Michael GortonCEO at Recuro Health
Michael Gorton is a 14x Serial Entrepreneur who has created tens of billions of dollars in net worth from companies he has started.. As one of the pioneers of telemedicine and digital health, Gorton helped create, what is becoming a TRILLION dollar industry. The lessons learned from building 14 companies are reflected in his best-seller: Broken Handoff, a book that educates entrepreneurs, human capital experts, and investors.
Audacious goals and adventure have always been an integral part of his daily life. The results of these goals can be seen in industry changing results from companies he has founded like Internet Global, Teladoc, Palo Duro Records, Back To Space, and Principal Solar. The current goal is to continue developing new ideas and technologies that have a transformative foundation and can generate returns for stakeholders. Two of his books have made Amazon Top 10 lists, with Forefathers and Founding Fathers reaching the #1 position. In the world of adventure, Michael and his family are climbing the highest point of elevation (mountain) in each of the 50 states. Michael has 42 complete with 8 to go. He is working on his 3rd degree black belt in Kenpo Karate from Jim Dryburgh’s Power Kenpo Studio.
Specialties: Telemedicine, Engineering, Space, early and mid-stage company building, serving on Boards, as Advisor or Director, development of corporate culture, writing, legal analysis, capital raising, and problem-solving. Michael enjoys working with early and growth-stage entrepreneurs who have industry-changing ideas, but need help “avoiding the potholes.”