Gareth Hughes

Dallas, Texas, US

Pursue your passion, enjoy life, give back.
Gareth's Skills
Business Development
Technical
Fundraising
Operations
Strategy
Background

About Gareth

I have a background in Biomedical Engineering with a focus on nanotechnology. My interests lie in the use of nanotechnology to solve healthcare and life sciences problems. I have over 20 years experience in startups and am always looking out for new opportunities to launch and grow.

Quote

The best way to predict the future is to create it! - Peter Drucker

Work Experience

President

Caizio, LLC

July 2012 - Today

We specialize in helping medtech and biotech startups launch and grow through providing support in fundraising, product development, and technology transfer.

Owner

The GLITCH & Co

June 2015 - Today

Screen printing, embroidery, heat transfer films and more. We create custom and personalized apparel and other goods for companies, non-profits, clubs and organizations, and sports teams.

Director

Heapy Hughes Foundation

September 2009 - Today

We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to supporting the efforts of students and researchers that share our passion of advancing medicine through science and engineering. We do this through providing scholarships and grants to qualified individuals.

President and CEO

Medical Nanotechnologies

December 2010 - December 2013

Medical Nanotechnologies, Inc. (MedNanoTech) was a cancer nanomedicine company developing nanoparticle-based thermal therapies and drug delivery systems.

Group Leader, Life Sciences

Zyvex Corporation

June 2003 - July 2007

Zyvex was the world's first molecular nanotechnology company. In 2007, Zyvex Corporation split into 3 separate business entities: Zyvex Instruments - Develops and sells nanoprobing instruments to IC industry. Zyvex Performance Materials - Sells carbon nanotube/polymer composites. Zyvex Labs - Doing research on Atomically Precise Manufacturing.

Co-Founder

Medical Nanotechnologies

August 2007 - November 2010

Medical Nanotechnologies, Inc. (MedNanoTech) was a cancer nanomedicine company developing nanoparticle-based thermal therapies and drug delivery systems.

Education

University of Dallas, Graduate School of Management

MBA, Entrepreneurship

2004 - 2007

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Biomedical Engineering

1994 - 1999

University of Cincinnati

Chemical Engineering

1989 - 1994