Ben Dillon is a big picture type of guy. He loves sharing new ideas in digital marketing, keeping a watchful eye on healthcare industry trends and seeing how it all intersects. A sought-after speaker, writer, blogger and current SHSMD board member, Ben’s an influential voice in healthcare marketing, helping organizations across the country embrace online strategies to engage health consumers. Combine his industry savvy with his background in software development and you can see why he’s also an important member of Geonetric’s software team, ensuring our content management system stays a step ahead of market needs. Ben is a co-owner of Cedar Rapids-based software company and digital agency, Geonetric, Real Estate firm Agile Ventures and is a co-founder and board member of the Iowa Startup Accelerator and the New Bohemia Innovation Collaborative (NewBoCo). Ben holds a master’s degree in eBusiness and strategic management from the University of Iowa and a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering from the University of Michigan. When he’s not traveling and evangelizing, Ben enjoys hunting, cooking with his family, and playing the Big House with the University of Michigan Alumni marching band.