Zillion was established in 2014 as a telehealth company to improve people’s wellbeing by emphasizing their individual lifestyle choices, with support from relevant digital and human interaction. Rather than offering canned content for broad health solutions, Zillion, through our technology, focuses on care, coaching, and health recommendations that precisely address individuals’ conditions, goals, and lifestyles. Modifying human choices with relevant personal interactions creates sustained, long-lasting change required for positive health outcomes. Positive health outcomes can be achieved through our platform, Zillion SaaS for a company looking to bring their programs to life, or our own proprietary wellbeing programs, RestoreHealth or RestoreResilience.
We understand the importance of customized guidance and real human connections. Our easy-to-use platform enables streamlined, cost-effective, and personalized engagement that results in better outcomes – for your employees or your business.
Everyone pulls their own weight and I have never heard ‘that's not my job’ or ‘that's above my pay grade’. It is truly a team and everyone is all-in!”- Zillion Employee
And overall the company is filled with passionate people working towards a common goal of helping people better their lives through improved well being.”- Zillion Employee
to give input that is really taken into consideration.”- Zillion Employee
We work together to help people live happier healthier lives and that is at the core of what we do day to day.”- Zillion Employee
Ms. Morrison Deutsch brings to Zillion almost 30 years of experience in translating business and technology requirements into actionable plans to provide a superior user experience. Before joining Zillion, Ms. Morrison Deutsch served as Executive Director of Customer Experience, Collaboration and Transformation at Kronos. Prior to Kronos, she was a thought leader at Cloud Technology Partners (CTP). At CTP she developed both the technical and organizational strategies to support customers’ business transformations. Ms. Morrison Deutsch spent eight years at Health Dialog as the Chief Application Officer, where she designed and managed the launch of a global coaching application. Throughout her career, she has been a leader at the intersection of healthcare and technology and has been responsible for the delivery of multiple innovative offerings that connect clinicians and patients. These offerings provide world-class care and address the management and improvement of chronic conditions globally. Ms. Morrison Deutsch holds a BA from Curry College and a MEd from the University of South Carolina-Columbia.
Mr. Barlotta has more than 25 years of sales experience in the health insurance, benefits and broker/consultant markets. Previously, he served as director of sales for Gallagher Marketplace, a division of Arthur J. Gallagher & Company in Chicago, IL. Prior to joining Arthur J. Gallagher, Mr. Barlotta gained expertise growing and leading high-performance sales teams across an array of health-related and consumer companies including CIGNA, eHealth Solutions, Mobil Chemical Co., and Procter and Gamble. Mr. Barlotta holds a BS in management from Gettysburg College.
Jon brings over 15 years of experience implementing SaaS-based products which reach hundreds of millions of users every day. With a particular passion for agile development, DevOps, and cloud-native solutions, he takes pride in exceeding users’ expectations and translating today’s imperfections to tomorrow’s successes. Prior to joining Zillion, Jon was at Synacor for 7 years and led engineering for Zimbra, helping the global team source the best people, most efficient processes, and well-crafted architectures to evolve the product to a modern, secure and scalable platform. Prior to Synacor, he held leadership positions across engineering, support, program management, and quality at Monster, GTxcel, and Wolters Kluwer Health. Jon holds a BS in Computer Information Systems from Bentley University and executive certification in Technical and Product Strategy from MIT. Outside of work, Jon enjoys hiking, boating, cooking, and cheering his four kids on at theaters, on fields, and in gyms.
For more than a decade, Mr. Marullo has been helping companies mine and utilize data analytics to support strategy development and operational planning and execution. At Zillion, he and his team work to better understand what works best for our customers, channel partners, and members in improving health outcomes and reducing related costs. A former director at John Hancock, Mr. Marullo previously served as an Intelligence Officer in the U.S. Army and is a graduate of West Point with an MBA from Boston College.
Mr. Petraglia is a recognized information security and cyber-crime expert with over 15 years of experience. He has served as Chief Information Security Officer and has lead data breach and forensic investigations and security assessments for both public and private sector clients throughout the world. With an extensive background in the Federal sector he has provided information security and digital forensic training for police departments, hospitals, government agencies, and major corporations. As a Practitioner in Residence at a University he teaches Forensic Computer Investigation and National Security classes at the undergraduate, graduate, and PhD level and was one of the first to instruct forensic computer investigation training at the Police Academy of Puerto Rico. Often cited by the media, he has been featured on ABC, CBS and Fox and have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, MSNBC, Reuters, CIO Magazine, Security News Daily, Processor Magazine, PC Advisor, Dark Reading, ISC2.org, eForensic Magazine, Computer World, and Information Week. Mr. Petraglia holds a Master’s degree from the University of New Haven.
