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About Nudge: Innovating for a Healthier Tomorrow


Our Story: The Birth of an Innovative Idea

Nudge began with a simple yet challenging concept: help people take their medications without adding unnecessary warnings or complications into their already busy lives. Our journey involved integrating sensors, cutting-edge hardware, seamless cloud interactions, user-friendly apps, and a creative methodology to make it all work in harmony. It's the brainchild of a group of passionate and talented individuals dedicated to turning this ambitious vision into a tangible reality.


Meet the Innovators Behind Nudge

Mike Giller 

Mike Giller: The Technical Visionary

Mike, the technical founder of Nudge, has always been fascinated by the potential of automation. His journey began with a venture that connected sensors to mobile apps for monitoring buildings and labs. The idea's simplicity and effectiveness inspired Mike to pivot towards Nudge. He saw an opportunity to use similar technology for medication tracking, recognizing its potential to aid a significant portion of the population. The development of a working prototype reinforced his belief in Nudge's benefits – not just for him but for his family, pets, and loved ones. Mike's vision for Nudge goes beyond a product – it's about creating a caring and intuitive experience for users.


Matt Kressy

Matt Kressy: The Design Maestro

Matt is not just an expert in product design and development; he's a visionary in his field. As the Founding Director of the MIT Integrated Design & Management (MITidm) master’s degree program and a leader in innovation at the New England Innovation Academy, Matt brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Nudge. When he first heard about Nudge, he immediately recognized its potential to make a significant impact. Collaborating with Mike, Matt has been instrumental in transforming the technical concept of Nudge into a delightful product. He's the creative force behind the unique design and experience of Nudge, infusing it with a sense of wonder and practicality. From naming the product to shaping its distinctive design, Matt's contributions ensure that every Nudge user has an experience that is truly extraordinary.


Our Mission: Simplifying Healthcare, One Nudge at a Time

At Nudge, we're more than just a company – we're a team dedicated to making a difference. Our mission is to simplify healthcare through innovative technology, ensuring that medication adherence is easy, reliable, and part of everyday life. We invite you to join us on this journey towards a healthier, more connected world.