MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Livongo Health, the leading consumer digital health company focused on empowering people with chronic conditions to live better, announced today that Dave Engberg joined the company as its Chief Technology Officer.
Engberg will be responsible for all engineering, service operations, and information technology functions. He joins at a time when Livongo is growing rapidly and his experience will help Livongo to scale to meet increasing demand for Livongo services.
"Our goal is to deliver an amazing experience that makes it easier for people with chronic conditions like diabetes to stay healthy. To do that requires you to employ the latest technology without having the experience be about the technology. Dave understands the challenge and I'm excited to have him leading the team," said Glen Tullman, Chief Executive Officer of Livongo. "Dave's leadership, having scaled Evernote to more than 150 million users, will be valuable as Livongo scales to more people with chronic conditions."
Before joining Livongo, Engberg served as CTO of Evernote for nine years. His team built the secure note-taking service in 2007 and grew it to support billions of notes and more than 150 million of active users. During his tenure, he was responsible for platform engineering, service operations, internal IT, security, data engineering/analytics, R&D, API/developer relations, and technical support.
"Like other great startups in Silicon Valley, Livongo is using some very cool technology to build a secure and reliable service to tackle an important and challenging problem." said Engberg. "The opportunity to join a company that is already making a real impact on the health of people with diabetes is extremely exciting. I'm proud to have a chance to make Livongo available to many more people."
A growing number of the country's most progressive Fortune 50 companies, health systems, and health plans offer the Livongo for Diabetes program, with tens of thousands of people with diabetes enrolled today.
About Livongo Health
Livongo is the leading consumer digital health company that empowers people with chronic conditions to live a better life. We have developed a completely new approach for diabetes management that combines the latest technology with coaching. By offering the right information, tools, and support, at the right time, we provide our members with real-time, personalized insights and support to make diabetes management easier. Our approach is leading to better financial and clinical outcomes while also creating a better experience for people with diabetes and their care team of family, friends, and medical professionals. For more information visit: www.livongo.com.
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