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Health Technology Strategies  

Who We Are

Below is a look at our internal team with a list of our key partners to be added soon.

Michael Lake
Michael is a healthcare technology strategist. For the past 15 years, he has been President of Circle Square Inc. and driving market research, strategy consulting and business development for the company's healthcare, life sciences and technology clients. Prior to forming Circle Square, Michael led HIT efforts at Bell Atlantic, CSC, EDS and McDonnell Douglas focusing on patient care systems for hospitals and clinics. He was part of the teams that first developed HL7, clinical data repositories, integration engines, and EMRs. He started his career at Cedars Sinai and Huntington Memorial in California managing some of the nation's earliest implementations of total HIT solutions for hospitals.

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Dave Lake
has 15 years of experience running small businesses and creating compelling content offerings for a variety of different mediums. He is adept at synthesizing complex topics into approachable presentations. He currently functions as Executive Producer for Circle Square, running the company's publishing business and developing new products. He spent a decade at Microsoft, overseeing content and social media for several of MSN's entertainment websites. He is a also a seasoned musician and entertainment writer, having sold over 100,000 records with his band and contributing regularly to Seattle Weekly.

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