Howard Bright was appointed CTO of InvisionHeart in April 2014 and has worked with the company since its early days as a Jumpstart Foundry cohort. Howard brings more than 22 years of experience in healthcare and information technology covering technology, product development and launch, software development and development operations.
Prior to joining InvisionHeart, Howard was CTO of Passport Health Communications from its early startup days in 1998 until its acquisition by Experian in late 2013. As CTO at Passport, he focused on technical strategy, system interoperation and the culture of small development teams. Prior to his role as CTO, Howard was Senior VP over the Patient Access Verification business unit, successfully launched and product-managed Passport’s then flagship product IntelliSource, managed various product and development teams, and developed software.
Prior to Passport, Howard was Director of Systems Engineering at IPN Network where he developed and managed IPN’s claims clearinghouse. He is a 1992 graduate of Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, TN with majors in computer science and math.