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#35, Linda Nash, WellcomeMD

April 17, 2020

In this episode John interviews Linda Nash, a serial entrepreneur from Richmond, VA.  Linda discusses starting and exiting three businesses prior to starting WellcomeMD, she explains proactive vs reactive medicine, she talks about concierge and executive medicine, and she goes into how the medical industry has changed through the past two decades.

 

John and Linda also discuss some of the challenges that women face in finding female mentors.  Linda gives some very interesting statistics about how VCs and PE funds treat women founders differently, and she talks about what men can do to help overcome some of the biases that prevent there from being a more diverse pool of entrepreneurs.

 

Linda also talks about running a business during the COVID pandemic and how she thinks things might change.

 

Women & VC Funding: https://qz.com/work/1372843/quartz-analyzed-the-top-female-founders-to-understand-why-their-companies-are-worth-just-20-of-mens/

Exercise & Immune Health: https://www.health.harvard.edu/staying-healthy/how-to-boost-your-immune-system

https://www.cnn.com/2020/03/26/health/immunity-exercise-sleep-meditation-stress-coronavirus-drayer-wellness/index.html