As an experienced senior human resources leader and business partner, Ms. Rosser has used her strong human resources background and blend of experiences in various positions within the private and publicly sectors to affect positive change at Zillion. Effectively balancing big picture thinking and strategic planning with hands-on execution has allowed her to combine decisiveness and strong business acumen in helping Zillion achieve its growth objectives. Ms. Rosser is a graduate from Bradford College with a BS in Human Studies.
Erica Thompson is a marketing leader with 15 years of experience implementing and managing marketing systems and resources, as well as developing the processes and best practices necessary to ensure a flow of qualified leads. She has a Master's Degree from New York University in Graphic Communications Management and Technology, and has worked at companies such as Ernst & Young, CA Technologies, and Gartner. Throughout her career, she has gained expertise in marketing strategy, demand generation, digital marketing, and marketing technology, and has led diverse and geographically dispersed teams through complex marketing operations.
Kristen Simon is a Certified Health Coach and Personal Trainer, with a background in behavior change and wellness programming. Kristen has worked in the wellness industry for the past 8 years, and has spent 5 years coaching individuals to help them achieve their goals and build healthy lives. Kristen is an avid reader, who likes to spend her free time curled up with a good book and her pup, Rhett.
Angela has over 25 years of experience as a product strategist with a passion for creating application solutions that support targeted business outcomes, data-driven research that drives end-user engagement. Prior to joining Zillion, Angela worked with Cityside Management for over ten years. As President for Cityside, she was responsible for all operations, she also defined the vision and created the design of their proprietary software product. Additionally, she managed the development and implementation of the product. As Director of Experience Design at Health Dialog, she led a team to create the Healthcare Suite – a collection of collaborative care products – that included health coaching, web portals, health assessments and personal action plans. She was the liaison between gathering client needs and aligning with business development to ensure an optimal customer experience. Angela holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Lesley University.
Alice brings in more than a decade industry experience in Business Analysis & Product Management. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science Engineering and Masters in Business Administration. At Zillion, she works with the internal and external stakeholders to define the product roadmap and strategy. She acts as a liaison between the engineering and business teams to facilitate product delivery from start to finish. She loves to travel and spends most of her free time on road trips.
Keta brings over a decade of professional experience in software development, testing & technical program management for SaaS-based products in the field of 3D animation, Health Care, Adtech, Health tech, Med tech, E-commerce, Education, Supply-chain across Web, Mobile & CTV. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering and Master's in Computer Science. She has a strong passion for agile development & devops and takes pride in releasing applications with superior user experience. Keta brings expertise in establishing efficient Agile processes throughout the organization and is a strong believer that good enough is not acceptable when it comes to quality of a product. She enjoys cooking, traveling, VR games and baking with her daughter.
Deepa brings over 20 yrs experience building and deploying full stack software applications in various industries. She has a passion for working in startups and small teams to build products that focus on iteratively delivering solutions that meet customer requirements and place strong emphasis on usability. She has experience in leading off-shore teams and customer facing and cross functional roles. Prior to joining Zillion, Deepa worked at Synacor where she led the launch of zimbracloud.com, the company’s first SaaS offering targeting direct consumers. Deepa holds a Bachelor’s in Computer Engineering and Master’s in Computer Science from Utah State University. Outside of work, Deepa is busy doing stuff with her two girls and her dog and also spending time outdoors.
Michelle has nearly 8 years experience in Marketing and Design with a passion for creating visual solutions for business questions. Prior to Zillion, Michelle worked in event, print, and presentation design. Michelle graduated from the University of Lynchburg with a major in Marketing and minor in Graphic Design, and she was honored the Most Outstanding Student in the University of Lynchburg's Business School. Michelle is passionate about health and fitness and works part-time as a fitness trainer.
I have over 30 years of Software Development experience. The last 14 years has been focused on mobile development and getting customers quality mobile applications. I graduated from Boston University in 1988 with a BA in Computer Science.. I enjoy spending time with my two boys doing outdoor activities in Vermont.
Reza Yavari M.D. is a Board certified endocrinologist trained at the Yale School of Medicine. As a Founder and CEO of Beyond Care® since 2000, he has been a leader in the field of lifestyle management aimed at metabolic disorders such as diabetes and obesity.
