Mentorship Program

Dan Cobb

Dan Cobb

Dan Cobb spent his 30-year career building healthcare information technology companies from startup through exit. As a co-founder of HealthMEDX, he retired as Chief Technology Officer after its sale to private equity. In the beginning, he designed the flagship product and oversaw its development and rollout. As the company grew, he at various times managed product development, research, technical support, customer implementation, sales, marketing and the data center. Prior to HealthMEDX, he was an original employee and minority owner of Management Software, later purchased by McKesson. His focus at Management Software was primarily the design and development of its software offerings. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Information Systems at Missouri State University.

Currently he is on the board of 5 non-profit organizations. The Missouri Technology Corporation provides startup and seed funding to technology and bio-tech companies in the state and supports entrepreneurial services organizations such as the efactory and the Jordan Valley Innovation Center. He is also on the board of the SW MO Humane Society, the Mercy Foundation, the Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks and the Drew Lewis Foundation.

Dan spends his professional time mentoring startup companies and owns equity in over a dozen local companies in the real estate, restaurant and technology industries.

Mentor Sessions:

October 28, 2019 | 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
December 12, 2019 | 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Ready to meet with a mentor?

Let us know you'd like to sit down with a mentor by completing the application form. All mentor sessions are 30 minutes long.

We will review each application and connect you to the mentors we think will be most helpful. Due to the number of applicants, we can't guarantee everyone will get a meeting with a mentor.

We will notify selected applicants at least one week prior to the scheduled mentor session. All information shared in mentorship meetings is confidential.

The efactory's mentorship program is a joint program with the Missouri Small Business Development Center at Missouri State University. By signing up to meet with a mentor you will also become a client of the Small Business Development Center.