Mr. Norris is a dynamic senior executive with over 20 years of experience in building businesses and successful brands in markets around the world. Mr. Norris is recognized as an expert and thought leader in the areas of technology, marketing, international business, and entrepreneurism.
He is currently the co-founder and CEO of MD Insider, an innovative and disruptive technology company that is using big data to revolutionize the healthcare market. Before founding MD Insider, Mr. Norris was the co-founder and CEO of BlueCava, a company that is revolutionizing the online advertising market with an innovative device identification technology that significantly improves the targeting of online advertising. Prior to founding BlueCava, Mr. Norris held numerous executive positions including: Founder, Chairman, and CEO of OnRequest Images, Founder, Chairman and CEO of ObjectSpace, CEO of Xcel Tech, and VP and General Manager at Casco Signal Ltd.
He has extensive fund raising experience, having raised over $150 million from venture capital, private equity, angel, and debt sources. Mr. Norris has extensive international business experience, having lived and worked in Europe, Asia, and the United States. He is a regular speaker at industry conferences, has lectured at organizations such as Microsoft and the Harvard Business School, has appeared on business TV programs such as CNN, Bloomberg TV, and is regularly quoted in publications such as The Wall Street Journal and New York Times.
Mr. Norris has won various awards, including the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year, the Inc. 500, and The Software 500. He supports a number of charities including the American Diabetes Association and the National MS Society. Mr. Norris sits on a number of boards and is a senior advisor to a number of emerging technology companies.