Dr. Yavari is a regular guest on national and local radio and television stations and lectures frequently to a variety of audiences. His efforts and his book titled It Must Be My Metabolism (McGraw-Hill) have been featured in the New York Times, the Yoga Journal, Shape Magazine, NPR, CNN News Live, More magazine, among other national press and media. His book titled Simulation Coaching together with an accompanied software app called Health Lifecards is available for health seekers who wish to self-coach to lose weight and reduce diabetes risk by means of therapeutic lifestyle change. In 2017 his efforts won him the prestigious “Solver” title at the MIT-SOLVE international competition.
Mr. Kouvaris has been Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Chestnut Hill Ventures LLC since March 2002. Prior to Chestnut Hill Ventures, he was the Vice President of Finance for GCC Investments, LLC, a subsidiary of GC Companies, Inc. Before joining GC Companies, Mr. Kouvaris was a senior manager and Certified Public Accountant with Coopers & Lybrand LLP (predecessor to PricewaterhouseCoopers) in Boston. He currently serves and has served as a director of Millwall Football and Athletic Club plc, Coastal Medical Transportation LLC, AcuityLink LLC, Virtyx Inc., Affinity Solutions, Inc., FleetCor Technologies, Inc., ACA Capital Holdings, Inc., and Vanguard Modular Building Systems, LLC, among others. Mr. Kouvaris holds a B.S. in Accountancy from Boston College.
Mr. Boyle has more than 30 years of business experience, including currently serving as the CEO of Foresters Financial. Mr. Boyle was Zillion’s Chief Executive Officer from 2015 through 2017. Prior to Zillion, he was the president and chief executive officer of John Hancock until 2012. Mr. Boyle’s experience at John Hancock and its predecessor companies includes two decades of ever-increasing responsibilities in finance, operations, technology, customer service, investments, product development, distribution and marketing. He has held leadership roles in businesses including mutual funds, retirement plans, annuities, life and long-term care insurance and registered broker dealers. Mr. Boyle began his career as a CPA with Coopers & Lybrand. He currently is an advisory board member at HLM Venture Partners and sits on a variety of not-for-profit boards of directors.
Mr. Braverman was a Partner and Chief Financial Officer of Wellington Management Company, LLP from 1986 to 2007. Prior to that he served as Corporate Pension Manager for Digital Equipment Corporation from 1980 to 1986 and as Tax Counsel from 1977 to 1978; Director of Taxation and International Controller for Data Terminal Systems from 1978 to 1980; and Tax Manager for Arthur Young & Co. from 1973 to 1977. Mr. Braverman is currently a Director of Leerink Swann Holdings LLC, Claren Road Asset Management LLC, Aesir Capital Management, Director and Lead Independent Trustee of HIMCO Variable Insurance Trust, Trustee of Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo and Co., and a member of the Leadership Council of Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital. Mr. Braverman is an attorney and CPA and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Boston University and a Juris Doctor from Boston University School of Law.
Mr. Karger is the cofounder and managing partner of TwinFocus Capital, a Boston-based investment advisor that manages $4 billion. He leads the firm’s direct investing efforts in private equity and venture capital. Before founding TwinFocus in 2006, Mr. Karger was a Vice President and director of The Karger Group at UBS Financial Services. He currently serves as a director of Glory Sports International, CellInfo, Fundraise.com and Promontory Point Resources. He is also the cofounder and board president of Bridge Boston Charter School. Mr. Karger holds a B.S. in Manufacturing Engineering from Boston University as well as the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
With over 25 years of executive experience in a wide range of technology-based companies and organizations, Mr. Pearson joined Zillion as a Director in 2015. Mr. Pearson’s professional history spans a broad range of industries including advanced batteries, uninterruptible power systems (UPS), fuel cells, electronics assembly equipment and materials, digital imaging, and defense systems. Most recently, Mr. Pearson served as CEO and President of Aquion Energy, a manufacturer of high-performance batteries and stationary energy storage systems. Prior to Aquion, Mr. Pearson was the President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board at Protonex Technology Corporation which was acquired by Ballard Power Systems in 2015. Mr. Pearson holds an M.B.A. from MIT’s Sloan School of Management, an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from MIT, and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts.
Ms. Provino was the founder and CEO of Provant Health Solutions, a workplace well-being solutions company that she founded and grew annual revenues in excess of $40M prior to merging with Hooper/Holmes, a public company in the employer health and well-being sector. She has over 20 years experience in the healthcare and corporate well-being industries. She is a member of HERO’s ThinkTank, a Board Member of American Heart Association’s (AHA) Founders Affiliate and AHA of Southern New England, a member of Go Red for Women’s Executive Leadership Team, and has served as a wellness expert for three TEDMED panels.