, and Oren Frank aims to make Talkspace’s services accessible to people around the world with its mobile platform. Talkspace was created out of personal experience, and a realization that it could potentially help billions of people.
Frank has led Talkspace to a high level of success. The platform has help millions of people by matching them with professional therapists. Many of the people getting help with Talkspace had no means of obtaining the help they needed before. The mobile app puts therapy in your pocket, making it more accessible than ever before. Almost everyone owns a smart phone today, and with our constant connection to the internet, help is never far away.
Frank believes that modern technology can improve society in many aspects, and he showcases this belief in the way he uses modern technology to improve societies mental health. He and his wife Roni Frank created Talkspace in 2012 hoping to bring mental health services to everybody. The two realized the benefits of therapy in their early marriage, which helped to inspire the platforms creation.
Before cofounding Talkspace with his wife, Frank had established himself as senior marketing executive with McCann Erickson WorldWide. He became well known for being progressive and implementing creative strategies. He quickly became one of the top marketers across the world. He has often said that Talkspace is his redemption for the years he worked in marketing.
After couples therapy helped to save their marriage, Frank realized the global need for accessible therapy. Mrs. Frank changed her career path, leaving behind software development for a degree in psychology.
Now, Talkspace is growing in its influence, helping connect people in need with professionals who can help them.
Ara Chackerian graduated from the Florida State University with a B.S in Marketing, the skills he gained there have enabled him to run successful businesses and co-found various companies. His ideas are always based on adding value to human life and the environment. He is a successful investor, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He has co-founded the following companies; TMS Health Solutions…. he is also the managing director at ASC Holdings LLC. He has held other senior positions in various companies. They include the Executive chairman at PipelineRx, the Chief Executive Officer at BMC Diagnostic, and Executive Vice president at PSS/World Medical.
The main aim of ASC Holdings is to invest in upcoming healthcare companies. ASC helps such companies acquire the required technology to run their health services effectively. Ara’s two decades of experience in the healthcare field have made him understand his work. He is executing his work with much ease. He understands exactly where to invest in the healthcare field. Therefore, ASC helps startup healthcare companies with the latest technology in imaging equipments and data storage: This enables healthcare providers to offer the best services to patients. It is also easier to deal with outbreaks since there is a streamlined system of sharing the relevant patient data.
Ara Chackerian has partnered with various Non-profit organization to support education currently, the organizations he has partnered with are based in the United States. Nicaragua and Armenia. Ara, together with his long-time partner, run a Teak farm in Limonapa. This farm produces environmentally friendly products — all the equipment and activities in the firm work towards improving the environment rather than degrading it. The farm is also a source of livelihood for many families within the area. The farm lies on a 1000-acre piece of land. They produce high-quality teak that is used for flooring, lumber, and furniture.