Team

Quin Sandler, CEO

Quin has been a serial entrepreneur for over 13 years. His background is rooted in design, both graphic, industrial and web, as well as marketing, sales and product development. Prior to Plantiga, Quin founded the Principe Design Group, a branding and identity company, Keystone Learning, a mobile tutoring start-up, and FestThis.com, a live video production studio. 

 

SERGIO MOLLICA, MObile ENGINEER

Sergio was trained as a process engineer, working in various roles within the mining sector involving analytics, simulation and project management. Moving into software development, Sergio is now a mobile engineer with a specialization in iOS development and database. 

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Colin Fitzgerald, CTO

Colin has an extensive background in electronics, PCB and circuit design, manufacturing technology, software development, micro controllers and sensor design. He's been involved in technology commercialization and product development for over 15 years. Through his previous start-up, PlaceDroid, Colin worked with many hardware companies around North America. 

 

Mathew Fournier, Data scienTist

Mathew has extensive experience in machine and deep learning, electrical engineering and human physiology. He's in charge of developing new analytic methods and algorithms around the company's core gait analytic system. 

Advisors

Dr. Matt Jordan, Olympic Coach

Matt Jordan is a global authority on asymmetry monitoring, and its use as a predictor of injury. He's an Olympic coach, and a Director of Sports Science for Alpine Canada. He has been consulting with Olympic athletes including more than 30 Olympic and World Championship medalists since 1998.

 

Gary Vitti, HEAD TRAINEr, L.A. LAKERS

Gary joined the Los Angeles Lakers prior to the 1984-85 campaign. Since his arrival in Los Angeles, the Lakers have won eight NBA championships (1985, 1987, 1988, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2009 and 2010), thanks in no small part to the health of such players as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Magic Johnson, Shaquille O'Neal, Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol and numerous others.

 

Paul RObbins, DATA ANALYSt, NBA, NFL, NCAA

Paul is the Director of Elite Performance at STATS, the official data partner of the NBA and NFL. He consults on data analysis with many teams in the NBA, NFL, MLS and NCAA. He works with the US National Women's and Mens Soccer teams. Paul has been consulting pro and amateur teams for over 20 years. 

 

DR. jordan shlain, MD

Dr. Shlain is the founder and chairman of Healthloop, a cutting edge startup pushing the boundaries of cloud based medical follow-ups. He's the founder of Private Medical and the Medical Advisor to the renowned Anderson Cancer Center. Jordan brings a wealth of experience in healthcare and technology. 

 

Tim DiFrancesco, Strength Coach, L.A. Lakers

Tim is now in his 5th season with the Lakers. He serves as the head strength and conditioning coach for the team, working closely with Gary Vitti on all aspects of the players health and performance. He also runs TD Athlete's Edge, a sports performance company that focused on training, recovery, nutrition and more. 

 

Matt chapdelaine, pro athlete & Coach

Matt has played football for the BC Lions as a wide receiver. He has coached at Simon Fraser University in British Columbia, a member of the NCAA. Matt is a well respected coach across various sports, giving clinics around the US and Canada. He brings a wealth of experience in the sports and rehab domain. 

Dr. Issa Traore, P. ENG, Data Scientist

Dr. Traore has a doctorate in software engineering, with a wealth of experience in network security, behavioral biometric technologies, gait algorithms, software quality engineering, machine learning, deep learning and artificial intelligence.

Dr. geoffrey allan gray, heeluxe

Dr. Geoffrey Gray brings 10+ years of experience in sport performance analysis, athlete rehabilitation and physiotherapy. He is the owner/operator of Heeluxe, a biomechanical and footwear testing facility in Santa Barbara, and co-owner of the Elite Performance and Rehabilitation Center.

 

Partners