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Christopher from Excelsior is working to transform Minnesota by ‘solving healthcare founders needs’.

Chris Minar received his BS in Aeronautical Engineering. He then pursued further education in Engineering Management, Technology Management, and Program Management, as well as Local Drug Delivery.

Throughout his career, Chris has worked in a variety of medical device companies, specializing in fields such as Bioelectronics, Robotics, Neuromodulation, and Cardiac Electrophysiology. He has over 30 years of experience in operating and leadership positions, and has a strong track record of successfully guiding companies through strategic planning, technology evaluation, and organizational development.

In addition to his extensive technical expertise, Chris is also skilled in IP creation and management, as well as user-centric design. He has a reputation for developing simplified product solutions and has a track record of successfully recovering struggling programs.

Chris is a respected medical innovation champion and has served as a mentor, board member, and executive consultant for numerous companies. He is also an angel investor and has been involved in several M&A diligence and advisory roles.

As a newcomer to Minnesota, Chris is excited to bring his expertise and experience to the state and help unite and transform the medical device industry. He looks forward to working with local businesses and organizations to drive innovation and growth in the field.

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Christopher's work aligns with 5 of the United Nations.
Sustainable Development Goals.

To end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all - Christopher’s work contributes towards the 5 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

There is no point of United We Transform and working smart locally if we don’t connect to our wider humanity.

Christopher will cut through "Minnesota Nice” by sharing ‘their’ personality.

This is an AI generated perspective of Christopher’s personality. Research indicates accuracy of 95% for anyone with an online social presence.

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Christopher tends to communicate very directly with others, favoring action over prolonged analysis.


OVERVIEW:

Christopher is decisive, energized by ideas, and overlooks details, so if you are using a pitch deck, limit it to a few slides and stick to the big picture.

What comes naturally to Christopher

  • Getting angsty if a conversation lasts too long

  • Setting ambitious goals for others

  • Feeling anxious about someone else making decisions on his behalf


COMMUNICATON:

Christopher tends to be intense, assertive, and confident. They are focused on improving results, tending to direct others and share ways to improve. Be direct and logical when addressing them.

When speaking to Christopher

  • Get right to the bottom line

  • Assert yourself with confidence

  • Don't be afraid to disagree


MOTIVATION:

Christopher loves taking on big projects and setting ambitious goals. They are a direct, decisive leader who prioritizes measurable results and finds thrill in improvement. They thrive in a high-energy, fast-paced environment that allows him plenty of room for growth and personal achievement.

What motivates Christopher

  • Challenges

  • Professional growth

  • Taking charge


WORK:

Christopher has the tendency to push back on anything they disagree with. They are often focused on achieving goals and maintaining results. Though they can seem intimidating to some people, their respect can be easily earned through direct and honest dialogue.

When working with Christopher

  • Get used to a fast work pace

  • Expect him to adapt quickly to change

  • Give him a chance to take charge

By publishing their virtual Fingerprint, allows others to get to know them a little better.

Christopher’s Fingerprint is created by mining 100+ public websites to create an index of weighted terms from Christopher’s online activity.

Local Drug Delivery

User Centric Design

Medical Innovation Champion

operating leadership experience

Board Director

Cardiac Electrophysiology

Aeronautical Engineering

course work

Engineering Management

Technology Management

medical device companies

Heart Failure

Founder

Co-founder

Advisor

Bioelectronics

Robotics

Neuromodulation

Cardiology

R&D Engineering Director

Senior Program Manager

Lake Region Medical

Research

Development Engineer

Local Drug Delivery

User Centric Design

Medical Innovation Champion

operating leadership experience

Board Director

Cardiac Electrophysiology

Aeronautical Engineering

course work

Engineering Management

Technology Management

medical device companies

Heart Failure

Founder

Co-founder

Advisor

Bioelectronics

Robotics

Neuromodulation

Cardiology

R&D Engineering Director

Senior Program Manager

Lake Region Medical

Research

Development Engineer

We share this information in order to break down silos, enable learning from others and empower collaboration across Minnesota.

A quick pause to thank our employers:

We can represent as individuals. But we also need to connect our companies, their products and budgets to transform….

How can we influence the media with our corporate budgets to make the changes necessary in our state?

Please check out my organizations website to see if it could serve yours.

Thank youNeuraWorxfor supporting United We Transform!

How can Christopher extended network contribute to enhancing local efforts?

To collaborate better, we need to connect across silos. We need to connect better within silos. Often times the best answer is just a cubicle away that you never would have thought of. Sometimes it is an ocean away.

We are now simply providing people here to help you connect and be more successful in your career, but right now… for Minnesota!

Vincent Pecararo
Digital Transformation Leader, Department of Defense


KEYWORDS
Digital Transformation
Daycare Management
Contracting
B21

PRESUADE WITH
Kindness
Contracting details
Concrete evidence
Sincerity

DIGITAL RATING

12

Colter Lease
Art Director, Creative Lead, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Photoshop
Art Direction
Spray Pain Art
Artificial Intelligence

PRESUADE WITH
Creativity
Art
Design
Parenthood

DIGITAL RATING

36

Nathalia Luna
Solution Designer, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Data science
Graphs
Design Thinking
Real Time Work

PRESUADE WITH
Travel
Remote Working
Real time feedback
Quick thinking

DIGITAL RATING

45

Jack Burgess
Facilitator, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Landscape Painting
Skateboards
Facilitation
Design Methodology

PRESUADE WITH
Rural settings
Artistic Influence
MGT Models
Low tech

DIGITAL RATING

22

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2/5 Very little or inaccurate social data
3/5 Has details but doesn’t post/share/comment often
4/5 Active and accurate
5/5 Social leader

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