“We are honored to be recognized as a top startup by the prestigious TiE organization. As the only health site in the finalist category for social networking, we are bolstered by TiE’s support of our innovations in health information,
Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) April 25, 2011
FoundHealth.com, a leading provider of health information about Integrative Health treatments, has been recognized with the TiE 50 Finalist Award. FoundHealth received a TiE 50 Finalist Award in the Social Networking and Internet category -- one of five categories honored by the TiE 50 awards. The TiE 50 Award recognizes top startups in various fields of technology from Clean Tech to Internet and Social Networking.
The general public can support FoundHealth by voting on the FoundHealth page at the TiE Award site.
FoundHealth provides a smarter approach to managing health by providing information and shared treatment experiences from patients and professionals about credible health treatments. This Integrative Health approach includes the complete spectrum from conventional to natural treatments, organized into medicine, herbs, diet, mind, body and spirit.
The TiE50 Awards is TiE Silicon Valley’s premier annual awards program keenly contested by technology startups worldwide. Previous TiE50 Award recipients show a strong track record of attracting investments (over $20 Billion since 2009) and recognition from the consumer and professional community. TiE Silicon Valley, the world’s largest not-for-profit network of entrepreneurs and professionals, is dedicated to the advancement of entrepreneurship, with over 14,000 members in 56 chapters across 13 countries.
“We are honored to be recognized as a top startup by the prestigious TiE organization. As the only health site in the finalist category for social networking, we are bolstered by TiE’s support of our innovations in health information," said Rita Sharma, CEO of FoundHealth. “Our brand of social networking means that we leverage shared community experiences to provide meaningful health information to health seekers around the world”.
The TiE 50 Award recipients will be announced at the TiE Con event taking place on May 13th and May 14th in Santa Clara. The finalists will be determined by a panel of seven judges on three criteria, Business Model, IP Value, and Leadership Team.
FoundHealth.com offers a smarter approach to health information and solutions. For each health challenge, whether its depression or melanoma cancer, FoundHealth.com's platform encourages patients and professionals to share their experiences with various treatments in the Medicine, Herbs, Diet, Body, Mind and Spirit categories. The social networking experience is combined with a robust set of articles so users can deeply understand their condition and all the credible treatments available to fight it. By providing in-depth information and real experiences with health treatments, FoundHealth.com delivers an extensive toolkit to find their health and build their own unique care plans. For more information on FoundHealth.com’s smarter approach to health, please visit http://www.foundhealth.com. Follow FoundHealth on Facebook and Twitter.