Marty Cooper's O or 24-hour day plan, with Marty's face in the center

Day in the Life: Marty Cooper, Father of the Cell Phone

Mikaela Horvath Entrepreneur, Executive, Inventor

Day in the Life: Marty Cooper Marty Cooper was born on December 26, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois where he later grew up to become a legendary American engineer who shaped the wireless communication industry. In 1950, Marty Cooper graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering at the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), and later joined the U.S. Navy and served …

Day in the Life: Viktor Makarskyy

Owaves Team Entrepreneur, Executive, Student Leave a Comment

Day in the Life: Viktor Makarskyy Viktor is a college student, entrepreneur and developer of emerging technologies. His current venture is MenuThree which makes augmented reality restaurant menus! Today, Viktor leads a team of 9 employees, publish articles about cryptoeconomics, speak at conferences, and studies engineering physics at the University of Illinois full-time. “Owaves helps me plan my days down to the …

Joe Raphael

Day in the Life: Joe Raphael, DrPH, MBA

Owaves Team Executive, Health Coach, Nutritionist, Teacher, Therapist Leave a Comment

Day in the Life: Joe Raphael, DrPH, MBA Dr. Joe Raphael has dedicated his career to “Lifestyle as Medicine”. He has worked as a therapist, clinician, consultant, teacher, administrator, executive, and researcher. Joe’s post-doctoral education includes psychoneuroimmunology, neuropsychology, positive psychology and he has additional post-doctoral training in clinical nutrition, sports medicine, psychiatry, cardiology, primary care, and healthcare administration. His specialty has been …

Day in the Life: Regan Stiegmann, D.O., MPH

Royan Executive, Military, Physician Leave a Comment

Day in the Life: Regan Stiegmann, D.O., MPH Dr. Regan Stiegmann is a newly minted Preventive Medicine physician, who was recently recognized nationally as Preventive Medicine Resident of the Year in 2017 with the Dom Gemson Award presented by the American College of Preventive Medicine (ACPM). She is a Captain in the United States Air Force and just started working in Colorado …

Julianne Charland

Day in the Life: Julianne Charland

Royan Executive, Surfer, Yoga Instructor Leave a Comment

Day in the Life: Julianne Charland Julianne Charland is a yoga instructor, rehab specialist, travel nurse recruiter and surfer based out of Denver, CO. If she’s not at work, she’ll be on her next adventure… What’s your favorite vegetable? All of them. What’s your motto? One must have the courage to lose sight of the shore in order to discover new oceans. …

Mike Dobransky

Day in the Life: Mike Dobransky

Royan Executive, Triathlete Leave a Comment

Day in the Life: Mike Dobransky Building an Engaged Community of Healthy Employees I work for a global technology company and my daily mission is to create an environment where our employees can stretch themselves both personally and professionally. Here’s how we do it: Engage. Enrich. Educate. We start with opportunities for our employees to build relationships with each other. Our best …

Julianne Charland

Day in the Life: Julianne Charland

Royan Executive, Surfer, Yoga Instructor Leave a Comment

Day in the Life: Julianne Charland Back In Action: Lessons on Resiliency In 2010, I suffered my second consecutive injury while moving patients in the hospital as an EMT. This one was to my back, and little did I know at the time this challenging journey would help make me a happier person. Initially, the medications, tests and endless paperwork all took …

Claire Akin's Owaves Day Plan

Day in the Life: Claire Akin

Royan Cyclist, Executive, Mountain Climber Leave a Comment

  Day in the Life: Claire Akin Supercharging Productivity Like many of you, I’m a go-getter with a lot on my plate. My husband and I just purchased a new home, I began a new marketing position with an Internet company that includes 50% travel and I’m training for my fourth half marathon. To say this is the busiest time of my …